Social Seed project “METHODOLOGICAL GUIDE FOR SOCIAL INCUBATORS” is now ready!

SOCIAL SEED aims to design a new methodology to incubate socially excluded groups to an entrepreneur with an innovative approach supported by private companies. It will be validated how should be a hybrid modelof cooperation between NGOs and companies, analyzing best practices, educational content, and incubating 15 entrepreneurs coming fromsocially excluded groups together with business […]

Where is entrepreneurship education heading?

What challenges of today’s world is the social entrepreneurship education facing? Should its’ content be reshaped and if so – how it should be done to make it effective? As one of our main objectives at the social-impact-oriented Erasmus+ project – IndigiSE is to promote the concept of social entrepreneurship among youth and shape youth entrepreneurial mindset.  Thus […]

INDIGISE project – adjusting to and supporting youth on socialenterprisebsr.net

The lack of visibility, specialized training, support network and infrastructure, as well as limited access to finance are the main burdens that slow down the transition towards social economy and interfere social entrepreneurs for a larger scale social impact. And managing enterprise is even harder when one is only 20 years old or younger. Nevertheless, […]

Social Seed Erasmus+ project factsheet

The 30 months project aims to design a new methodology to incubate socially excluded groups to entrepreneur – with an innovative approach- supported by private companies. In detail: Design an incubation methodology for excluded groups to entrepreneur. to build up a social incubator to create a new business model of cooperation between companies & NGOs. […]

Erasmus+ SEBS2 info: Local entrepreneurship ecosystems and emerging industries –> OECD case study from Poland

We highly recommend the latest article from the OECD with the case study examines the Pomorskie local entrepreneurship ecosystem and regional smart specialisation approach. It identifies bottlenecks and enablers in the local entrepreneurship ecosystem and makes policy recommendations on how to further strengthen local entrepreneurship and industrial renewal. The case study offers a number of […]

SEBS2 project advice: Do you already use social media to spread your good?

Hey social entrepreneur! Are you already using the power of social media to maximise the do-good-work you’re doing? If not, take up these tips and power up your impact! Network with the like-minded organizations This is what our site is all about! Find organizations from our database, join their online channels and discussion groups, like their […]

Improvement of the social entrepreneurship networking and educational possibilities in the Baltic Sea region

Taking into account the necessity of tackling social challenges social entrepreneurship (SE) has been recognized as a powerful tool to engage people and solve a lot of issues. However, a lone fighter is never enough, so the network building is the key to the success of social enterprises on a country, regional or international level. […]

Internationalization of the social entrepreneurship – www.socialenterprisebsr.net

The concept of social entrepreneurship gets more and more popular and people all around Europe and also the rest of the world start to recognize it as an important tool for attaining the social goals of different societies. Entrepreneurs can use several national and European sources of support in order to start or expand their […]

5 lessons for social entrepreneurs on how to change the system

The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship manages the largest network of late-stage social entrepreneurs in the world. Yet when you talk to most entrepreneurs in our community, they describe their impact as a “drop in the ocean”. They say things such as: “I’m not even 5% of the way to where I want to be”. For a […]

20 recommendations from social entrepreneurs

Various kinds of support is needed when launching your social enterprise. While suggestions and advice from investors and customers is very helpful, nothing can be more valuable than advice from the social entrepreneurs themselves. Here is a list of 20 inspiring suggestions and recommendations from social entrepreneurs from Latvia. (Read the original article in Latvian […]