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Dive into Resilience

SiG has produced an entire webinar series on topics related to social innovation, which you can find in our video collection. In our webinar with Frances Westley, she explored the related concepts of social innovation and resilience. She offers some

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Dive into Resilience

SiG has produced an entire webinar series on topics related to social innovation, which you can find in our video collection. In our webinar with Frances Westley, she explored the related concepts of social innovation and resilience. She offers some

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Dive into Corporate Social Innovation

What classifies as CSI may more easily be broken down along a spectrum. While some corporations and impact investors are examining the Blended Value work of Jed Emerson, or Mark Kramer and Michael Porter’s work on Shared Value, others are

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Dive into Corporate Social Innovation

What classifies as CSI may more easily be broken down along a spectrum. While some corporations and impact investors are examining the Blended Value work of Jed Emerson, or Mark Kramer and Michael Porter’s work on Shared Value, others are

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Dive into Labs

Current lab processes represent a rich integration of knowledge drawn from several decades of work done around group psychology and dynamics, whole system and complexity theory, design thinking and computer visualizations and simulations. In the Dip section we introduced you

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Dive into Labs

Current lab processes represent a rich integration of knowledge drawn from several decades of work done around group psychology and dynamics, whole system and complexity theory, design thinking and computer visualizations and simulations. In the Dip section we introduced you

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Dive into Social Technology

Examples of inspiring applications of social technology abound, and due to the fast paced nature of development, social innovators are leveraging the best ideas today to set about changing some of the most entrenched social systems. Let’s start with some

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Dive into Social Technology

Examples of inspiring applications of social technology abound, and due to the fast paced nature of development, social innovators are leveraging the best ideas today to set about changing some of the most entrenched social systems. Let’s start with some

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Dive into Developmental Evaluation

The following resources offer a guide to the practice of DE. Like the initiatives it serves, DE is highly-context specific, so as you make your way through these, you might ask yourself what DE would look like in different contexts

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Dive into Developmental Evaluation

The following resources offer a guide to the practice of DE. Like the initiatives it serves, DE is highly-context specific, so as you make your way through these, you might ask yourself what DE would look like in different contexts

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Dive into Impact Investing & Social Finance

One of the primary sources of the current momentum in Canadian impact investing and social finance can be traced back to a 2009 “study tour” to the United Kingdom. Led by SiG, the study tour examined the history of social

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Dive into Impact Investing & Social Finance

One of the primary sources of the current momentum in Canadian impact investing and social finance can be traced back to a 2009 “study tour” to the United Kingdom. Led by SiG, the study tour examined the history of social

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Dive into Public Sector Innovation

If you are interested in the impact that strategic policy making can have on social innovation, this paper by Frances Westley and Michele-Lee Moore from SiG partner, the Waterloo Institute for Social Innovation and Resilience, offers important insights. You might

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Dive into Public Sector Innovation

If you are interested in the impact that strategic policy making can have on social innovation, this paper by Frances Westley and Michele-Lee Moore from SiG partner, the Waterloo Institute for Social Innovation and Resilience, offers important insights. You might

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Dive into Scaling

The following paper takes a more in-depth look at the dynamics involved in scaling related to social innovation. At the same time, it differentiates between the popular terms of social entrepreneurship, social enterprise, and social innovation; an attempt to encourage

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Dive into Scaling

The following paper takes a more in-depth look at the dynamics involved in scaling related to social innovation. At the same time, it differentiates between the popular terms of social entrepreneurship, social enterprise, and social innovation; an attempt to encourage

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Dive into Social Entrepreneurship

One of the first major questions that a social entrepreneur has to answer is whether they intend to house their enterprise within a non-profit, for-profit or hybrid form. Embedded below is a while paper on the different legal forms available

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Dive into Social Entrepreneurship

One of the first major questions that a social entrepreneur has to answer is whether they intend to house their enterprise within a non-profit, for-profit or hybrid form. Embedded below is a while paper on the different legal forms available

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Dive into Institutional Entrepreneurship

Networking, servant leadership, pattern recognition……and more. The skills required by an institutional entrepreneur are diverse and critically important to system change efforts. Institutional entrepreneurs gain acceptance for innovative alternatives by working to change the beliefs, discourse, understandings, social interactions, resource

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Dive into Institutional Entrepreneurship

Networking, servant leadership, pattern recognition……and more. The skills required by an institutional entrepreneur are diverse and critically important to system change efforts. Institutional entrepreneurs gain acceptance for innovative alternatives by working to change the beliefs, discourse, understandings, social interactions, resource

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