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The Article:Here’s How Ethical Businesses Can Be Good Businesses, Too
The Publisher: Quartz
The Scoop:Eighty-seven percent of global consumers say that businesses need to place equal weight on societal and business interests. Find out how some companies are balancing doing good with doing well.
The Article:Millennial Handbook Lesson 3: Only I Can Create This Opportunity For Myself
The Scoop:Taking your idea from dream to reality can be scary. Here are two stories of young social entrepreneurs who did it successfully.
The Article:Seven Conferences for Entrepreneurs Under 30
The Publisher: Entrepreneur
The Scoop:Conferences may seem like something from your parents’ generation, but many are now geared towards (and built by) young entrepreneurs ready to change the world.
The Article:Five Social Entrepreneurship Must-Reads
The Publisher:Devex Impact
The Scoop:Need a little inspiration for your social enterprise? Here are five reads that will help you understand the current state of the industry and provide unique perspectives from those inside it.
The Article:These Social Entrepreneurs Create Videos for Clients With a Social Impact
The Scoop:Taking cues from documentaries, Windy Films helps social companies create short films that reflect their cause and spread their message.