Social Entrepreneurship


“How can I make a positive difference in the world and be profitable?” This is a question more and more Chicago Booth students and alumni are asking themselves, and they’re finding the answer in social-entrepreneurial ventures. In this CareerCast, Susan Davis, president & CEO of BRAC USA, shares her unique historical perspective on opportunities, challenges, and trends in social entrepreneurship from her diverse work at the Ford Foundation, as a senior advisor to New York University’s Reynolds Program on Social Entrepreneurship, and as the coauthor of Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know.

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