Traditional business metrics don't apply to social entrepreneurship. Typically, these organizations are passionate about giving back to society and providing a broader understanding of return on investments. The things you learned in business school don't necessarily apply outright to this type of business model. Training programs must include different types of business metrics, ones that measure not only things like profit, but also the positive change these types of businesses wish to see.
Social entrepreneurs need to work harder to get funding since normal sources such as bank funding are not typically available. Other sources h...