The Playbook

What Differentiates Social Entrepreneurs

If the goal of your business is to improve the world, you're ultimately trying to put yourself out of a job.

Video Transcript

00:10 Lauren Bush Lauren: I think one key factor that differentiates social entrepreneurs from other entrepreneurs is that we are trying to put ourselves out of a job. If I can see the end to hunger one day, I will happily close "Feed" because we would have served our purpose. So, I think it's really important that social entrepreneurs go in with that mindset that we are here to solve a problem and once that problem is solved we are gonna shut our doors.

Last updated: Dec 24, 2013