Date(s) - 18/12/2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Entrepreneurs across Canada are eager to start businesses with positive social and economic impacts in their communities.
But what does that mean and what steps are involved in setting up a social enterprise? Where can you go for financial support and help to launch and grow?
Join us on the next #SBSchat where we’ll discuss what it takes to create a successful social enterprise.
Q1 – What is the definition of a social enterprise?
Q2 – What are the important differences between a social enterprise and a ‘traditional’ business model?
Q3 – What are some of the critical first steps you need to take when setting up a #SocEnt?
Q4 – What are some common myths and misconceptions about social enterprises?
Q5 – What are some challenges one might experience setting up a #SocEnt? How can you overcome them?
To showcase your business or expertise, why not be a guest on #SBSchat? Send an email to email@example.com to let us know your area of expertise and topic suggestion.
Q6 – Is a #SocEnt business model a good idea in rural communities? Why or why not?
Q7 – What elements must your #SocEnt include to be sustainable?
Q8 – What are some best practices for building a social enterprise that makes money?
Q9 – How can you measure the impact and success of your #SocEnt?
Q10 – Where can you go for funding or other types of business support when launching and growing a #socialenterprise?
Q11 – Any other tips or advice before we sign off today?