The Department of Labor plays a key role in supporting and funding workforce development programs to help those Americans with barriers to employment.
Can your social enterprise afford to compete with the for-profit companies to get and keep good people?
Multiple players bear some portion of the costs to make the social enterprise successful. The challenge in allocating costs lies in drawing a line between one organizational program and another.
Growth Capital is enterprise-level funding or investment that builds the capacity for business expansion and strategic planning.
This methodology of how to quantify social costs will help managers understand the extent to which a social enterprise is profitable as a stand-alone business and shape important strategic and operational decisions.