Monthly Archives: April 2013

Weekly Theme 4: Environmental Awareness and the ‘Planet’ Prize

Energy use and climate change, deforestation, pollution, wasting resources – these are just a few of the many ways that human beings are damaging the environment. In recent years people have become more aware of this, and many businesses are … Continue reading

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Weekly Theme 3: Social Entrepreneurship & the ‘People’ Prize!

What is Social Entrepreneurship? “Social entrepreneurs are individuals with innovative solutions to society’s most pressing social problems. They are ambitious and persistent, tackling major social issues and offering new ideas for wide-scale change.”               … Continue reading

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Weekly Theme 2: Profit

This week’s theme is ‘Profit’! Making a profit is obviously essential for any successful business. Without a profit, your business will not be sustainable and it won’t help you raise income for your school. Giving something back Making a profit … Continue reading

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Weekly Theme 1: Business Planning

‘Fail to Plan – Plan to Fail!’ Every week from now on we’ll be blogging about a particular theme, and the theme for this week is ‘Business Planning’! It won’t be long until the schools participating in this year’s Challenge … Continue reading

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Rachel visits our Nicaragua Country Winners!

Our representative in Nicaragua, Rachel, was delighted to have the opportunity to visit the Nicaragua Country Winner for the best business, Esther del Río Las Marías, and present them with their certificate this week. The Esther del Río Las Marías school … Continue reading

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