Social Venture Institutes
Social Venture Institutes (SVI) offer emerging leaders of socially responsible businesses and innovative nonprofits a forum in which to share their business problems and receive expert advice from leading members of Social Venture Network. SVI provides an interactive and practical way for socially conscious entrepreneurs to explore ways to succeed.
The combination of high-quality mentors, a confidential and supportive environment, and a practical problem-solving format provides participants with a rich portfolio of skills, a plan to grow their socially responsible businesses, and a network of contacts to support their journey.
SVI Hollyhock September 2 - 6, 2015
Take advantage of this opportunity to fine tune business strategies, learn best practices for solving problems and build long lasting relationships with business peers and mentors. Get direct feedback for your current business challenges from a faculty of successful socially responsible enterprise leaders. Hear inspiring "True Confessions" - personal stories from experienced entrepreneurs and their struggles to reach success combining social mission with business.
SVI gets you off the treadmill of your usual business life, while at the same time invigorating and enhancing your professional efforts. At SVI you'll have a chance to:
- Share innovative ideas to help improve the way you manage, promote and finance your businesses and projects;
- Build a stronger sense of community, cooperation, mission and effectiveness; and
- Strengthen your connection among mission-based entrepreneurs and non-profit ventures.
This program is for CEOs and leaders of established small businesses and nonprofit enterprises. Pre-approval is required prior to registration. Enrollment is limited and priority will be given to second-stage entrepreneurs.