Issue #11: Is corporate interest in social enterprise transformative or purely cosmetic?

Pioneers Post Issue 11

The digital version of the eleventh edition of our print magazine, Pioneers Post Quarterly, can be found below. 

We’ll be adding individual articles in their usual format over the coming weeks and months.

  • Cover feature: Is the corporate sector on a truly transformational trajectory to put social value on a par with profit – or is the engagement with social enterprise purely cosmetic?
  • Global focusScotland – is Scottish policy and practice putting the rest of the UK to shame?
  • NEW: Two's Company – an interview series on corporate and social collaborations begins with a global pharmaceutical brand and a mission-led cookery school.
  • The Guv'nor: the second instalment of Bob Thust's new column in which he discusses why culture and strategy can’t just sit down for dinner and work it out?


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Social Enterprise in Scotland, Carlton Hill

Global Focus: Scotland

What are the keys to the success of Scotland’s social enterprise movement? Gerry Higgins and Jess Gildener reveal how the Scottish commitment to social justice combined with ministerial-level support have created a powerful force for good.

Migrateful chef

Migrateful: Recipes rebuilding lives

Migrateful brings together refugee, migrant and asylum-seekers and London foodies looking for new experiences. What are the next steps towards a sustainable business model?