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We are passionate about combining the energy and innovation of business with the heart of social justice.
We can empower you to do great things with social entrepreneurship at the University of Melbourne.
Grow as a social entrepreneur.
Gain the inspiration and practical knowledge you need on the why and how of social enterprise.
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Follow our blog to hear from great social entrepreneurs and the dedicated firms that support them.
FORGE YOUR OWN PATH.
Focus your interests and passion.
Start your own social enterprise or apply your skills at already operating firms.
Learn from the brightest minds in social entrepreneurship at a Compass Master Class.
Social startups often suffer from mission drift - as they race to attain financial sustainability, their plans for social impact often shift or even worse, take a back seat.
Why does this happen? How can you prevent it? This master class will teach you how to stick to your guns for the benefit of the people you want to help.
Grace McQuilten, founder of The Social Studio, has built a not-for-profit social enterprise committed to deep localized social impact - improving the employment and education opportunities of Australian migrants and refugees using fashion and design.
Hear Grace's story and advice on how to optimise social impact for your venture.