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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
Don't Let These 3 Myths Stop You From Launching a Cause-Marketing Campaign
Cause marketing

Don't Let These 3 Myths Stop You From Launching a Cause-Marketing Campaign

Aligning your brand with a worthy cause you care about is brilliant marketing that feels very good.
Coppy Holzman
Social Entrepreneurship Has Unexpected Benefits for the Bottom Line
Social Entrepreneurs

Social Entrepreneurship Has Unexpected Benefits for the Bottom Line

Call it entrepreneurial serendipity, but businesses that embrace worthy causes are finding charitable giving is a powerful brand enhancer.
Sujan Patel
7 Lessons for Nonprofit Organizations From the Startup World
Philanthropy

7 Lessons for Nonprofit Organizations From the Startup World

Organizations tackling social problems have taught entrepreneurs the importance of mission. Entrepreneurs know how to get stuff done.
Megha Desai
5 Easy Ways to Make Philanthropy Part of Your Company Culture
Philanthropy

5 Easy Ways to Make Philanthropy Part of Your Company Culture

Charitable organizations, large and small, need your time and expertise as much as your money.
Megha Desai