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Being a social entrepreneur invariably involves a fair amount of risk—even more than your typical…

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7 October 2019

Stephanie Turpin (FHI 360), Brian Vo (Pact) and Chris Walker (Mercy Corps) joined me to…

23 September 2019

Oluwasoga Oni, Genevieve Barnard Oni and Joe McCord, co-founders of MDaaS Global, spoke with me…

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15 July 2019

Andi Kleissner, co-founder and co-CEO of Amped Innovation, joins me to discuss affordable energy solutions…

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12 July 2019

Carl Jensen, co-founder and CEO of Good Nature Agro, joins me to discuss agricultural solutions…

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My book

In my book The Social Entrepreneur’s Handbook, I lead you through the entire process of starting up and running a nonprofit, sharing personal success stories and advice on what not to do―valuable lessons I learned the hard way. The process, while risky, isn’t as difficult as you might think. Practically speaking, you need only two things: an idea and a plan. The former comes from you and you alone. This book supplies the latter.

The Social Entrepreneur’s Handbook

The Social Enterprise Podcast

The Social Enterprise Podcast

Social enterprise is a business that, rather than focused on making money, tries to address a social problem. In this monthly podcast, Rupert explores the challenges of starting, building, and running a social enterprise. He hears established social entrepreneurs share their insight and experience, and will find out how we can support startups at the beginning of their journey.