Social entrepreneurship is on the rise and social enterprises are solving some of the most critical and enduring social problems by using innovative, pragmatic and sustainable business models. Access to knowledge thanks to the Internet and rapid expansion of the knowledge economy are opening new opportunities for social ventures. With knowledge-based social entrepreneurship where knowledge is the primary resource, more pressing social problems can be addressed by. This book investigates this emerging concept, possibilities that it holds, its place in today’s economy, and links bridges between knowledge, innovation, and social entrepreneurship. Academics, entrepreneurs, students, and NGOs will find the theoretical and practical information presented in this book extremely valuable.
About the Author
Dr. Mitt Nowshade Kabir is a seasoned entrepreneur with broad experience in international business, technology investment, and e-commerce. His present business and academic interests cover strategy, innovation, entrepreneurship, and technologies such as artificial intelligence, semantic technologies, blockchain, and knowledge management. He has served as an advisor to various governments and also consults and helps boards and businesses in areas like advanced technologies, business development, and innovation strategies. Dr. Kabir holds a Ph.D. in Information Technology, an MSc in Computer Science, an MBA, and a Doctorate in Business Administration.