Virgin Group CEO Speaks on Social Entrepreneurship


Richard Branson, a British business mogul and founder of the Virgin Group of companies, speaks about social entrepreneurship and improving other people's lives.

Branson tells that entrepreneurship is not the mere act of selling things; it's about how you can contribute for the society's good. He lists down the three key obstacles that entrepreneurs face: funding, networking and mentoring.

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