How much can I make in a Career in Social Entrepreneurship?

I find a Career in Social Entrepreneurship very interesting. Almost everyone seems to be talking about How to start a Career in Social Entrepreneurship, while I want to first develop an understanding of What is a Career in Social Entrepreneurship. My research about a Career in Social Entrepreneurship became a lot more meaningful when I found: Work/Career-in-Social-Entrepreneurship/english

Jo Chopra Mcgowan's take!

Jo Chopra Mcgowan is an experienced professional with 24 years & 11 months in Social Entrepreneurship. Jo Chopra Mcgowan has worked in Social Entrepreneurship as Director in Latika Roy Foundation. In Jo Chopra Mcgowan's own words, this is how Jo Chopra Mcgowan got into Social Entrepreneurship: "I have been involved in this field since 1976. I was Born in America and active as peace movement and anti nuclear organizer. I went to jail 12 times. I met my husband on protest march, Pad Yatra. we came to India in 1981. I have 3 children: one has a disability, so due to that I started an organization for her in 1994 and today we have 115 people working with us and 7 centres around Dehrdaun." I searched Jo Chopra Mcgowan on Google and found this profile:

Career Video on Social Entrepreneurship

In a video, Jo Chopra Mcgowan has talked about various aspects of a Career in Social Entrepreneurship. Jo Chopra Mcgowan started by explaining Social Entrepreneurship as: "Social Entrepreneurship is a vision, sense of purpose and sense of responsibility as member of the community." It was an amazing video with great information.

It was a welcome change to see the video touch upon Education as theoretical knowledge needed to excel at Social Entrepreneurship, and not merely as Qualifications needed to enter Social Entrepreneurship. Jo Chopra Mcgowan touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Reading
  • Contextual Knowledge
  • Finance
  • Social & Creative Sciences
  • Management
Sills and success goes hand in hand. One needs to get a hold of essential skills.
Jo Chopra Mcgowan then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Social Entrepreneurship:
  • Inspiration & Leadership
  • Fund Raising
  • Physical & Mental Agility
  • Interpersonal
  • Communication Skills
  • Empathy
This Career has an interesting list of Positives.
Jo Chopra Mcgowan believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Social Entrepreneurship:
  • Sense of Purpose
  • Societal Impact
  • Respect & Recognition
  • Meeting Amazing People
  • Positive Energy
  • Life Lesson
  • Frustration & Structural Challenges
Challenges define a Career as much as the Positives of the same.
And, Jo Chopra Mcgowan believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Social Entrepreneurship:
  • Human Misery
  • Bad Press
  • Low Salaries

In the final section of the video Jo Chopra Mcgowan talks about How a day goes in a Career in Social Entrepreneurship. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Social Entrepreneurship, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

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