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Our Concepting phase has concluded. We took everything we learned during the Inspiration phase and used those insights to develop our own creative ideas to address the challenge question. Check out the fresh thinking and head over to the current phase to join our collaborative efforts.  Read more.

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City marketplaces pull together businesses for a weekend fair of exhibiting and celebrating innovation backed by government and having a real event environment - music etc., social media helps spread the message and attracts new businesses.

City marketplaces pull together businesses for a weekend fair of exhibiting and celebrating innovation backed by government and having a real event environment - music etc., social media helps spread the message and attracts new businesses.

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An alternative city guide to inform visitors and locals about the businesses that are providing social value to their community. Where to eat, shop and visit whilst supporting social enterprises.

An alternative city guide to inform visitors and locals about the businesses that are providing social value to their community. Where to eat, shop and visit whilst supporting social enterprises.

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Use search advertisement to target the queries of future early adopter organizations about innovative companies creating world benefit from the topics they search on the web. The concept focuses on meeting future innovators/adopters where they are.

Use search advertisement to target the queries of future early adopter organizations about innovative companies creating world benefit from the topics they search on the web. The concept focuses on meeting future innovators/adopters where they are.

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SFA will achieve identify and reward those companies that innovate for the benefit of the future of the world. Grades are based on the degree of confidence of  INDIVIDUALS in the future of companies by using Social Networks.

SFA will achieve identify and reward those companies that innovate for the benefit of the future of the world. Grades are based on the degree of confidence of INDIVIDUALS in the future of companies by using Social Networks.

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With the objective of creating incentives for for-profit companies to initiate activities which produce social benefit, we have devised three main drivers that would empower 
companies to jump in and boost the following;

With the objective of creating incentives for for-profit companies to initiate activities which produce social benefit, we have devised three main drivers that would empower companies to jump in and boost the following;

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A NGO-run website featuring a worldwide-recognizable symbol which would act as a reward scheme for companies who choose to make monetary or in-kind donations to sustainable world benefit causes.

A NGO-run website featuring a worldwide-recognizable symbol which would act as a reward scheme for companies who choose to make monetary or in-kind donations to sustainable world benefit causes.

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What might it look like to ask the 'global crowd' to rate and review the businesses they interact with according to the lens of innovating for world benefit?

What might it look like to ask the 'global crowd' to rate and review the businesses they interact with according to the lens of innovating for world benefit?

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Businessweek could publish annual issue that celebrates companies and social enterprises that are working to change the world for the better.

Businessweek could publish annual issue that celebrates companies and social enterprises that are working to change the world for the better.

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DeletedUser

End of the month. Pay date. This month you not only collect your salary; you also collect GreenMoney. 

A global currency for social good. 

You can use it to buy your locally produced organic carrots and wind-powered electricity.

End of the month. Pay date. This month you not only collect your salary; you also collect GreenMoney. A global currency for social good. You can use it to buy your locally produced organic carrots and wind-powered electricity.

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The idea of the concept is to create a public platform where companies can post their innovations that contribute to the world benefit and where the society can see what companies are doing worldwide. It was created during McGill OpenIDEO hackathon.

The idea of the concept is to create a public platform where companies can post their innovations that contribute to the world benefit and where the society can see what companies are doing worldwide. It was created during McGill OpenIDEO hackathon.

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