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Global Social Enterprise Initiative Teams Up With Niger Delta Partnership Initiative To Improve Global Development Impact Through Public Private Partnerships

For over a decade the Niger Delta Partnership Initiative (NDPI) has supported communities throughout the Niger Delta in Nigeria by empowering them to create and sustain jobs, end conflicts, and...

Recruiters Rate McDonough MBAs as the Best-Trained in the World

Georgetown McDonough received high marks across the board in a new ...

The Path of Greatest Resistance: The New York Review of Books
In this provocative piece in THE NEW YORK REVIEW BOOKS, “The Path of Greatest Resistance,” author David Cole makes a compelling case for why social media help spark movements in a flash, but digital...
Georgetown GSEI Reed Smith Meeting
Reed Smith Joins Student Leader Advisory Council of Global Social Enterprise Initiative at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business

Reed Smith, an international law firm, has become a member of the Student Leader Advisory Council of the Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of...

Rural Investment Big Opportunity
Rural Investments Could Be The Next 'Big Opportunity,' Former USDA Official Says
Rural America’s slow recovery from the Great Recession isn’t entirely bad news, says the founder of the Rural Opportunity Initiative. For smart public and private investors, it could provide a chance...
Tech, Retail Trends to Drive ‘Un-Bundling’ of Senior Housing Services
Several senior living companies are trying to take a page from the hotel industry’s playbook, offering a greater variety of service packages and price points. This process is being hastened by...
Health Providers Struggle to Add New Tech as Payment Models Can’t Keep Up
Go to any skilled nursing or senior living conference, and you’ll be greeted with a wide array of exciting new technologies with the potential for making residents’ and workers’ lives better. On...
Georgetown receives $1 million grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation
The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Society (link is external) (GIWPS) and the Global Social Enterprise Initiative (link is external) (GSEI) at the McDonough School of Business have been...
Leslie Crutchfield Joins Discussion on Social Movements in Podcast - Add Passion and Stir
Why are some social change movements successful while others are not? On this week’s episode, author and Georgetown University’s Global Social Enterprise Initiative Executive Director Leslie...
“Many Roads Lead to Rome” – An Interview with Bill Novelli
Many of us know the name Bill Novelli; he is a long-time thought leader in the social marketing field. But did you know that Bill began his illustrious career as a brand manager for Lever Brothers (...
Rural Opportunity Initiative's Matt McKenna featured in RFD TV segment on Growing Rural Small Businesses
July 30, 2018 NASHVILLE, Tenn (RFD-TV) While economic uncertainty continues to plague farmers, rural lawmakers look to provide relief to rural communities through other means – by helping small...
Inside Higher Ed: Novelli Speaks on Income Inequality and the Efforts Made within GSEI
“A lot of students come here and want to go to Wall Street and work at Goldman Sachs and make money,” Novelli said. “It’s true of business students here and everywhere. But we want all the students...
McKenna's Op-ed featured in The Hill: Rural America is Ripe with Potential, Starving for Capital
Investment in venture-backed companies in the United States reached $57 billion in almost 4,000 deals in the first half of 2018. Yet, only a fraction of those dollars found their way to funds and...
McKenna of Global Social Enterprise Initiative Testifies in Congressional Hearing, "Investing in Rural America"
The Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access and the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy, and Trade met for a joint hearing titled, 'Investing in...
AB InBev Foundation and Georgetown’s Global Social Enterprise Initiative Partner on Underage Drinking
The harmful use of alcohol is a global health risk, and underage drinking is a widespread problem with serious negative consequences for young users and for society. To address this issue, the AB...
The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Journey Map Serves As A Resource For Those Caring For Loved Ones
It’s a cold and rainy day as Allison helps her mother, 82-year old Greta, into the car to yet another doctor’s appointment. After the doctor, the two will make a quick stop at the grocery store to...

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