Ecosystem for supporting social business in South Korea

Under the MIF Comparative Study of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the Japan Research Institute (JRI) visited South Korea from Feb. 22nd to 25th 2016 and interviewed several social enterprises, intermediaries, including non-profit organizations and foundations and the Korean Enterprise Promotion Agency (KoSEA), a government agency. South Korea was one of the six Asian research countries […]

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The 2016 DEMO Africa LIONS

The 5th edition of DEMO Africa concluded last Friday with the crowning of 5 startup companies that will benefit from the DEMO Africa LIONS programme. The 2-day event took place at the Sandton Convention Center, Johannesburg. It lived to its billing – More than 600 delegates attended the now defacto launch pad for African technology […]

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Creating successful strategic alliances and partnerships between companies for sustainability

Companies are increasingly expected to join with other organizations—both public and private—to address social and environmental problems. Here are seven ways to make such alliances successful. Business is being asked to do more than ever to solve social and environmental problems.1 As a result, a growing number of leading companies are taking the challenge of […]

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How Small Companies Can Get Big, Fast

How do small companies get big? It’s a question that gets asked a lot. It’s also a hard one to answer. Great execution is always key, but if I were to share a growth hack to multiplying that execution it would be to figure out strategic partnerships with companies larger than your own.  To borrow […]

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EcoWash – Save water, save time, and save money to wash your cars !

Save water, save time New and innovative way to wash cars Eco-friendly and Innovative car wash – Uses about 1 litre of water to wash and wax your car, quickly and anywhere! Most environment-friendly Waterless Car Wash Less than 3omins and your car is sparkling clean We are mobile……we can come at work, home……anywhere to […]

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Cool Marketing Tools Worth Trying in 2016!

Every individual, small business and large enterprise will not only create content and engage on social media in 2016, but seek new ways to cut through the noise and stomp out the competition. So how do you ensure your brand gets the exposure needed to fuel growth? With the help of great tools, of course. Here are 11 marketing tools […]

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Time to Apply for a 2016 SEED Award is now!

Do you have an entrepreneurial and innovative idea that is locally-driven and has great potential to contribute to sustainable development? Apply for a 2016 SEED Award here : https://www.seed.uno/ About SEED SEED is a global partnership for action on sustainable development and the green economy. SEED supports innovative small-scale and locally driven entrepreneurs around the […]

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Habits All Entrepreneurs Should Give Up in 2016

How to leave some of the worst habits of entrepreneurs in 2015 in the past. It’s that time of year again and you’re likely just finishing up your business and professional plans for 2016. The New Year is like Christmas for entrepreneurs. It signifies a new and fresh start and an additional 365 days of […]

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