A consortium of world leaders have formed a social impact task force to bring “impact investing” to the forefront of global policy. The task force was formally announced this morning at the Social Capital Markets (SOCAP) conference.
Silicon Valley’s tech startups are increasingly using business process to drive positive social or environmental change. But what constitutes a “social entrepreneur?”
Guest Post Leila Janah, cofounder of Samasource. (Photo:Ved Chirayath)
Here’s our roundup of the week’s tech business news. First, the most popular stories that VentureBeat published in the last seven days:
Henry Ford once said that a business that makes nothing but money is a poor business. Impact investing takes that idea to a new level.