The 5 Steps to revitalised communities

Another awesome post from BALLE. A recent panel discussion, facilitated by Brancaccio and featured environmentalist Bill McKibben; Peabody award-winning broadcaster and environmental justice advocate Majora Carter; and social entrepreneur Mike Brady,discussed how micro-businesses can build new livelihoods — and revitalise their local economies — by working with members of their communities.

The 5 steps they went through:

1. Start Small

2. Swap ideas about with your competition

3. Develop a relationship of accountability with your customers

4. Know that your local business can have a local impact

5. Remember to celebrate teh small victories.

Read more here. Have you been inspired?


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