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10 Free Things Every New Social Entrepreneur Should Have
A Bright Future for Social Enterprises in Canada
A Business Planning Guide to Build Social Enterprises
Accelerators: A Critical Component in Scaling Up Environmental Entrepreneurship
Accelerator: On-line Guides for Non-Profit Small Business, ENP, British Columbia
Advancing the Social Economy for Socio-economic Development: International perspectives
As Public Goes Private, Social Emerges: The Rise of Social Enterprise
Best bits: Social enterprise goes international
Bridging Public Investments and the Social Value, PEI
Canadian Social Enterprise Guide 2011 (from Enterprising Non-Profits)
Canadian Social Enterprise Guide, Enterprising Non-Profits
Charity vs. Social Enterprise
Combining Business Model Prototyping, Customer Development & Social Enterprise
Crowd Funding, A Poor Investment?
Defining the Social Economy BC (2006)
Failure In Social Enterprise
Government of Canada Investment Supports Social Enterprise
Guide To Financing for Social Enterprises (Western Economic Diversification Canada)
Hybrid Corporations:What business are you in?
Linking, Learning Leveraging, Report List on Social Enterprise & Community re Western Canada, Manitoba, Northern Ontario
Mapping the Social Economy of Atlantic Canada
Meeting the Access to Capital Challenge for Canadian Social Enterprise
Moving Toward The Market-Nonprofit Enterprise In a Changing World
New Brunswick Social Enterprise Sector Survey
Nova Scotia’s CEDIF Program
Open Book of Social Innovation (methods and issues)
Public Policy and Social Policy In Atlantic Canada, Nova Scotia, 2009
Research Findings, Social Enterprise in Nova Scotia (CBU)
Resource Guide for Social Enterprise, Co-operative Enterprise Council New Brunswick
Sandermoen offers Canada’s first Social Enterprise MBA
See Change Magazine for Social Enterprises, Canada
SIG Knowledge Hub, Learning Resources for Social Innovation 
Six Habits of Highly Effective Entrepreneurs 
Social Accelerator, Green Trade, Social Capital, John-Howard Society
Social Business Model Canvas
Social Economy E-Books
Social Enterprise – a Threat to Traditional Charity?
Social Enterprise:A critique and Future Direction
Social Enterprise Guide-UJA Federation, New York
Social Enterprise Survey, Ontario
Social Enterprises have a Triple Bottom Line
Social Entrepreneurs Playbook (free e-book from Wharton Business School)
Social Ventures Australia- A Business Guide
Survey of Social Enterprise UK
Survey of Social Enterprises in Alberta & BC
Sustainable Business Accelerator, A Green Startup Factory for CleanTech Companies(New Jersey)
The Problem with “Social Entrepreneurship”: A Student’s Perspective
Third Sector Knowledge Portal
Toronto Enterprise Fund-Guide for social enterprises
Toward an Integrated Social Enterprise Methodology
What is a Social Enterprise Ecosystem?
What is the Social Economy and Should I Care? Leslie Brown and Seth Asimakos
White Papers on Emerging Trends in Social Innovation, MaRS
Why Nonprofits Should Fear Social Enterprise
Will Canada Lead in Fostering Social Entrepreneurship?
Working Paper Series on Social Enterprise From Atlantic Canada (SESRN) Includes briefing documents and policy scans

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