Social Innovation 101 Learning Series: The Nuts and Bolts of Social Innovation

Social Innovation 101 Learning Series: The Nuts and Bolts of Social Innovation

Want to learn a new way of thinking that can reliably guide you to creative, actionable solutions to complex problems? In this three-hour workshop, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of social innovation and holistic problem-solving.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, work for a nonprofit or social organization or just a curious person, odds are you find yourself facing complex problems without clear solutions. What if you could learn a new way of thinking that would reliably guide you to creative, actionable ideas? That’s where the social innovation mindset comes in. In this three-hour workshop, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of social innovation and holistic problem-solving.

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***Students get access to the Social Innovation 101 Learning Series for free with the discount code FREE2020. Please bring valid student ID with you to each session you attend.***"

Meet the Presenter:

Taisa Ballantyne
(Social Innovation Institute, MacEwan University)
Taisa is a project management professional and consultant with more than ten years of international experience in corporate and not-for-profit development and campaign organization, client relations, communications strategy, staff and volunteer management and professional development coaching. She spent nine years living in Asia-Pacific and has built numerous corporate social responsibility platforms and athletic engagement programs throughout Asia and Africa. Taisa holds a Masters (MSt) in Social Innovation from the University of Cambridge. She supports MacEwan's Social Innovation Institute by activating and training communities of social innovation coaches, prototype teams and purpose-driven entrepreneurs.




The Aspiring Social Entrepreneur Learning Series is sponsored by the CPA Education Foundation Alberta. With a mandate to strengthen the future of the accounting profession in Alberta, the CPA Education Foundation supports business education and students, and the incubation of innovative ideas. Click here to learn more.