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Author : Sema Alimoğlu Özkan & Ali Şükrü Çetinkaya
School/Work Place : Selcuk University, Turkey
Contact : alisukru@outlook.com
Year : 2016
Social Enterprise is known as a non-profit action aiming social benefits. Social entrepreneurship, on the other hand, is social actions which create permanent and sustainable values by offering innovative perspectives to find solutions forsocial problems. The actors, who take part in troubleshooting with an innovative perspective by realizing the breakdowns of the environment in which they live, and who become pioneers of change and transformation are social entrepreneurs. Social enterprises are set at the junction point of voluntary activity and commercial activity. They are the textures which are non-profit for creating social values; however, they use the resulting profit for the sustainability of their enterprises.

List of Articles
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94 Think Tank XVII Travelers Satisfaction with Dimensions of Tourist Tert... file 2326 Aug 17, 2017

Loyalty of customers is recognized as a key ingredient for the success of organisations. A 5% increase in customer retention has been linked to 85% increase in profits (Reichfield and Sasser, 1990). As noted by Assael (1984), long term organ...

Author: Boopendra Seetanah & Viraiyan Teeroovengadum & Kesseven Padachi 

Year: 2017 

93 Think Tank XII Sustainability and policy mobility in resort destinations file 2299 Nov 06, 2013

In the arena of resort development, there is a long history of destinations emulating (and seeking to surpass) one another in efforts to maintain competitiveness. In recent years, the use of “best case” examples are common tools employed to ...

Author: Alison M. Gill & Peter W. Williams 

Year: 2012 

92 Think Tank X Knowledge Economies, Knowledge Making, Complexity Theo... file 2294 Oct 13, 2013

This paper narrates processes associated with the development of microtourism enterprises as one part of a broader organically determined sustainable development agenda in a north eastern coastal village in Bali. The paper’s narrative is co...

Author: Gayle Jennings 

Year: 2010 

91 OPA award Can Direct Communication at the Point of Consumption R... file 2268 Jan 07, 2019

Key words: food waste, food signage, sustainability, experiment

Author: Hannes Antonschmidt & Dagmar Lund-Durlacher 

Year: 2018 

90 Think Tank XVI Communicating sustainability values of wine producers file 2239 Jul 02, 2016

This paper examines visual design language used in the New Zealand wine industry to communicate values of sustainability. The contribution critically discusses how industry values are physically manifested in and communicated through imager...

Author: Tobias Danielmeier 

Year: 2016 

89 Think Tank XV Enhancing stakeholders’ participation for sustainable ... file 2239 Jul 27, 2015

Tourism is a fragile industry with multiple stakeholders. Globally, the desire of its stakeholders is to gain more benefits and eliminate negative impacts on resources that support the industry, particularly in protected areas (PAs) such as ...

Author: Richie Wandwi 

Year: 2015 

88 Think Tank VII Innovation in Tourism Education: Building the Capacity... file 2234 Oct 13, 2013

This paper will present the findings of a recent Summit on the Future of Tourism Education held in April 2007 in Austria. The summit's goal is to identify future societal, economic, environmental, political and technological trends from 201...

Author: Pauline Sheldon 

Year: 2007 

87 Think Tank VIII Tourism Acting as a Factor of Integration: The Case of... file 2208 Oct 13, 2013

Over the past years, reports over brutal, racist attacks in the former eastern states of Germany have filled the headlines of German and international media again and again. Tourism authorities in these states have complained that these att...

Author: Dagmar Lund-Durlacher 

Year: 2008 

86 Think Tank XVIII Indigenous destination development: Nudging key player... file 2174 Jan 07, 2019

Key words: Key players, sustainable tourism impact, tourism planning

Author: Astrid Frischknecht, Celiane Camargo-Borges & Celeste Wilderom 

Year: 2018 

85 Think Tank IX Do Chinese tourists find their in-group members more t... file 2167 Oct 13, 2013

Furthermore, social identity theory suggests that people are attracted to others who are familiar to themselves because their similarity reinforces their self-image (Tajfel, 1982), and that people from collectivist culture tend to favour in-...

Author: Rui Jin Hoare, Ken Butcher & Danny O'Brien 

Year: 2009 

84 Think Tank XIX Changes in volunteerism perception: Results from an In... file 2151 Oct 23, 2019

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Author: Rachelle Wilson, Pavlina Latkova, Aiko Yoshino and Emilyn Sheffield 

Year: 2019 

» Think Tank XVI SWOT Analysis of Social Entrepreneurship in Enterprises file 2145 Jul 02, 2016

Social Enterprise is known as a non-profit action aiming social benefits. Social entrepreneurship, on the other hand, is social actions which create permanent and sustainable values by offering innovative perspectives to find solutions fors...

Author: Sema Alimoğlu Özkan & Ali Şükrü Çetinkaya 

Year: 2016 

82 Think Tank XVI Towards Sustainable Tourism: Whatfactors most influenc... file 2135 Jul 02, 2016

Tourism is a major activity for some Mediterranean economies. While the growth of tourism over the last few decades has had many positive effects, it has also harmed the environment when this growth has not been planned in a sustainable way...

Author: Arayeh Afsordegan, Mar Vila, NúriaAgell, Mónica Sánchez 

Year: 2016 

81 Think Tank XVI Third sector organisations and stakeholders in tourism... file 2127 Jul 02, 2016

This paper identifies and explains roles, functions and structures in visitor management of protected areas in nature-based tourism in New Zealand. Establishing the benefits and disadvantages arising from the implementation of any particula...

Author: Julia N. Albrecht 

Year: 2016 

80 Think Tank XVII Investigating the impact of climate change on the tour... file 2103 Aug 17, 2017

The tourism sector is vital for the development of small island developing states. However, climate change can negatively impact on tourism demand and affect these economies both on the economic and social level. The purpose of this study is...

Author: Sheereen Fauzel, Boopen Seetanah, Robin Sannassee & Robin Nunkoo 

Year: 2017 

79 Think Tank XVI Responsible High Performance Sport Travel – Opportunit... file 2085 Jul 02, 2016

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Author: Kerstin Heuwinkel 

Year: 2016 

78 Think Tank XIX Sustainability cues for the post-booking phase of a to... file 2019 Oct 23, 2019

Key words: sustainable tourist experience, cueing, cognitive dissonance, availability heuristic, representativeness heuristic Page: 199-207 Sustainability cues for the post-booking phase of a tourist experience.pdf Normal 0 false false false...

Author: Kristof Tomej 

Year: 2019 

77 Think Tank XVII Reducing economic leakages from tourism: A value chain... file 1994 Aug 17, 2017

The research is funded by the Centre for the Development of Enterprise and with the guidance of the International Trade Centre of UNCTAD. The authors would like to thank Pablo LoMoro at the International Trade Centre for his considerable sup...

Author: Andrew Rylance & Anna Spenceley 

Year: 2017 

OPA: 2017 Outstanding Paper Award Winner 

76 Think Tank XVII E-Mobility as an Innovation for a Sustainable Destinat... file 1992 Aug 17, 2017

The project "E-Destination” funded by Internationale Bodenseehochschule (IBH) aims to show whether and in what form electro-mobility can play a bigger role regarding tourism in the rural region of Lake Constance (in German: Bodensee), Baden-...

Author: Tatjana Thimm 

Year: 2017 

75 Think Tank XVIII Persuasive communication: an experiment on hotel guest... file 1965 Jan 07, 2019

Key words: personal values, smart water-saving technology, community-based social marketing, science communication, pro-environmental behaviour, field experiment.

Author: Pablo Pereira-Doel, Xavier Font & Candice Howarth 

Year: 2018 

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