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Certificate of Achievement

Sabeena Ahmed

has completed the following course:

Social Enterprise: Turning Ideas into Action

Middlesex University Business School and Jindal Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Social Enterprise: Turning Ideas Into Action included a mix of theory, practical information, and case studies from around the world. Learners learnt about the legal, finance and marketing considerations as they prepare to take their idea to market. Video interviews with experts and practitioners, articles and discussion steps offered learners the opportunity to engage with other learners on key concepts and ideas.

3 weeks, 4 hours per week

Educators

Sara Calvo

Senior Lecturer in Social Enterprise and Organisational Behaviour

Middlesex University Business School

Jeremy Wade

Director of Jindal Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Jindal Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Explore what is required to launch a social enterprise initiative
  • Identify their business problem and connect this with their idea
  • Understand the legal, finance and marketing considerations of a social enterprise
  • Reflect on the importance of the team and the use of technology and innovation in social enterprises
  • Assess different business models for social enterprises
  • Apply several tools to develop a business model

Syllabus

  • Idea validation
  • Technology and social innovation
  • Business models for social enterprises
  • Tools to develop a business model
  • Building a team
  • The core components of marketing
  • Pitching a business idea
  • Connecting and networking
  • Funding sources for social enterprise
  • Social enterprise legal structures

Issued on 21st August 2017

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This learner has not verified their identity. The certificate and transcript do not imply the award of credit or the conferment of a qualification from Middlesex University Business School and Jindal Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship.

Free online course:

Social Enterprise: Turning Ideas into Action

Middlesex University Business School