Practical Tool 4

Resources to accompany 10 Practical Tools for a Resilient Local Economy

Practical Tool #4: Resilience-Building Businesses

Resources:

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE

•      Hopkins social enterprise ingredient and comments on “Social Enterprise in Action” event in Totnes

•      Characteristics of a Transition Enterprise, as posed by the UK’s REconomy project

•      Mission, Inc.: The Practitioners Guide to Social Enterprise (Social Venture Network) by Kevin Lynch and Julius Walls

•      The Social Entrepreneur’s Handbook: How to Start, Build, and Run a Business That Improves the World by Rupert Scofield

•      To Build The Life You Want – Create The Work You Love – The Spiritual Dimension of Entrepreneuring by Marsha Sinetar

•      A blog about social enterprise by consultant Rolfe Larson, which seems to be based here in the U.S.  It includes a recent post on some of the legal & tax implications within the U.S. tax structure.

•      Notes from Transition L.A.’s Transition Enterprise working group

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We are a community group in the Westchester neighborhood of Los Angeles (LA 90045 near LAX airport). Founded in 2005, we offer classes, events, and community gatherings focused on building a resilient future. We are part of the international Transition Network.
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