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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
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
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
There Are 8 Indispensable Elements of Real Wealth and 7 Aren't Money
Higher Purpose

There Are 8 Indispensable Elements of Real Wealth and 7 Aren't Money

There is no contradiction between realizing financial security is crucial to happiness and that money really isn't everything.
Peter Voogd
NFL Star Founds Fashion Brand for a Cause With Former TOMS Exec
Young Influentials

NFL Star Founds Fashion Brand for a Cause With Former TOMS Exec

Launched by this Philly Eagles tight-end, this online accessories line gives back.
Tanya Benedicto Klich