Tag Archives: social entrepreneurship

15 Social Impact Research Topics You Want to Read

Social Impact Research

For 15 years, CASE has been studying the social impact field and how social entrepreneurs can leap the chasm from innovative idea to sustainable impact. Greg Dees, one of our founders and a pioneer in the study of social entrepreneurship, …

Aaron Walker, Camelback Ventures, on Inclusive Social Entrepreneurship

Aaron Walker Camelback

How do we create a more inclusive entrepreneurial space? Aaron Walker, Founder and CEO of Camelback Ventures, shares his insights into minority representation in social entrepreneurship, how we can better connect underrepresented entrepreneurs with capital, and the future of the …

SBSI17: The Best SBSI Yet

Danny Suits

This post was written by Danny Suits, a second-year Duke MBA student and co-chair of the Net Impact Club SBSI team. This year’s Sustainable Business and Social Impact (SBSI) conference focused on how business can tackle global challenges by exploring innovative …

Hiding in Plain Sight: How Can Social Entrepreneurs Handle Burnout?

This post was written by Kristine Pearson, Founder of Lifeline Energy, formally known as Freeplay Foundation. Pearson serves on the Women’s Leadership Board of Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and was honored with the James C. Morgan Global Humanitarian Award in …

Women Social Entrepreneurs Share Tips of the Trade

Women Social Entrepreneurs

This post was written by Katie Jansen and originally posted on Duke Today. You can find the original post here. Four female innovators told a Duke audience last week that social entrepreneurship was a way for women to challenge the …

Day in Durham: Spending Time in the Muck

This post was written by Tiffany Hsieh, a 2018 Fuqua MBA and a CASE Scholar. For the past three years, she conducted impact evaluations of education programs at the non-profit, independent research institute SRI International. She previously taught middle school …

A Summer Interning in Social Impact Bonds and Healthcare

Julia Korn SIF

Julia Korn (Daytime MBA 2017) came to Fuqua from a career in healthcare. Most recently, she worked for North Shore-LIJ Health System (now Northwell Health). At Fuqua she is a CASE Fellow and the co-lead of the Net Impact Careers …