Research Handbook on Small Business Social Responsibility has been published

It is my pleasure to announce that on January 26th 2018 the research handbook on Small Business Social Responsibility has been published to which I had the pleasure of contributing an article. I got in touch with the publishers of the handbook in spring 2015 and had the pleasure of presenting my insights in Nepal’s Read More …

5 types of social businesses

Social Business Types While working with start-ups I’ve experienced two types of approaches to design a social business: Either the business plan is following a good old schoolbook approach and often risks running short in terms of the impact it is making: it’s well developed in terms of the production process, product design and the Read More …

Youth guide to starting a social business

In Fall 2015 I participated in the name of VHS Bhaktapur in an Erasmus+ exchange for youth workers organized by Net in Action in Italy. The five days training was all under the main question: how can social entrepreneurship help youth not in employment, education or training (NEET) finding their place in society. I spontaneously Read More …

A Brief Institutional Analysis on Social Businesses as Option for Start-Ups in Nepal

This paper has been presented during Nepal’s firs international conference on Social Entrepreneurship, which has happend in Nepal in July 2016. The paper is based on some small grass-roots analysis I’ve been conducting in Summer 2015. It shows that almost half of the analysied social busines are employment oriented: The paper concludes, that even though Read More …

master’s thesis: Prospects for Establishing a Social Media Network for Cultural Communities in Rural Areas

I’ve submitted this Master’s thesis at the end of my master’s study in Cultural Productions at the department Wissenschaft & Kunst (science and art) under the University of Salzburg and the Mozarteum. My primary supervisor was Monika Mokre from ÖAW. Abstract This Master’s thesis deals with the question: Which role can Social Media Networks play Read More …