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Want to Change the World? These Quotes Will Inspire You.
Small Business - Big Impact

Want to Change the World? These Quotes Will Inspire You.

Get motivated by words from change-makers in business and philanthropy.
Nina Zipkin
3 Ways Money Can Buy You Happiness
Philanthropy

3 Ways Money Can Buy You Happiness

Know someone who bought Tom's shoes because of what the company stands for?
Geoff Woods
Erase the Line Between Cause and Marketing
Data-Driven Marketing

Erase the Line Between Cause and Marketing

The need to keep corporate-social-responsibility efforts distinct from pure promotion may be vanishing.
Derek Newton
You Must Do Good For Your Brand to Do Well With Millennials
Data-Driven Marketing

You Must Do Good For Your Brand to Do Well With Millennials

The preference of young consumers for products linked to charities they support is so strong it is altering marketing strategies.
Christie Garton
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
TOMS Lands Major Investment From Bain Capital
Toms Shoes

TOMS Lands Major Investment From Bain Capital

Blake Mycoskie will keep a 50 percent stake in the social-good shoe startup he founded.
Jason Fell
5 Secrets to Building a Business -- With Heart
Small Business - Big Impact

5 Secrets to Building a Business -- With Heart

How you can bring your business into alignment with your values, creating a better world while making a profit.
Lewis Howes
TOMS Brings One-For-One Business Model to the Coffee Industry
Expansion

TOMS Brings One-For-One Business Model to the Coffee Industry

Following a two-year absence from the company he founded, Blake Mycoskie is back with a new vision for the coffee industry and beyond.
Geoff Weiss
Still in the Doghouse: Lululemon Lowers Q4 Guidance
Control What You Can

Still in the Doghouse: Lululemon Lowers Q4 Guidance

The Canadian yoga-clothing company, whose chairman announced his resignation in December following his controversial remarks about women, says it has seen sales 'decelerate meaningfully' since the start of the new year.
Catherine Clifford
How Blake Mycoskie Got His Groove Back
Small Business - Big Impact

How Blake Mycoskie Got His Groove Back

At CGI, TOMS founder Blake Mycoskie responds to his critics, discusses his newest production facility in Haiti and explains why he feels like an entrepreneur again.
Neil Parmar
A Chance to Win $50,000 and Mentorship From TOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie
Ready To Launch

A Chance to Win $50,000 and Mentorship From TOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie

GOOD and TOMS are teaming up to help one lucky social entrepreneur turn her dream into a reality.
Andrea Huspeni
Embracing Failure on the Path to Success
Leadership

Embracing Failure on the Path to Success

Leading entrepreneurs and innovators learn from their mistakes and accept that failures are inevitable in finding success.
How I Did It: The TOMS Story
Entrepreneurs

How I Did It: The TOMS Story

Blake Mycoskie explains why he jumped into the shoe business to Start Something That Matters.
A Lesson in Apologies from TOMS Shoes
Data-Driven Marketing

A Lesson in Apologies from TOMS Shoes

When negative backlash mounted, the folks at TOMS Shoes quickly mobilized to quell the Web tumult. Here are three keys to a great apology.
Diana Ransom