Social Innovation Musings

My first three weeks at SiG have flown by. As the newest member of SiG National’s team, I’ve had to hit the ground sprinting. I joined the SiG team to help accelerate our work in supporting the growth of Canada’s ecosystem for enabling social innovation, with a particular focus on sharing the valuable contribution Labs can make. You may be asking: what exactly is a Lab? There are a lot of definitions floating around. In the social innovation space, a Lab is a powerful tool used to develop holistic solutions to complex social problems (particularly those problems that have become resistant to traditional solutions). To help make all of this more clear, we are constantly updating and developing new resources viewable on the SiG website.

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As a quick peak inside my brain, here are a couple of current musings around Labs and social innovation that have piqued my interest.
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