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Wake Up and Smell the Sustainably Produced Coffee

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the United Kingdom

November 19, 2009: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Wake Up and Smell the Sustainably Produced Coffee - ...why social enterprisers need feasible business models Unlike traditional business models, social enterprise businesses reinvest a percentage back into community projects. Kathleen Fitzgerald, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Management at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, argues that whilst social enterprise can be an inspirational catalyst for change, it’s crucial that budding entrepreneurs have a firm grasp on the realities of business. Good intentions are not enough! Join Kathleen and learn why developing a solid business plan should be the first step up the ladder for anyone planning a social enterprise project. Why should you attend: •Learn how to structure and build a business plan, whatever your industry or project •Network with other entrepreneurs and social enterprisers •Discuss key insights with one of Chicago Booth’s most popular faculty members This event is part of Global Entrepreneurship Week UK (www.gew.org.uk). A light lunch will be provided.

Where

Chicago Booth London Campus
Woolgate Exchange
25 Basinghall St
London, United Kingdom

Cost

No Charge

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 11/18/2009

Questions

Rachel Waites 

+44 (0) 207 070 2218

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