Safia Minney started her business journey by launching a wholly sustainable fashion brand. Today, she helps all kinds of businesses become environmentally compliant.
Startups around the world are leading the charge in making the world a better place, all while building a strong and growing bottom line. Here’s how.
With Global Entrepreneurship Week underway, a study has found that an overwhelming 94 per cent majority of social enterprise leaders believe their businesses should be recognised seriously as pathways to do good.
Supporting the community is a priority for 27 per cent of the UK's entrepreneurs, according to a study, as social causes and purposes are responsible for triggering business ventures.
We spoke to small businesses trying to do good and turn a profit as the Christmas season increases demand for services.
Building a social enterprise is a great goal for any entrepreneur, but it can be difficult to get the balance between ethics and profits, especially when you are getting started.
A new report by Nesta Impact Investments highlights the need for investment in social ventures and new technology if the UK is to avoid a care crisis.
Speaking at the Social Impact Investment Forum last week, prime minister David Cameron announced a range of initiatives aimed at making London the “home of social finance”.
New research shows that the UK could be home to 232,000 social entrepreneurs – nearly four times as many as official estimates had calculated.