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Social Innovation Blog

Social innovation news, ideas and opinions

Friday, May 20, 2016
For Immediate Release: May 19, 2016 Innovation Works and the Centre for Social Innovation Announce New Approach to... more »
Friday, May 20, 2016
The Centre for Social Innovation is thrilled to announce that Rahul Raj, a social entrepreneur and corporate... more »
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
By Tonya Surman and Victoria Lennox Published in the Globe and Mail, May 4, 2016 more »
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Our own Tonya Surman has been named to the 2016 cohort of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE)... more »

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CSI Community Buzz

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Friday, June 24, 2016
Do emails take up too much of your time?    If so, come to Email: Beating Back the Beast and learn hands-on strategies... more »
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Give yourself the gift of coaching and help rebuild Fort McMurray! On Tuesday, June 28, 2016 the Canadian Centre for... more »
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
If you’re tired of having email consume your life, come to Email: Beating Back the Beast.  Save hours of time each week... more »

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