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icon pds site Social intrapreneur's DNA
This research report decodes the Social Intrapreneur’s DNA. It provides deeper insight into the key behaviors and competencies needed to be successful as a social intrapreneur inside an established organization.

icon pds video What is the Social Economy? and what is The Impact of the Social Economy? Are you concerned about the social and environmental consequences of the current economic development model? The social economy is an alternative. The video capsules was produced for le Chantier de l'économie sociale and le Centre de la francophonie des Amériques.

icon pds site The Waterloo Institute for Social Innovation and Resilience (WISIR) - Social Innovation Lab Guide
Recent research and experiments conducted by the Center helped to develop a new catalyst for social innovation process. The methodology and tools to develop a "social laboratory of innovation" are presented in detail in this guide that you can download in a PDF version.

icon pds pdf Theory of change. A thinking and action approach to navigate in the compexity of social change process, Iñigo Retolaza Eguren, UNDP et HIVOS, 2011, 90p.This document aims to be a guide to help to
direct the design of a Theory of Change applied to social change processes.

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Theory of change
Venture philanthropy recognises that finding solutions to complex social issues is a complex task in itself. Collaboration across sectors and organisations is essential and there is a strong focus on ongoing learning and evolution as an outcome of philanthropic investment.

icon pds bibliographies The circle way. A leader in every chair, Christina Baldwin et Ann Linnea, Berett-Koehler, 2010, 241p. Meetings in the round have become the preferred tool for moving individual commitment into group action.

icon pds bibliographies Adult Learning. Linking theory and practice, Sharan B. Merriam and Laura L. Bierema. Solidly grounded in theory and research, but concise and practice-oriented, Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice is perfect for master’s-level students and practitioners alike.

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Tools and Resources for Assessing Social Impact. Browse over 150 tools, methods, and best practices in the TRASI database. Sort by name, sponsor, or approach type. For a complete overview of an approach, click on its name.

icon pds site Making an Impact, David Pritchard, Eibhlin Ni Ogain, Tris Lumley, New Philanthropy Capital, 16 octobre 2012, 73p. Making an Impact identifies steps to be taken by charities, funders and government to improve the practice of impact measurement, fund impact measurement itself, advise charities on how to use the data, advance policy and facilitate shared outcome frameworks.

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Toolkit, IDEO. The free kit, available for free download, walks users through the human-centered design process and supports them in activities such as building listening skills, running workshops, and implementing ideas.

Much has been said about social innovation, but it remains a vague concept for many organizations.

However, it encompasses a set of practices and new methods that deserve close attention. Essentially, social innovation means challenging the status quo, for everyone’s benefit.