SE University: The How-tos of Writing an Effective Business Plan

Join the North Texas Chapter Tuesday, April 25, from 3 to 5:30 p.m. for this hands-on, hard-hitting workshop that will take you through each step of writing your plan. From the executive summary to developing your business situation/problem; arriving at solutions; putting together a thorough marketing plan, and brand image; managing the business and developing…

SEA University – The KEY to a successful venture: Writing a Business Plan that you can take to the bank

A well thought out, business plan makes a difference to your bottom line. This hands-on, hard-hitting workshop will take you through each step of writing your plan. From the Executive Summary to developing your business situation/problem; arriving at solutions; putting together a thorough marketing plan, and brand image; managing the business and developing a financial…

Kick Off 2017 By Taking Full Advantage of SEA Membership Benefits

Did you miss last week’s Member Value Webinar? We’ll be offering a second chance to learn about all the benefit opportunities on www.socialenterprise.us, SEA’s new website, on January 26th at 2pm Central. Expect a site tour along with tips and tricks on how to use the online member directory, marketplace, events calendar and job board…

Meet Our New Member

MARIANNE WOERNER Vice President of Social Enterprises at Catholic Charities Ft. Worth With over 25 years in in the wholesale and retail industry, with JC Penney, Fitz and Floyd and Tandy Brands Accessories, and over 3 years in non-profit social enterprises Marianne brings a rich background to her position. She came to Catholic Charities Fort…

We Need You! Call for Volunteers

If you are interested in participating as a board member, advisory board member or serving on the membership, program or social media and outreach committee, please contact Niki McCuistion, nikin@nikimccuistion.com. As an all-volunteer chapter we need team members who will contribute their expertise, roll up their sleeves and work toward growing an even more vibrant…

Earned Income and the Starvation Mentality

In several of our classes our facilitators talked about sustainability, earned income and the starvation mentality which paralyzes so many nonprofit and for profit mission based enterprises. For those who attended the marketing class we promised several additional resources we hope everyone enjoys. One name which came up over and over in our classes is…

SEA University: Sales and Marketing Recap

SEA UNIVERSITY: SALES AND MARKETING The March 3rd, Social Enterprise University class on marketing, facilitated by Vin Hoey, founder of Strategic4sight, got our Spring classes off and running. Based on the feedback received, the Integrated Creative Brief was very helpful to participants. Among many other takeaways, Vin talked about branding, which in his viewpoint is a…

2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report

About the Report A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report is an inaugural effort to gain a better understanding of how non-governmental organizations (NGOs) worldwide use online technology to communicate with their supporters and donors. Based upon the survey results of…