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Are You a Socialpreneur?
Philanthropy

Are You a Socialpreneur?

In a world where big business is often marked as self-serving bad guys, companies are looking for ways to remove themselves from the stigma and reach out to their communities and the world.
Chelsea Berler
This Boutique Father-Son Investment Firm Thrives By Ignoring Conventional Wisdom
Family Businesses

This Boutique Father-Son Investment Firm Thrives By Ignoring Conventional Wisdom

Diversification is considered the safe way to invest billions but Marty Sass has built his firm, and taught his son, differently.
Daphne Mallory
Why Warren Buffett Is the Mahatma Gandhi of Capitalism
Warren Buffett

Why Warren Buffett Is the Mahatma Gandhi of Capitalism

Ahead of the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, it's important to recognize Buffett's role as a beacon for the world.
Vin Gupta
Why Philanthropy Is Good Business
NFL Players Inc.

Why Philanthropy Is Good Business

Community involvement energizes employees, builds customer relationships and enhances a brand as no advertising campaign ever could.
Torry Holt
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4 Strategies for Making Your Social Enterprise Stand Out From the Crowd
Social entrepreneurship

4 Strategies for Making Your Social Enterprise Stand Out From the Crowd

An increasing number of companies are carving out a place in the market by appealing to the desire of customers to do good. Don't underestimate how competitive it can be.
Christie Garton
3 Benefits to Giving Away Your Services and Sharing Your Expertise
Charity

3 Benefits to Giving Away Your Services and Sharing Your Expertise

Numerous studies point to the physical, psychological and even spiritual effects of charity. And it could also help your business thrive.
Lida Citroën
Food With Thought: How One Franchise Is Making the World a Better Place Through Sandwiches
Franchisors

Food With Thought: How One Franchise Is Making the World a Better Place Through Sandwiches

The founder of Dallas-based franchise Which Wich is proving that a simple PB&J can make a big difference.
4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back
Philanthropy

4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back

Using profits to improve the community that hosts your company doesn't hurt the bottom line, it helps immeasurably.
John Boitnott
4 Reasons to Prioritize Experiences Over Goods in Your Life
Lifestyle

4 Reasons to Prioritize Experiences Over Goods in Your Life

Even if you've already set your goals for the year, carve out some time to try something new and different.
Coppy Holzman
5 Ways to Get Naysayers to Participate in Team Building
Managing Employees

5 Ways to Get Naysayers to Participate in Team Building

Off-site activities can help build a company's culture in a way that's relayed back to the workplace. Don't undermine their value by forgetting to highlight their purpose and document them for the future.
Lain Hensley
4 Challenges That Make First-Time Success Hard to Repeat
Leadership

4 Challenges That Make First-Time Success Hard to Repeat

Failure famously teaches valuable lessons but if at first you succeed, do you even bother to try again?
Tor Constantino
How Tony Hawk Skated Past Rookie Business Mistakes on His Ride to Success
Celebrities

How Tony Hawk Skated Past Rookie Business Mistakes on His Ride to Success

The legendary skateboarder describes his early entrepreneurial wipeouts and the hard lessons he learned from them.
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
Artists as Entrepreneurs: The Road to Art Basel With Russell Simmons
Russell Simmons

Artists as Entrepreneurs: The Road to Art Basel With Russell Simmons

The music mogul discusses his mission to help emerging artists develop entrepreneurial skills.
Tanya Benedicto Klich