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Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation : International case studies and practice (Paperback)

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Social innovators and social entrepreneurs look for creative and affordable solutions to specific societal problems.  Fueled by the spread of the internet and the ubiquity of cell phones, it is easier than ever before to attempt to solve pressing social and environmental problems in the world.  Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation presents the journeys of pioneering—and often accidental—social innovators who used their courage, tenacity, and creative thinking to find a solution to their problem.  The case studies do not gloss over the setbacks and dead ends these people faced; instead, they offer a realistic insight into the challenges and mindset needed to overcome them.  From bringing solar-powered lighting to Nigerian midwives, to using surplus food to reconnecting broken refugee families, each case draws out the lessons learned and provides guidance and advice for anyone inspired to take action of their own.
Number of Pages: 282
Genre: Business + Money Management
Sub-Genre: Entrepreneurship, Development / Sustainable Development, Green Business
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Kogan Page Ltd
Language: English
Street Date: March 28, 2016
TCIN: 50814281
UPC: 9780749475918
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-5697
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