Business School

  • Covid-19: Social impact funding you might miss – 2 July update

    Deadline days: don't miss out on the latest emergency grants, loans and other funding sources for social entrepreneurs around the world. 

  • Mowgli’s dilemma: Building an ethical property business in the urban jungle

    How do you build an ethical offering in the cutthroat world of workspace? We meet Conrad Peberdy, raised amid rainforests and now at the top of the tree at one of the UK’s leading social businesses, Ethical Property.

  • “It’s like running an A+E department” – Henry Jones

    Covid-19 disruptions have increased demand for many social businesses. In his new podcast, Peace, Love & Profit, Liam Black asks the CEO of mental health platform Big White Wall about leading the business through a period of rapid growth. 

  • Reassess your values – with the help of Gordon Ramsay

    Covid-19 restrictions could be the chance you never knew you needed to overhaul all those niggling issues in the ‘restaurant’ of your life. Katherine Burnard presents the Kitchen Nightmare episode that asks tough questions about your values.

  • ‘Real Madrid’s Marcelo Vieira da Silva financed our first 100 sinks’ - Ana Paula Rios, Pias do Bem

    A Rio de Janeiro engineer – whose speedily-designed portable sinks allow workers and homeless people to wash their hands – on raising eyebrows as an all-female construction team and the 'rollercoaster of emotions' under Covid-19.

  • Five ways impact investors can deal with the Covid-19 dilemma

    Covid-19 isn’t just affecting social businesses and charities – it’s also a concern for their investors, who may face reduced income and an uncertain pipeline. How can they best respond?