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Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World
Social entrepreneurship

Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World

Library for All has built a 1,700-plus book library for students in Haiti and the Democratic Republic of the Congo that exists in the cloud.
Laura Entis
All Entrepreneurship Is 'Social' Entrepreneurship
Capitalism

All Entrepreneurship Is 'Social' Entrepreneurship

Social good flows through the arteries of all entrepreneurship. It's time we recognize that business is not a bad thing.
Ray Hennessey
100 Brilliant Companies to Watch
100 Brilliant Companies

100 Brilliant Companies to Watch

Here are the companies that represent the problem-solving, void-filling, consumer-driven landscape of entrepreneurship today.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe
Social entrepreneurship

B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe

Nonprofit B Lab is tasked with issuing the certificates and looks at a company's contribution to the environment, community and employees.
Catherine Clifford
How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company
Social Entrepreneurs

How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company

Their mission is to help the women of Ghana start businesses that solve an age-old crisis: the shortage of clean water.
Sumi Krishnan
To Create an Underlying Social Mission, Focus on the 3S's
Social Entrepreneurs

To Create an Underlying Social Mission, Focus on the 3S's

The greatest stamina for any entrepreneur comes from life purpose, and building a movement around your startup can be the difference between failure and breakout success.
Nick Unsworth
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
Adrian Grenier: To Succeed, Entrepreneurs Must Have a Social Mission
Social entrepreneurship

Adrian Grenier: To Succeed, Entrepreneurs Must Have a Social Mission

The Entourage star recently discussed the role of businesses and the future of sustainability at SXSW.
Rebekah Iliff
5 Ways Businesses Can Help Urban Youth Succeed in the Future Workforce
urban youth

5 Ways Businesses Can Help Urban Youth Succeed in the Future Workforce

Get involved in closing the technology and higher education gaps.
Tabatha Turman
Do Good or Make Money? Why It's Not Even a Question.
Impact Investing

Do Good or Make Money? Why It's Not Even a Question.

Leading entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders explain what impact investing is and why you should care.
Catherine Clifford
These Chefs Just Raised $100,000 to Make Cheap, Healthy Fast Food
Fast Food

These Chefs Just Raised $100,000 to Make Cheap, Healthy Fast Food

A food truck legend and fine-dining restauranteur are trying to build a healthy restaurant that will truly compete with the fast-food biggies in terms of price and customers.
Kate Taylor
Warby Parker Co-Founder On the Next Generation of Social Entrepreneurship
Warby Parker

Warby Parker Co-Founder On the Next Generation of Social Entrepreneurship

Neil Blumenthal hopes the next class of change-making innovators set their targets on fixing government.
Catherine Clifford
From Rural Villages to Backpacking in Yosemite, This Startup Wants to Be Your Power Source
CES 2015

From Rural Villages to Backpacking in Yosemite, This Startup Wants to Be Your Power Source

Brooklyn, N.Y.-based BioLite aims to solve big issues with a line-up of small devices.
Jason Fell
How Giving Could Become Your Default Weapon of Choice
Inspiration

How Giving Could Become Your Default Weapon of Choice

Three successful leaders in business are modeling the idea that being generous is a valuable goal in itself.
Meiko Patton