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Getting Bill Gates as Your Reddit Secret Santa Is Nowhere Near as Cool as It Sounds
Holidays

Getting Bill Gates as Your Reddit Secret Santa Is Nowhere Near as Cool as It Sounds

Gates' gift-giving style is notably consistent and also far less ostentatious than one might expect from one of the richest men on Earth.
Geoff Weiss
If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer
Competition

If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer

Sometimes it makes sense to merge with your competition. Yael Cohen Braun and Julie Greenbaum didn't always think so, but they do now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Profit Is Not Enough for a Great 21st-Century Business
Corporate Social Responsibility

Profit Is Not Enough for a Great 21st-Century Business

Why corporate philanthropy is a must-have for a thriving company of today.
Patrick Proctor
Erase the Line Between Cause and Marketing
Charity

Erase the Line Between Cause and Marketing

The need to keep corporate-social-responsibility efforts distinct from pure promotion may be vanishing.
Derek Newton
Has Your Company's Charitable Giving Become an Empty Ritual?
Charity

Has Your Company's Charitable Giving Become an Empty Ritual?

Contributing to the community can energize employees and build ties in a myriad of directions.
Brian Fielkow
7 Must-Dos Before the End of the Year
Business Circle

7 Must-Dos Before the End of the Year

Finish the quarter not just profitably but thoughtfully. Review results, reset your agenda and reach for the right goals in 2015.
Miles Jennings
8 Slow and Steady Steps to Striking It Rich
Growth Strategies

8 Slow and Steady Steps to Striking It Rich

Want to be a millionaire? Here's how to do it the right way.
Nina Zipkin
Improving Where They Live Seems to Come Naturally to Family Businesses
Family Businesses

Improving Where They Live Seems to Come Naturally to Family Businesses

Entrepreneurs who build companies with their own families are the bedrock of communities around the country.
Daphne Mallory
A Startup That Tastes Good and Does Good
Impact Investing

A Startup That Tastes Good and Does Good

Greyston Bakery has a social mission that's baked in to the business itself.
Jenny Griffin
What's the Best Way to Market Your Charitable Giving?
Cause marketing

What's the Best Way to Market Your Charitable Giving?

If your company wants to do some good, look at these examples to maximize your cause-related marketing.
David Hagenbuch
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Donates $25 Million to Fight Ebola
Ebola

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Donates $25 Million to Fight Ebola

Social network's CEO and founder makes donation to the Center of Disease Control Foundation.
John Kell
Is Charitable Crotch-Grabbing Stunt #FeelingNuts the Next ALS Ice Bucket Challenge?
Viral Marketing

Is Charitable Crotch-Grabbing Stunt #FeelingNuts the Next ALS Ice Bucket Challenge?

Attention-grabbing exploit? Check. Viral hashtag? Yup. Celebrity participants? The floodgates seem to be opening.
Geoff Weiss
Kickstarter Co-Founder's Next Chapter: A Nonprofit Discovery Platform
Kickstarter

Kickstarter Co-Founder's Next Chapter: A Nonprofit Discovery Platform

Perry Chen has been working with a team of volunteers every Monday night for the last year to come up with an organization that helps people discover and support nonprofits for $1 a day.
Catherine Clifford
Four Ways to Better Involve Your Company In Charitable Activities
Charity

Four Ways to Better Involve Your Company In Charitable Activities

I was inspired to get more involved in the world at large. You should do the same.
Ivan Misner