As a social entrepreneur, you might need connections in foreign governments, help with navigating policy, or funding to grow your impact. But how can you make that stuff happen without having a powerhouse roladex? You find someone that already has the connections. And that is what Joanne Sonenshine, Founder & CEO, of Connective Impact does for you.
We talk to Joanne about how she helps connect business to the right people and what that means to your success. Don't miss this high-impact interview packed with solid advice.
About Connective Impact:
Since 2014, Connective Impact has been the go-to connection builder for international nonprofits, social businesses, and funders seeking inroads to new and diverse partners and collaborators. Building a comprehensive membership network, we use the power of matchmaking to connect “doers” with the resources they need to make change happen.
Joanne advises mission-driven companies and purpose-oriented organizations in creating more effective partnerships and collaborations to address social, environmental, and economic development challenges. As a development economist with the ability to synthesize nonprofit-speak and technical information into actionable recommendations for the industry. She has extensive experience building strong, lasting partnerships with business leaders in sustainability.
She is also the author of "Purposeful Profits: Inside Successful Businesses Making a Positive Global Impact" and "ChangeSeekers: Finding Your Path to Impact"