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Module 1: Purpose-Driven Leadership

In this module, you’ll learn how to define your purpose and develop a plan to cultivate purpose for your organization. You’ll gain a deep understanding of the critical importance of purpose-driven leadership in a successful organization and why businesses can and should pursue a larger social or environmental purpose. You'll also analyze the five models of social purpose, from generous contributors to impact investors. Through close examination of case studies such as Daily Table and TOMS shoes, you’ll learn how to test your assumptions and find the winning situation for your investors, employees, and customers. By the end of this module, you’ll have a more clearly defined understanding of the purpose your organization wants to pursue and how to prepare for successful implementation....
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17 видео (всего 112 мин.), 4 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video17 видео
The Role of Business is Changing14мин
Cultivate Your Purpose8мин
(Optional) Interview with Derek Handley4мин
(Optional) Interview with Kyle Zimmer: Part 12мин
Test Your Assumptions11мин
Find the Win-Win9мин
(Optional) Interview with Chad Dickerson: Part 16мин
(Optional) Interview with Bobby Turner1мин
(Optional) Interview with Kyle Zimmer: Part 28мин
Bring it Home11мин
(Optional) Interview with Chad Dickerson: Part 23мин
(Optional) Interview with Kat Taylor4мин
(Optional) Interview with Jostein Solheim1мин
(Optional) Interview with Kyle Zimmer: Part 32мин
Evaluate, Revise, and Renew13мин
Module Wrap-Up1мин
Reading4 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Reading - Cultivate Your Purpose Worksheet10мин
Reading - Test Your Assumptions Worksheet10мин
Reading: Logic Model Worksheet10мин
Module 1 - Lecture Slides10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 1 Quiz20мин
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Module 2: How Business Drives Social Impact

What is the relationship between impact and financial performance? Does it pay for a company to drive impact? In this module, you'll learn various methods businesses use to create social and environmental impact. You’ll identify the different components of impact measurement: valence, focus, depth, breadth, and cost-effectiveness. With Nick Ashburn, Senior Director of Impact Investing of Wharton Social Impact, you’ll discuss real-life examples such as Starbucks, Campbell’s Soup, and Warby Parker, and the impactful decisions they made in employment, operations, and investment. By the end of this module, you’ll be able to refine the method in which your business can reduce environmental challenges and/or ensure fair and equal opportunity, and create a plan for your company to drive both impact and financial performance....
Reading
11 видео (всего 102 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video11 видео
Driving Impact - How, Why, and What9мин
Practices: Employment with Nick Ashburn7мин
Practices: Operations and Supply with Nick Ashburn6мин
Practices: Investment with Nick Ashburn5мин
Products and Services with Nick Ashburn6мин
Philanthropy with Nick Ashburn6мин
Impact and Profit8мин
Conclusion1мин
(Optional) Interview with Bart Houlahan23мин
(Optional) Interview with Lisa Hall21мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Module 2 - Lecture Slides10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 2 Quiz20мин
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Module 3: Impact Measurement

In this module, you’ll examine the criteria and standards of evidence developed to measure the true social impact of your organization. You’ll identify the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Environmental Social and Governance Criteria (ESG) to be able to better answer the question “What is the Impact of X?” By examining the Nesta Foundation Framework and its standard of evidence, you’ll explore the different levels of rigor for each logic model using real-life examples and learn to accurately assess your organization’s inputs, outputs, and impact. By the end of this module, you’ll be able to calculate the Social Return on Investment (SROI) of your enterprise and be able to strategize an effective plan for your business....
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10 видео (всего 100 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video10 видео
What is the Impact of X?3мин
Standards of Evidence7мин
Logic Model Level 15мин
Logic Model Level 210мин
Logic Model Level 37мин
Logic Model Level 418мин
Logic Model Level 57мин
Logic Model Level Q23мин
Conclusion5мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Module 3 - Lecture Slides10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 3 Quiz20мин
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Module 4: Impact Investing

This module was designed to introduce you to the basics of impact investing. By analyzing global trends on Socially Responsible Investing (SRI), classic models of impact investment such as microfinance, and actual research data, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the current models of impact investment and which model would work best for your organization. Through exploring other benefit corporations and the UN Principles of Responsible Investment, you’ll discover how NGOs, government, and shareholders and their roles in impactful investments. By the end of this module, you’ll be able to gauge the risk and rewards behind impactful investments, and be able to navigate these issues effectively while exerting sustainable and meaningful impact. ...
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8 видео (всего 129 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video8 видео
Global Trends15мин
Classic Impact Investing20мин
Great Expectations30мин
The Community12мин
What Can Government Do?9мин
Shareholder Activism9мин
Is There an (Expected) Cost to Social Investing?26мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Module 4 - Lecture Slides10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Module 4 Quiz20мин
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автор: PHJan 1st 2018

Great course; very insightful look into how business and other organizations can effect positive social impact in the course of achieving their objectives and completing routines.

автор: GGAug 28th 2018

A course well worth taking. It handles a lot of ethical and moral situations and provides interesting real life anecdotes.

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Katherine Klein

Edward H. Bowman Professor of Management
The Wharton School
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Christopher Geczy

Adjunct Professor of Finance
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The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn) is a private university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. A member of the Ivy League, Penn is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, and considers itself to be the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies. ...

О специализации ''Business Strategies for A Better World'

You’re not just interested in making money. You’re interested in making a difference in the world too. Set your career and your business on the road to success by learning evidence-based strategies to achieve sustainable social impact: profits with purpose. This specialization was designed to give you the tools and strategies you need to create measurable social impact around the world – whether your impact goal is to create jobs, to reduce malnutrition, or to increase access to environmentally-friendly and affordable housing, or to make a positive difference in some other way. In these four courses taught by acclaimed Wharton professors, you’ll learn how to apply effective business strategies to real-world problems through a deep understanding of the global practices and trends shaping the world today. By the end of this Specialization, you’ll be able to: ● Lead, invest and make business decisions for social impact ● Analyze information about global trends to make more informed strategic business decisions ● Understand the role of corruption in societies so you can make better business decisions ● Develop, launch, test, and scale entrepreneurship projects which have high-potential of significant positive social impact...
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