Following the recent announcement of the UK Social Entrepreneur Index, we’ve put together a list of the great resources and sources of information recommended by the successful social entrepreneurs included in the Index.
These books, articles, videos and websites provided invaluable knowledge and encouragement to the social entrepreneurs we spoke to, helping them to succeed. Here they are for you...
Social Enterprise in Anytown - John Pearce
12 Week Year - Brian P Moran and Michael Lennington
Shoedog - Phil Knight
The Unfinished Social Entrepreneur - Jonathan Lewis
Working Hard - and Working Well - David Hunter
Powerful - Patty McCord
Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship - Teresa Chahine
Getting Beyond Better: How Social Entrepreneurship Works - Roger L. Martin
Social Entrepreneurship For Dummies - Mark B. Durieux
Social Entrepreneurship - Constant Beugré
Lean Startups for Social Change - Michel Gelobter
Start Something That Matters - Blake Mycoskie (Founder of TOMS)
The Accidental Social Entrepreneur - Grant Smith
How to Cure a Cancerous Economy https://real-leaders.com/how-to-cure-a-cancerous-economy/
Doughnut Economics https://www.kateraworth.com/doughnut/
Linking Social Entrepreneurship and Social Change: The Mediating Role of Empowerment- Dr Helen Haugh https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10551-014-2449-4
Management for Social Enterprise – Professor Bob Doherty https://uk.sagepub.com/en-gb/eur/management-for-social-enterprise/book231926
The diverse world of social enterprise: A collection of social enterprise stories - Professor Bob Doherty https://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/03068290610660643
Success Story from a Young Social Entrepreneur | Badr Fakiri | TEDxChouaibDoukkaliU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNHOG9g6rKE
The Power of Social Entrepreneurship | Vishwakrit Choradia | TEDxPathwaysSchoolGurgaon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FyIArWlysDA
Ending Human Trafficking through Social Enterprise | Amber Runyon | TEDxHilliard https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9DLarJylUw
Social Entrepreneurship and the path of life | Vaishnavi Hatrote | TEDxKLSGIT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2GiKcIIkgw
Social entrepreneurs are the new civilian heroes | Zhe You Guo | TEDxNCCU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xHqF6gvys8g
How to be a social entrepreneur | Andy Stoll | TEDxUIowa https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8LVa9pb-n8
5 Keys to Success For Social Entrepreneurs | Lluis Pareras | TEDxBarcelonaChange https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pl8c5ooHfWs
How to create a successful social enterprise | Marquis Cabrera | TEDxTeachersCollege https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3fl1R2lZFk
Changing the world through social entrepreneurship | Willemijn Verloop | TEDxUtrecht https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vvq9YgoJabY
Wise 100 https://www.pioneerspost.com
The School for Social Entrepreneurs https://www.the-sse.org/
Generation Change http://www.generationchange.org.uk/
Centre for Youth Impact https://www.youthimpact.uk/
Hatch Enterprise https://hatchenterprise.org/
CAN Invest https://can-invest.org.uk/
Female Entrepreneur Association https://femaleentrepreneurassociation.com/
The UK Social Entrepreneur Index, sponsored by UBS, is a celebration of social entrepreneurship across the UK.
Open to social entrepreneurs tackling a social or environmental issue at any scale, entrants will act as beacons of inspiration for others to encompass positive social impact.
For more info visit www.socialentsindex.co.uk.
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