Social enterprise and impact investing - what they are and why they matterPosted: July 4, 2012 | |
“So, what exactly are you doing again?”
This has been the refrain of the last month of my life. I am interning this summer in a field known as social enterprise or impact investing, and most people haven’t got a clue what that means. But I understand the confusion; I wasn’t very familiar with the field myself until fairly recently. Fortunately, this line of work is not all that confusing when properly explained.