Though social enterprises have a lot in common with standard for-profit business models, maximising financial returns is not the main aim. Here, the objective is creating positive social and environmental impact.
When Elon Musk launched the idea of a fifth mode of transportation, Hyperloop, it was met with enthusiasm, then scepticism. Since the unveiling of Musk’s concept in 2013, a lot of progress has been made. With real-life tests in the Nevada desert and the upcoming Hyperloop Pod Competition, Musk’s design seems to be finding its way into reality.