Business Model 101
Social Impact Business Model
You are part of a for-profit business with a genuine interest in enhancing your social and ecological impact, you are an aspiring social enterprise, or you are involved with a not-for-profit and aspire to grow your impact using technology, business practices, and other supports.
Engage in a three-week series, with 3-hour workshops each week, specifically designed for founders and business leaders looking to bolster their commitment to sustainability, social responsibility, and ecological impact. You’ll receive hands-on support from experienced facilitators, connect with like-minded problem-solvers, and come away with a toolbox of resources to move forward with confidence.
By participating in this program, you will:
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We would like to recognize the many advisors and mentors that contributed their time and knowledge in creating this curriculum.
Original Content & Initial PrototypeDr. Lindsay Cole & Lily Raphael
Mentors and AdvisorsGary ZanderClaire Theaker-BrownBrooks HanewichSusannah CameronOmar YaqubAshima ChopraAllison Gibson
Indigenous innovation has taken place on these lands, ᐊᒥᐢᑲᐧᒋᐋᐧᐢᑲᐦᐃᑲᐣ/amiskwaciwâskahikan, or Edmonton, since time immemorial. At Edmonton Unlimited, we recognize, appreciate, and celebrate the Indigenous innovators whose footsteps have marked these lands for generations. We respectfully acknowledge that we are situated on Treaty 6 territory and the Métis Homeland, ancestral lands of the nêhiyawak, Dene, Niitsitapi, Nahkawininiwak, Nakota Sioux, and Métis, and the contemporary territory of many other Indigenous peoples. We also encourage, support, and promote the resurgence of Indigenous knowledge and practices and are committed to empowering Indigenous innovation in the spirit of Reconciliation.
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Our programs on campus provide students, graduate students, post-doctoral researchers, and faculty the tools and connections to help grow their idea or business.
Our programs to start include helping to develop your idea, place it in front of potential customers, and craft the ideal pitch.
Our programs to grow will help you expand your network and get investment-ready. These include three global accelerators.