Social Business

When ‘social’ meets ‘business’, everything will be included – cases, funding, competitions, startups, jobs

  • šŸ“£Changemaker Challenge to Fund Big Ideas

    šŸ“£Changemaker Challenge to Fund Big Ideas

    The T-Mobile Foundation and Ashoka launched the fourth Changemaker Challenge together, a contest that gives young leaders the opportunity to advocate their ideas to drive digital empowerment, whose ages 13 to 18 are located in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Until March 31, 2022, 15 winners will be selected to win up to $15,000 in […]

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  • One of the world’s oldest social enterprises

    One of the world’s oldest social enterprises

    Corps Security was founded in 1859 by Captain Sir Edward Walter as a way to provide employment for ex-servicemen on return from the Crimean War. Corps security has been in operation for 163 years and is the UKā€™s most established and respected specialist security services provider. With a Social Enterprise status nowadays, their social mission remains […]

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  • EUR 12 million is now open for applications

    EUR 12 million is now open for applications

    On 4 Feb 2022, European Innovation Council announced a total of 12 million euros to build the European Innovation Ecosystem, hoping to support a more sustainable, robust, and integrated system that spurs innovation across ecosystems to address important challenges. A total budget of EUR 5 million is open for submission until 10 May 2022, 17:00 CET. This is to […]

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  • This company changed the traditional leaf packaging

    This company changed the traditional leaf packaging

    Leaf packaging is known as using leaves to package products to meet the goals of sustainability and fighting climate change. And nowadays, especially in Asia, there are supermarkets already using the leaf to wrap their products instead of plastic as it is shown below: But at another level, this Danish company uses fiber packaging which […]

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  • Plant-based meat, it has a huge mission that is beyond novelty

    Plant-based meat, it has a huge mission that is beyond novelty

    Have you ever heard of meat made from vegetables? It is not coming from a science fiction story, but to our daily life story now. In fact, nowadays, plant-based meat is not only made from vegetables but also incorporated with some food technology. The recipe is mainly from peas, non-based modified soybeans, mushrooms and rice. […]

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  • Social enterprise guide

    Social enterprise guide

    What is a social enterprise? It is an entity that uses business operations to solve social problems, in case you haven’t read my social enterprise post. It is clear that it involves business management and a social mission, hence it is a broad topic and I can only give you a brief guide on both […]

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  • Why can a social business certification-B Corp, level up your company?

    Why can a social business certification-B Corp, level up your company?

    “B-corp is just a social business,” you may be wondering, and it is correct at one point, but B-corp is more than a social business. It is a new kind of business that balances purpose and profit like a social business does, furthermore, it has to consider the legal requirements on the impact of their […]

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