SiG is very interested in engaging with the creativity and expertise of corporate individuals and businesses that are interested in social innovation. Private sector innovators can bring resources, knowledge and their particular experience in scaling innovations, for translation into the social innovation space. Business must be involved in any systems approach to addressing any of our really big problems.
There is no longer time to waste in battling tired stereotypes, including the traditional corporate boardroom ‘profit-first’ mentality. Our shared social and environmental problems need all hands on deck. Increasingly recognised for their desire and commitment to working on social innovation projects, corporate partners are engaging in initiatives that hold immense potential for positive social, political and economic impact.
A publication that may be of particular interest to those in the corporate sector is: