Business of Good

How $162 Loans Made This Bank a Success

Combining financial smarts with a charitable attitude helped this bank start small but grow big – with a loan portfolio worth more than $1 billion today.

Jason Haber

· 6 min read

How This Entrepreneur Is Turning a Profit in Developing Countries

Sam Goldman used his imagination and business acumen to supply a critical product to 100 million consumers.

Jason Haber

· 7 min read

Meet the New Breed of Philanthropists Helping Social Entrepreneurs Succeed

A social business needs capital to grow. Find out which organizations are helping to kickstart the new type of entrepreneurial ventures.

Jason Haber

· 10 min read

6 Traits That Make Millennials the Best Social Entrepreneurs

These 6 characteristics have set millennials apart from other generations and, together, have made them an entrepreneurial force to be reckoned with.

Jason Haber

· 7 min read

Why Millennials May Just Be the Best Entrepreneurial Generation Ever

Millennials want instant gratification, even when it comes to making a difference.

Jason Haber

· 6 min read

How This Company Makes Money While Making a Difference

Discover how TOMS Shoes has been able to turn a (very nice) profit and still provide more than 10 million free pairs of shoes to people in need.

Jason Haber

· 7 min read

How This Woman Created One Business From Many Talents

When Rebecca van Bergen couldn't find a job that fit all her interests, she decided to start her own business and ended up helping a group of artisans that was quickly disappearing.

Jason Haber

· 5 min read

Why the Bottom of the Consumer Pyramid Should Be Your New Target Market

There are newfound opportunities in the developing world to help others leave poverty behind while creating profits for your social entrepreneurial venture.

Jason Haber

· 7 min read

How One Man's Quest to Do Good Is Helping People With the Most Essential Human Need

Meet the founder of charity:water, who turned his penchant for throwing parties into a way to raise money to solve a critical problem.

Jason Haber

· 7 min read

3 Ways Your Social Business Will Be Better Than a Charity

Find out how the three pillars of the Charity Industrial Complex are holding charities back from really making an impact and how your social business can be different.

Jason Haber

· 7 min read

How One Product Saves Millions of Lives Annually

Thinking differently about an existing problem helped African Clean Energy capture a market of needy prospects.

Jason Haber

· 6 min read

The Best Reasons to Structure Your Social Business as a B Corp.

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.

Jason Haber

· 5 min read