Path to Launch
Starting the Social Entrepreneur’s Journey
If you’re thinking about founding a venture for social good, here you can explore some essential steps in the planning process and learn what to expect as you begin.
Looking at the broader scope of what you need to do can give you an understanding of the work ahead and help you prioritize. It can also help identify areas where you want to focus more or less time given your own experience and background.
We’ve identified four core stages to complete before launching a social venture at scale. These stages are closely linked. From the first day of researching until the final days of operating, social entrepreneurs regularly return to earlier stages as they innovate, iterate, and improve their solution.
The Path to Launch
Review the summary of each stage, the key focus areas, and the key questions to answer before moving on. What are you missing on the path to launch?
Stage 3: Develop Business and Impact Models