Social Startup Success

Social Startup Success

How the Best Nonprofits Launch, Scale Up, and Make A Difference

Book - 2018
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"Kathleen Kelly Janus, a lecturer at the Stanford University Program on Social Entrepreneurship, set out to investigate what makes a startup succeed or fail. She surveyed more than 200 high-performing social entrepreneurs and interviewed dozens of founders. She shares her findings, revealing how the best organizations get over the revenue hump. How do social ventures scale to over $2 million, Janus's clear benchmark for a social enterprise's sustainability? Janus, tapping into strong connections to the Silicon Valley world where many of these ventures are started or and/or funded, reveals insights from key figures such as DonorsChoose founder Charles Best, charity:water's Scott Harrison, Reshma Saujani of Girls Who Code and many others. The first definitive guide to solving the problem of scale"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Lifelong, 2018
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 658.048 J35s
Characteristics: xiv, 252 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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