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Wal-Mart Heirs Again Top Forbes List of 25 Richest U.S. Families
Wealth

Wal-Mart Heirs Again Top Forbes List of 25 Richest U.S. Families

Collectively, the top 25 wealthiest families in America are worth $722 billion, down 1.5 percent, or $11 billion, from a year ago.
When Should Entrepreneurs Pursue a Social Good?
Corporate Social Responsibility

When Should Entrepreneurs Pursue a Social Good?

Business leaders should question not the need but rather the desire and ability to pursue a social good.
Peter Gasca
Philanthropy

Here's Why Successful Businesswomen Prioritize Philanthropy

You might think nonprofit work is solely about burnishing one's reputation, but it's much more than that.
Debrah Lee Charatan
3 Ways Your Social Business Will Be Better Than a Charity
Radicals & Visionaries

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
8 Entrepreneurs Making a Fortune -- and Giving it Back
Radicals & Visionaries

8 Entrepreneurs Making a Fortune -- and Giving it Back

From athletic socks to medical scrubs to yummy desserts, these founders are programming their products to produce revenues and good vibes in equal quantity.
Darrah Brustein
Charitable Giving is a Form of Investment
Charity

Charitable Giving is a Form of Investment

Just as you analyze your investments carefully, you should also screen potential charities.
Brenton Hayden
How to Handle Personal Conflicts Professionally
Ethics Coach

How to Handle Personal Conflicts Professionally

Whether it's a betrayal, a personal dislike or a choice between public or private acknowledgement, personal conflicts can arise at work. Find out the right way to navigate these situations.
Gael O'Brien
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Social Campaign
Social Media

Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Social Campaign

WestJet's "12,000 mini miracles" campaign is a social media miracle of its own.
After A Tragedy, This Restaurateur Did What All Entrepreneurs Must: She Learned How To Keep Going
Radicals & Visionaries

After A Tragedy, This Restaurateur Did What All Entrepreneurs Must: She Learned How To Keep Going

Her husband died, but Jen Hidinger continued to chase their dream-while lending a hand to others in the industry.
Bid on Lunch With Tim Cook for a Good Cause
Apple

Bid on Lunch With Tim Cook for a Good Cause

Charitybuzz is raising money for Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights.
Nina Zipkin
Sean Parker Donates $250 Million to Fight Cancer
Cancer

Sean Parker Donates $250 Million to Fight Cancer

The Napster founder and former Facebook president created the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, which will focus on using the body's immune system to combat cancer cells.
Google.org Pledges $20 Million to Support Disability Technologies
Google

Google.org Pledges $20 Million to Support Disability Technologies

The money is spread across 29 programs working on disability technologies. Here are five examples.