Elevating Impact: Case Studies in Sustainable Business and Social Entrepreneurship
Social entrepreneurship -- United States, Social entrepreneurship -- Developing countries, Nonprofit organizations -- United States, Businesspeople -- United States -- Interviews
This collection of award-winning academic case studies showcases innovative approaches to sustainable business and social entrepreneurship. Each case utilizes interviews with company founders and executives, internal documents, and other original research to reveal details not available elsewhere, giving students a behind-the-scenes look at marketing, finance, and strategy. With examples from business, government, and nonprofit organizations, the cases are suitable for graduate and undergraduate courses in a range of topics. All cases were researched and written by Portland State University faculty, students, and staff.
Organizations featured in the case collection include: Burgerville, Clean Water Services, Columbia Forest Products, Country Natural Beef, Friends of the Children, Hopworks Urban Brewery, Mercy Corps, Portland Roasting Company, SeQuential, Tropical Salvage.
Greene, Jacen, editor. Elevating Impact: Case Studies in Sustainable Business and Social Entrepreneurship. Ooligan Press. July, 2019.