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Getting Beyond Better How Social Entrepreneurship Works

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ISBN-10: 1633690687

ISBN-13: 9781633690684

Edition: 2015

Authors: Roger L. Martin, Sally Osberg, Arianna Huffington

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Who really moves things forward in our society and how do they do it? How have they always done it? Strategy guru Roger Martin and Skoll Foundation CEO Sally Osberg make a compelling argument that social entrepreneurs are agents of change who recognize, in our current reality, various kinds of "equilibria"-systems in need of change-and then advance social progress by transforming these systems, ultimately replacing what exists with a new equilibrium. Seen in this light,social entrepreneurship is not a marginal activity, but one that unleashes new value for society by releasing untapped human ambition.The book begins with a probing and useful theory of social entrepreneurship, moving through…    
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Book details

List price: $41.99
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
Publication date: 10/6/2015
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 272
Size: 5.87" wide x 8.52" long x 0.94" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Arianna Huffington was born on July 15, 1950, in Athens, Greece. She received an M.A. in economics from Cambridge University. She is the cofounder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post and a nationally syndicated columnist. She is the author of several books including The Female Woman, Third World America, and Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder. She has also written biographies of Maria Callas and Pablo Picasso. She is the cohost of Left, Right and Center, public radio's political roundtable program.