Social Entrepreneurship: How To Start Successful Corporate Social Responsibility And Community-based Initiatives For Advocac by Manuel LondonSocial Entrepreneurship: How To Start Successful Corporate Social Responsibility And Community-based Initiatives For Advocac by Manuel London

Social Entrepreneurship: How To Start Successful Corporate Social Responsibility And Community…

byManuel London, Richard G. MorfopoulosEditorManuel London

Hardcover | November 20, 2009

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What motivates someone to become a social entrepreneur? What are the competencies needed to be effective social advocates and agents for change? This book answers these questions in an accessible and practical way, providing comprehensive guidelines, numerous examples, and sources of information and training for anyone who wants to start a community-based social advocacy and change initiative or for employees who want to start a corporate social responsibility initiative.

Features include the following:

  • examples of individuals and organizations who have learned from successes and failures in social entrepreneurship
  • self-assessments to help readers evaluate their own talents and proclivity to be social entrepreneurs
  • steps and strategies, competency-building activities, and assessments to evaluate and facilitate initiatives
  • resources available from foundations, government agencies, and other sources for the budding social entrepreneur
Manuel London, Ph.D., is Associate Dean of the College of Business and Director of the Undergraduate College of Leadership and Service and the Center for Human Resource Management at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.Richard G. Morfopoulos, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Management at Briarcliffe College.
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Title:Social Entrepreneurship: How To Start Successful Corporate Social Responsibility And Community…Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.7 inPublished:November 20, 2009Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415801281

ISBN - 13:9780415801287

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship  

 

2. What Motivates a Social Entrepreneur  

 

3. Competencies for Social Action  

 

4. Steps and Strategies for Social Entrepreneurship  

 

5. Developing High Performing Social Action Teams  

 

6. Overcoming Barriers and Facilitating Social Entrepreneurship  

 

7. Evaluating Success: Measures of Social Performance  

 

8. Learning Resources