Bookshop.org founder and CEO Andy Hunter wanted to give indie booksellers a way to benefit from online sales. When those stores were forced to temporarily close their doors, his new platform became a lifeline. And he had to scale, fast.
Companies genuinely seeking to do good are seen as a sound bet for long-term profitability.
Benefit corporations aspire to use the power of markets to solve social and environmental problems.
CSR is no longer a 'knee-jerk' reaction companies use to mend tarnished reputations. It's a necessity.
One of the newest legal corporate designations, B Corps., can help you take advantage of legal protection while your new business is trying to do some good in the world.
It's possible, but you'll need to form the right purpose-driven business.
What if you want to 'give back' yet still make money? That happy blend is now possible.
Consider these five factors if you're interested in reincorporating to help social and environmental causes while maintaining your bottom line.
The Brooklyn, N.Y.-based crowdfunding platform announced that it is now a public benefit corporation.
How to fundraise without compromising the triple bottom line.
Nonprofit B Lab is tasked with issuing the certificates and looks at a company's contribution to the environment, community and employees.
The handicraft website is making waves as it forges its own path.
Today's entrepreneurs can position themselves ahead of the pack as more investors integrate environmental factors into their decisions.
By incorporating as a benefit corporation, entrepreneurs can protect their mission by elevating their company's core social and environmental values to the status of law.