I’m co-teaching an undergraduate English class at University of Maryland—professional writing for social entrepreneurship. My colleague and I are putting together a list of optional readings that could help students and communicators in innovative nonprofits and socially-responsible and green businesses. Have we got the right list? What are the best books for social change business[…]
Save the Date! Report Release and Discussion Maryland’s Benefit Corporations and Companies Who They Are, What’s Happening with these Innovative Laws, and What Could It Mean for Social Enterpreneurs in the Region Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 9am – 11:30am (EST) Annapolis, Maryland RSVP
ChangeMatters is a strategic consultancy serving early-stage “common good enterprises” in the US and abroad, through planning, training, development, and technical assistance.
On Dec 15, 2010 SALSA and ChangeMatters will host a special seminar for social change leaders who want to explore social enterprise options and earned revenue strategies.
Existing and emerging Maryland social entrepreneurs are invited to a special dialog on Maryland’s new “benefit corporations” law on November 10, 2010 at Bethesda Green in Bethesda MD.
Maryland new benefit corporation law, which takes effect Oct 1 2010, increases the importance of community stakeholders, not only corporate shareholders, when weighing business actions. The law has already generated considerable buzz (and many questions) among our clients and colleagues. Put simply, the new law allows a corporation to elect to be a benefit corporation[…]
It has been two weeks since the Social Enterprise Summit/World Forum conference in San Francisco. I am still following up on contacts, good and crazy ideas, and only now looking through scores of handwritten notes for highlights. Where I imagine I will uncover even more cool ideas. Find more photos like this on wdydwyd? This[…]