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How Social Franchising Is Bringing Jobs to the Developing World
Franchise

How Social Franchising Is Bringing Jobs to the Developing World

The aid community is taking the efficiency and standardization of the franchise model any applying it toward philanthropic endeavors.
Corporate Social Responsibility Done Right: 5 Ways to Help Your Company Shine
Philanthropy

Corporate Social Responsibility Done Right: 5 Ways to Help Your Company Shine

Entrepreneurs can enlist employees, customers and other partners when it comes time to offer programs that give back to the community.
Lain Hensley
The 7 Most Fascinating Things Bill Gates Said in His Reddit Chat
Leadership

The 7 Most Fascinating Things Bill Gates Said in His Reddit Chat

During an open-forum Q&A hosted by Reddit, Bill Gates discussed philanthropy, business advice and even condom design in his first interview since stepping down as Microsoft's chairman.
Geoff Weiss
Be Charitable, and Your Customers May Just Give Back to You
Growth Strategies

Be Charitable, and Your Customers May Just Give Back to You

With the holidays behind us, many businesses stop their philanthropic efforts. This is a big mistake, as companies can continue to capitalize on charitable givings.
Linda Kahler
The Boom Market for Niche Fitness Events
Entrepreneurs

The Boom Market for Niche Fitness Events

Founded by former Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Chris McIntosh, Dirty Girl obstacle-course events are running up big bucks.
Margaret Littman
How to Run a Socially Responsible Business That's Not Phony
Growth Strategies

How to Run a Socially Responsible Business That's Not Phony

Doing good just for the sake of saying you are won't help you run a more socially responsible business. Here are three key considerations.
Jay Deutsch
The Flip-Flops That Help Pay Medical Bills
Entrepreneurs

The Flip-Flops That Help Pay Medical Bills

Hari Mari donates $3 from each pair of flip-flops they sell to hospital units that accept uninsured patients.
Margaret Littman
How One Entrepreneur Overcame Unthinkable Tragedy
Entrepreneurs

How One Entrepreneur Overcame Unthinkable Tragedy

It's how you pick up the pieces in the worst of times that reveal your company's true colors.
Jay Deutsch
Warren Buffett's Secret to Giving Away Billions
Leadership

Warren Buffett's Secret to Giving Away Billions

The investing tycoon reveals how he gives away billions with great pleasure.
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Growth Strategies

How to Be a Better Boss and 4 More Business Tips From the Week

Read the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com, from managing employees to avoiding a brand meltdown like Paula Deen's.
Brian Patrick Eha
Growth Strategies

The Power of Giving Back: How Community Involvement Can Boost Your Bottom Line

Companies who value corporate social responsibility are well regarded by their customers, have improved employee morale, and may even experience a boost in sales.
Lindsay LaVine
Entrepreneurs

4 Simple Actions to Lead a More Meaningful Life

Motivational speaker Dan Clark shares easy steps you can take to make your life more significant and fulfilling.
Gwen Moran
Meet the United Nations' New Resident Entrepreneur
Leadership

Meet the United Nations' New Resident Entrepreneur

Elizabeth Gore discusses the evolution of the group's strategy to partner with entrepreneurs.
Sarah J. Robbins
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