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5 Life Lessons From Bill Gates, One of the Most Influential Philanthropists on Earth
Bill Gates

5 Life Lessons From Bill Gates, One of the Most Influential Philanthropists on Earth

He's been the richest man in the world a record number of times, but that pales to the good works he's doing with his foundation.
Carolyn Sun
Zuckerberg's Philanthropy Project Makes First Major Investment
Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg's Philanthropy Project Makes First Major Investment

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative LLC, created by Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, led a $24 million series B funding in Andela, the startup said on Thursday.
This Nuance I Learned From Social Entrepreneurs Is Worth Your Time
Social Entrepreneurship

This Nuance I Learned From Social Entrepreneurs Is Worth Your Time

To truly understand the opposite of poverty, you need to feel it.
Karthik Rajan
Entrepreneurs Who Are In It for the Money Never Get Rich
Radicals & Visionaries

Entrepreneurs Who Are In It for the Money Never Get Rich

If you're in it just for the money, find a well paying job. Entrepreneurship is not your line of work.
Ray Zinn
Even Social Entrepreneurs Need Profit to Meet Their Goals
Radicals & Visionaries

Even Social Entrepreneurs Need Profit to Meet Their Goals

Social ventures really need profit, not donations, to survive and prosper.
Martin Zwilling
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
How to Start a Charitable-Giving Program at Your Company
Corporate Social Responsibility

How to Start a Charitable-Giving Program at Your Company

How one company, using social media, raised nearly $13,000 for a local hospital.
Yaniv Masjedi
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
The 'Entrepreneur's Obligation': Investing in Your Startup Ecosystem
Community building

The 'Entrepreneur's Obligation': Investing in Your Startup Ecosystem

Helping local small businesses isn't just the right thing to do. It's good for business.
Kelsey Meyer
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
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
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
5 Ways to Become More Socially Responsible That Make Your Company Better
Radicals & Visionaries

5 Ways to Become More Socially Responsible That Make Your Company Better

A company gets more proficient and profitable when it is focused on the well being of everyone it touches.
John Rampton
What's the Best Way for Your Business to Give Back?
Corporate Social Responsibility

What's the Best Way for Your Business to Give Back?

Like it or not, entrepreneurs are responsible for creating lasting change in business and society.
Scott Monette