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Resources for Prospective Venture Lab Applicants

  Have you identified an unmet social need that you wish to address? Do you have an idea about how you might address this challenge in a way that is financially sustainable and has the potential for scalable impact? Have you engaged directly with your target customer to test this idea? Have you created a […]

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Apply Now for the Nu Lambda Mu International Honors Society!

Enrollment into the Nu Lambda Mu international honors society will be open through March 31, 2017 for the spring semester. Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity that is available only to graduate students of NACC member institutions like The New School! You must be enrolled in the Nonprofit Management Program, Milano School of International Affairs, Management […]

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Check Out the Social Entrepreneurs Corps

The Social Entrepreneur Corps leads dynamic impact and immersion programs in Latin America. The mission of Social Entrepreneur Corps is to provide the knowledge, skills and support necessary to empower marginalized individuals, families and communities. Participants gain invaluable leadership and professional development experience through foundational training on social entrepreneurship and community consulting, working on high-impact […]

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Upcoming IDEO Human-Centered Design Courses

Check out these upcoming Human-Centered design workshops from IDEO. Register for the Introduction Course: February 7th – April 11 For beginners that are brand new to the human-centered design process looking to gain hands-on experience interviewing, prototyping and testing solutions. Register for the Prototyping Course: February 7th – March 14 For individuals who have already taken […]

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Civic Hall Building a NYC Civic Tech Hub in Union Square

New York City’s Tech Community Is Getting A $250 Million Home Base At Union Square Civic Hall’s proposal to the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to build a new location and innovation hub at Union Square has been approved! Working with an accomplished real estate developer, RAL Companies, Civic Hall will be transforming 124 […]

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Green Worker Co-op Academy

Green Worker Co-op Academy Are you willing to do what it takes to launch or grow your business as a cooperative? Then register today for the Spring 2017 semester of Co-op Academy. This intensive 5-month training and support programs helps aspiring teams of entrepreneurs develop worker-owned green businesses. During the program you will receive: Over […]

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Check it Out! B the Change Media has launched!

B the Change Media, a new multi-media platform for people with a passion for using business as a force for good, has launched. Hundreds of stories about companies around the world making a positive impact are now live on bthechange.com; the first issue of B Magazine will be delivered to subscribers’ homes and offices this week; […]

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Entrepreneur Xchange: A Video Series for Busy Entrepreneurs!

All entrepreneurs work tirelessly to bring new products and services to market — yet some have the added complexity of making a positive social impact through their business. Entrepreneurs building these types of firms face a number of unique challenges as they attend to a double-bottom line. Early-stage ventures are often searching for advice on how […]

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What is Social Innovation and Why Does it Matter?

By Elizabeth Werbe, Associate Director of New Challenge Solutions to the complex problems we face today — global warming, wide-scale poverty, limited access to health care — can  no longer rest solely in the hands of an elite few.  It is now conceivable that each person can help tackle these issues in order to create […]

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Parsons ELab Info Session on Sept 11

Parsons ELab 12-month Fellowship Program RSVP to Workshop on September 11 The Parsons Entrepreneurial Lab is announcing the date of its Fall Fellowship Program Workshop which will take place on Friday September 11, 2015 at 6pm to introduce alumni with brilliant entrepreneurial projects to its 12-month fellowship program. Book your calendars early on and stay […]

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