Episode 49 - James Dunbar from New Start Highlands and Bill Morris from Blue Star Recyclers (Part 2) - Social Enterprise Conversations
October 31, 2016•24 min
This is the second part of my interview with James Dunbar from New Start Highland and Bill Morris from Blue Star Recyclers. Whilst it’s not essential that you listen to part one in order to follow this episode, we do begin with a thought which ended the last episode, so it would certainly be beneficial if you did listen to the first part.
During this episode we speak a little bit about the reasons behind running a social enterprise, and how the concept of stepping on top of other people in order to make money is not only wrong, but somehow deeply counterintuitive to our nature as humans. James firmly believes that all humans want to do good things, and I quite agree with that.
Bill also expands a little on how difficult it can sometimes be to convince his fellow countrymen that social enterprise is beneficial. He also states that it is much easier to convince a millennial audience about it, than it is to convince any other.
Of course, there is no ideal age to start a social enterpri