Welcome to Week 2

Are you ready to design your social enterprise venture model?

In Week 1, we discussed how to connect problems with business ideas. This week we are going to look at business models, where we will use different toolkits to design our social enterprise venture model. We will also look at how to build our own team.

As you get ready to launch your venture idea, we offer a special opportunity for you to reflect on your personal strengths while helping us increase our knowledge of what personality traits, attitudes and behaviours drive social entrepreneurs.

Survey: Help Discover the Social Entrepreneur Personality

As an optional part of this course, we invite you to participate in a survey on social entrepreneur traits. Your anonymous responses will contribute to a research project being conducted by the course instructors and other researchers from O.P. Jindal Global University, including Dr Shilpi Sharma (Chartered Psychologist, British Psychological Society). Your feedback will be used for research purposes only.

The survey should not take more than 8-10 minutes of your time. We also offer those who complete the survey an opportunity to preview an unpublished literature review summarizing results of over 100 empirical research studies on entrepreneurial personalities over a period of three decades. You will receive a link to view the pdf at the end of your survey responses.

To find out more and to take the survey, please click here. If you have already taken the survey as a part of the first course in the Social Enterprise Program, we thank you for your time and assistance.

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Social Enterprise: Turning Ideas into Action

Middlesex University Business School

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