Startup Weekend (India): Social Entrepreneurship in Action

Waxing UnLyrical

Second, I learned yet again how social media can engage participants as well as the outside world with what’s happening around you. You just read Startup Weekend (India): Social Entrepreneurship in Action , originally posted on Waxing UnLyrical , published by Shonali Burke.

[Cool Infographic Friday] Everything You Need to Know about Social Entrepreneurship

SocialFish

Via Villanova. Photo by Becca Tapert on Unsplash. Cool Infographic Friday

The Power of Starting Something Stupid [Book Review]

Stay N' Alive

Technology social entrepreneurship risk stupid book reviews bookIn my life, I have a rich dad and a poor dad ( see Robert Kiyosaki ). My poor dad is always keen to tell me that going out on my own and running my own business is "stupid", risky, and a bad decision.

Entrepreneurship With a Family is for Crazy People

Stay N' Alive

If you want to see how crazy entrepreneurship actually is go follow my friend Dave McClure and listen to a few of his presentations (warning - lots of language). Entrepreneurship, without a family, isn''t for the faint of heart. Entrepreneurship alone is tough - really tough.

Here are 10 Utah Entrepreneurs You Need to Know

Stay N' Alive

Allan is now in his own startup, I believe as co-founder, this time starting a new, up-and-coming social commerce company called Piick. Some results of his leadership include the new LDS.org design, the new Mormon.org , and he is the reason for me working for the Church and some of the Church's turn towards social (not to discredit others that have also been involved in that effort, of course). Their site calls themselves "The Social Deal Platform".

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17 Tweetchats for Social Media, Marketing and PR folks

Direct Marketing Observations

I thought I might condense it a bit and focus not only on Tweetchats that I was familiar with, but also those that would benefit the Social Media, Marketing and PR folks out there, and which also had solid participation as well. 12) #SMCEDU Discussions about Social Media / Higher Education.

Entrepreneurs: Be Different

Jon Loomer

[NOTE: This post continues a series exploring the topic of entrepreneurship. Understand that a portion of this relates specifically to my niche, social entrepreneurship or info marketing. What did they share on social media?

Stories From Smaller Nonprofits: VolunteenNation

Diva Marketing Blog

As The Fates would have it, just as I was feeling sad that I didn't have a nonprofit to share with you, once again social media came to the rescue. Traditionally, December has been Diva Marketing's Holiday For Small Nonprofits Series.

StartupNation Blog " Blog Archive " Learn how to draw out your vision

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Home > Blog > Running a Business > Blog article: Learn how to draw out your vision. StartupNation Blogs. Previous: I Will Choke One-out-of-Ten Advice-Givers. Learn how to draw out your vision. Written by: Rich Sloan. July 8th, 2008. 0 votes. The older we get, and the more responsibilities we take on, there’s a tendancy for life to become increasingly “routine.&# This can lead to boredom and a loss of spirit.

Climate Change, Poverty and The Great Horse Poo Debate of 1898

Laurel Papworth

My social enterprise, Selco India has provided 112,000 solar home systems to low income households and institutions. Or will new technologies, social entrepreneurship, microfinancing (peer to peer loans) from unexpected quarters save our skins?

StartupNation Blog " Blog Archive " I drew pictures at a sales meeting, and it worked

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The “pitch&# was to offer a quick solution to increase their content and social networking offerings in a very rapid and inexpensive manner with minimal risk and resources required.