Social Enterprise and Why It’s So Important

Buzzwords are fun to toss around, but can deaden the impact of the idea behind them.  One of the most popular ones in the business world right now is “Social Enterprise”.  It’s so popular that Michigan has embraced it legally in the form of the B-Corp, or Benefit Organization.  A B-Corp is a company that incorporate social mission into its for profit model, and differs from other Corporations in their accountability, transparency, and purpose.  28 States now offer this form of incorporation, but a company doesn’t have to be a B-Corp to be involved in Social Enterprise. Read more