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Much of the rhetoric to emerge from the current U.S. government administration (and, indeed, portions…

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28 June 2018

Diana Sierra, co-founder and CEO at Be Girl, joins me to discuss the evolution of…

30 May 2018

OVER THREE DECADES working around the world in Microfinance, I’ve watched countless women take small…

18 April 2018

ON APRIL 19, the World Bank will release its latest version of the Global Financial…

6 April 2018

WORLD HEALTH DAY rolls around on Saturday, April 7 and this year’s theme is “Universal…

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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.