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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…

Cause Story Telling class successful

The January 7th Social Enterprise University Cause Story Telling class was a great success. Led by master storyteller and social entrepreneur Suzanne Smith, participants learned how to craft their organizations’ story to capture hearts and minds. Suzanne is one of the pioneers of social enterprise and has worked with numerous organizations from the Red Cross…

Event Highlights: Summit15 in Denver

With over 425 participants, 110 speakers and 30 sessions, SEA’s Summit15, which took place September 16-18 in Denver, Colorado, had no shortage of learning and networking opportunities. Through the theme “The Future of Social Enterprise,” attendees had ample opportunity to deepen their understanding of key social enterprise trends and strategies and were challenged to envision…

Be a part of the Overhead Solution!

Your social enterprise can be a part of the Overhead Solution! Hello SEA Community, Last year, GuideStar, Charity Navigator, and BBB Wise Giving Alliance published an open letter to the donors of America denouncing the use of the “overhead ratio” as a primary indicator of nonprofit performance.  The letter, signed by all three organizations’ CEOs,…