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Social Entrepreneurship

Many entrepreneurs in Canada and around the globe are taking a new approach to business that puts the emphasis on making a positive difference in the world. These companies have activities that are socially or environmentally beneficial as an integral part of their business model. Discover how you can become a social entrepreneur and have a positive impact on your community.

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Blog Social entrepreneurship
December 12, 2022 | Social Entrepreneurship | Sandra Odendahl

Sustainability and your bottom line: More related than you might think

Learn to drive results and take action to improve your performance with sustainability.

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Blog Social entrepreneurship
August 09, 2021 | Social Entrepreneurship | Susan Rohac

Create a carbon strategy to gain a competitive advantage for your business

Taking a leadership role in the fight against climate change can help carve out a competitive advantage for your business.

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August 07, 2020 | Social Entrepreneurship | Craig Ryan

The Rise of Local: ‘Hopeful Monsters’ Win!

A local supply chain, a local team and an efficient website could be a winning combination in a world transformed by COVID-19.

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Blog Social entrepreneurship
March 18, 2020 | Social Entrepreneurship | Craig Ryan

The World's Climate Leaders Wear a ”B”

At the UN Climate Change Conference, 500 Corp entrepreneurs announced that they would bring their businesses to "net zero" by 2030. Learn more.

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Blog Social entrepreneurship
February 04, 2019 | Social Entrepreneurship | Craig Ryan

Live from British Columbia: The rise of capitalism 2.0?

New legislation being debated in B.C. would give legal status to benefit corporations. Is this the rise of capitalism 2.0?

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