The Power of Social Innovation: How Civic Entrepreneurs Ignite Community Networks for Good offers tools for civic entrepreneurs to create healthier communities and promote innovative solutions to public and social problems. It features illustrative case studies of civic leaders and entrepreneurs and the catalyzing role each plays in transforming a community’s social service delivery systems. Based on Goldsmith’s experience, as well as on extensive research and interviews with more than 100 top leaders from the public, private, and nonprofit sectors, this book offers public officials, social entrepreneurs, philanthropists, and citizens the insights and strategies to produce social change.
Goldsmith, Stephen, with Tim Burke and Gigi Georges. The Power of Social Innovation: How Civic Entrepreneurs Ignite Community Networks for Good. John Wiley and Sons, 2010.