Archive for the ‘Social Enterprise’ Category

Ethical Entrepreneur – A Values-Based Approach to Management

Paul Palmarozza: If I can… Community Interest Company Part 1: How We Think the following We are going to look at the subject of values-based business from a practical perspective. Our recently launched E-Learning app, Ethical Entrepreneur addresses the application of fine human values in the performance of 9 core management functions leads to the […]

ORB is now a CIC

What is a CIC? Just to be clear, a C.I.C. is a Community Interest Company which is one of several legal entities for social enterprises. A CIC operates as a business but has an underlying remit to operate for a social purpose. Additionally, CICs have an asset lock which means all assets must be used […]

Social Enterprise: politically sexy but perhaps not picture perfect!

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE: Watch out for the elephant in the room….. Is social enterprise ‘the solution?’ Social enterprise is often described as the solution to the problems facing our communities. It certainly might be part of the solution and I applaud the numerous, absolutely fantastic social enterprises across the UK that are driven by a social […]