According to Robin Chase, the founder of Zipcar, the classic Miss America response of making the world a better place isn’t enough to make your business a success. The rise in social entrepreneurs may be surprised to hear her perspective on success.
Good intentions aren’t good enough to bring about the support that you need. Remember that you’re a businessperson above all else. Humanitarian and social ideals are great means of supporting your business but it’s not enough on its own.
You have to have a business mind and be able to convince investors and the public that you know what you’re talking about. Dollars is what really makes the world go ‘round. If people can make money while helping the environment at the same time, then that’s a great day as a social entrepreneur. If you need some money management refresher courses, CLICK HERE to subscribe to Professor Savings on YouTube. You have the passion, they have the know-how. Put it all together and you’re destined for success.