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Collaboration and Partnerships

for aspiring social entrepreneurs

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Where are we going with this?

Almost all student activities (and real life activities) associated with social entrepreneurship are potentially collaborative. This section is a guide to collaboration and partnering.

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Recommended preparation

No pre-requisites ... but do be familiar with wiki editing ...


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Growth Opportunities

Include ...

  • About a variety of forms of collaboration
  • How to develop a working partnership
  • The benefits of working in partnership with others
  • Success factors for effective collaboration
  • How to formalise partnerships when appropriate
    • How to write a Memorandum of Understanding
    • How to draft contracts and catalyse approval processes.
  • Develop a "can do it together" attitude backed up by a work ethic of reliability and habit of delivery and support.
  • From dependence to dependable independent contributor, to a full appreciation and living out of interdependence (sensu Covey, 2004).

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Getting there

This module is of wide applicability and will serve you well in all endeavours. The ultimate goal is to develop an appreciation of:


Next step

To learn more, take a look at the relevant Activities and do those which are best suited to your learning style and which meet your needs.