Yunus Social Business and the Schwab Foundation for Social

 Yunus Social Business and the Schwab Foundation for Social

BERLIN, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Using the resources, expertise, and assets of the company, dedicated employees are developing solutions to social and environmental problems —with a business model at their heart. These “social intrapreneurs” take on an entrepreneurial role within their company and, with the CEO’s blessing, they are creating social businesses, which are 100% focused on solving a societal problem and reinvesting profits. The Unusual Pioneers is a platform created solely to support these social intrapreneurs.

“Large corporations are finally feeling the pressure to do better for the societies they serve. But it’s a movement coming from their employees. We started researching these emerging social intrapreneurs, and found that the single most important thing we could provide them with is a platform to connect with each other. When you are doing something against the grain, it’s so important to…

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