Meaningful Business: Understanding Social Entrepreneurs

A new type of entrepreneur is emerging in Canada. While they are still relatively scarce, social entrepreneurs are distinguishing themselves by their desire to push beyond the financial bottom line to include social and environmental goals.  This study, commissioned by RBC, seeks to understand the extent to which businesses are going beyond financial returns, while assessing how successful they’ve been at balancing their sometimes conflicting priorities.

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Pages:

24

Publisher:

RBC Social Finance

Author:

RBC Social Finance

Date:

September 2, 2014

Media Type:

Report

Category:

Social Entrepreneurship, Top 100