What you need to know this week. Brought to you by The Venture and Fast Company.
The Article:A New Space Race—To Grow Social Enterprise
The Publisher:Huffington Post Impact
The Scoop:With the European Union investing more than $500 million in social enterprises, the heat is on the U.S. to remain part of the global race to grow these businesses.
The Article:Millennials at Work: The XYZ Factor
The Scoop:As more Millennials enter the work force, companies are learning to use them more effectively. From issuing measurable feedback to offering choices, there are many ways to get the most out of your younger staff.
The Article:7 Schools of Entrepreneurship You Never Heard Of That Could Give You A Leg Up
The Scoop:Free online courses and new university degrees are affording aspiring entrepreneurs a more accessible and non-traditional education in the ever-evolving world of start-ups.
The Article:How Princess Reema Is Opening Doors For Women In Saudi Arabia
The Publisher:Fast Company
The Scoop:In a country filled with complex gender dynamics, one member of the royal family is paving the way for women to gain a sense of autonomy by providing them the training to build a career.
The Article:Advice For Startups From One Of Silicon Valley’s Top Seed Investors
The Scoop:A notable angel investor offers his tips for new businesses, including skipping the business plan.