So social businesess are selling to the not-so-poor 'base of the pyramid' not the true bottom of the pyramid. It's obvious. But it's thought-provoking.
"Where is the BOP healthcare fortune?" by Andy Thornton in Stanford Social Innovation Review, states what we probably all already knew, but with clarity. That social enterprises segment their markets, and they prioritise those that…Continue
Posted on May 23, 2013 at 23:36
'Measuring Impact, for Impact' was the title of our event last night, and the running theme of the evening was about how to ensure that results are tracked in a way that adds value to decisions, rather than in a way that ends in a mess of data or dusty reports.
You may have seen some of detailed economic impact reports done by Ethan Kapstein (the ones with several zeros) for clients such as Standard Chartered…Continue
Posted on May 2, 2013 at 21:00
Posted on April 10, 2013 at 15:00 — 2 Comments
"If we want to do business model innovation, that’s big medicine. It will require we throw away some of the stuff that has made us successful. And it will touch almost everyone. If we’re going to take that on, the CEO must take a heavy hand."
Mike Shipulski, in a blog entitled 'Innovation Eats Itself'.…Continue
Posted on March 23, 2013 at 12:04