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Charities and funders must communicate about impact measurement. Q & A: Catherine Clark on Impact Investing - By Robin D.

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Schatz This story appeared originally at SAGE Business Researchers. Read the whole piece here. Impact investors are integral to the growth of social entrepreneurship, according to Catherine Clark, founder and director of the i3 Initiative on Impact Investing at Duke University’s Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurs (CASE) at the Fuqua School of Business.

Impact investors either put money directly into ventures that aim to alleviate major social and environmental problems or invest in impact funds that focus on such ventures. The 43 Best Websites To Learn Something New About Marketing. Whether you want to learn more about A/B testing, conversion rate optimization, content marketing or paid ads, there’s a wealth of marketing knowledge being shared online every day.

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The $3.9 Trillion Impact Of A Harvard Degree

Harvard researchers recently set out to find the entrepreneurial and social impact their alums have on the world. DataGenius IV: Ideas. The AmplifyNI Scaling Accelerator. The AmplifyNI Scaling Accelerator is an innovation support programme to rapidly accelerate the growth of new solutions to social problems in Northern Ireland, funded by the Department of Social Development.

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The Controlled Deflation of the Bubble is Almost Complete. The Controlled Deflation of the Bubble is Almost Complete For the past three years, everyone has been kvetching about this fakakta bubble and, frankly, it’s annoying.

The Controlled Deflation of the Bubble is Almost Complete

Today, I announced on CNBC that the two major bubbles we’ve all been so worried about — the early- and late-stage private company bubbles — have been successfully deflated in a very controlled fashion. [ Click to Tweet (can edit before sending): ] In the early-stage space, I’ve seen the uncapped notes and “12–15m cap” notes for YCombinator companies with 10 weeks of growth go away completely — and that’s a good thing! In fact, I was laughing out loud with a founder about the uncapped note in 2015 at the Golden Globes on Sunday night.

In the past couple of months, I’ve seen the early-stage pull back in a major way. New award to help you grow your venture. Today, we’re launching a new Award to enable social entrepreneurs who have already achieved compelling impact to scale to the next level.

New award to help you grow your venture

This Award replaces the Fast Growth and Build It Awards, taking the best of both to help social entrepreneurs grow their social impact. The first round of the Grow It Award will give social entrepreneurs 12 months of support to grow their social venture, with access to workshops, opportunities to meet investors as well as corporate partners and peers, and a cash Award of up to £15,000. Kate Braithwaite, Director of Operations and Quality explains, Social Innovation Fund Award Competition. Third Sector has partnered with leading national organizations that will assist in developing our competition, conducting outreach efforts, sharing lessons learned and delivering services to Sub-Recipients.

Social Innovation Fund Award Competition

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INGOs of the future: Redefining the vanguard of corporate-nonprofit partnership

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Tides taps Stanford’s social innovation pioneer as new CEO

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