Small business blog posts we liked this week

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Whether your small business is winding down or picking up, take some time to enjoy these small business blog posts and articles we’ve enjoyed recently. Read anything you liked? Let us know in the comments! Waking Up at 5 a.m. Isn’t Enough to Make You a Successful Entrepreneur at Entrepreneur How Two Leaders Use Hidden […]

What is social entrepreneurship?

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

According to David Bornstein and Susan Davis in their book Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know, social entrepreneurship can be defined as: “A process by which citizens build or transform institutions to advance solutions to social problems, such as poverty, illness, illiteracy, environmental destruction, human rights abuses and corruption, in order to make life […]

7 types of entrepreneurs

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Entrepreneurship isn’t a one-size-fits all model. There are different kinds of small businesses, and there are different kinds of entrepreneurs. Below is a list of the seven most common types of entrepreneurs. Which type – or combination of types – are you? 1) Home-based Home-based entrepreneurs are self-employed. They run their business alone or with just a […]

Promoting social entrepreneurship among women in Saudi Arabia

Friday, August 27th, 2010

At GoForth Institute, we’re strong proponents of entrepreneurship education in developing countries. It’s a great way to help people create sustainable growth in their communities. For this reason, we were excited to come across a blog post on Babson College’s site, talking about The US-Saudi Women’s Forum on Social Entrepreneurship, their partnership with The Wellesley […]