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How Two Friends Disrupted the Cashmere Industry, by Doing What Nobody Else Would

The founders behind Naadam took out the middleman in the cashmere world, creating a win-win for the company and the herders.

Adam Laukhuf

Why Social Impact Is the Only KPI That Should Matter for Entrepreneurs

And why social interactions, lead conversions, lifetime value and any of the other growth metrics don't really matter.

Andrew Medal

When 'Doing Good' Isn't Good Enough

After a social entrepreneur's product flops, he learns an important lesson about the value of a strong product.

Alexandra Zissu

How This Fitness Trainer and Stuntwoman Built Her Online Following

April Sutton has made appearances in Fox's 'Empire' and 'Divergent.'

How Social Entrepreneurs Can Prove Themselves to Investors

Peetachi (Neil) Dejkraisak recently won the annual pitch competition, Chivas Venture. He shared his keys to success.

Rose Leadem

Why I'm Leaving a VC Firm to Work for Free

Some friends and associates think I'm nuts. Others are supportive and excited.

Mark Rampolla

Know What You're Worth: How to Maximize Your Freelance Paycheck

One writer explains the opportunities and challenges of working as a freelancer.

Overcome Obstacles and Set Yourself up for Growth With 'Controlled Failure'

Hear tips on how to use failure to accelerate growth, diversify your investments and give back to charity with Josh Seibert and Dan Fleyshman.

Alan Taylor

Beyond Brand Building: When You Are Your Brand

These four companies manifest their brands in a way that is indistinguishable from their products or business activities.

Adii Pienaar

How Volunteering in Haiti Inspired This Founder to Start a Business for Social Good

Jen Hacker sits down with The Good Beginning founder Beth Helmstetter to learn the story behind building her own brands.

Jen A. Miller

How This Idea Went From the Founder's Kitchen to a $20-Million Company

Glassbaby Founder Lee Rhodes speaks on the unique challenges facing female entrepreneur, and how she overcame seemingly insurmountable obstacles.

How Social Entrepreneurs Can Land Funding

Learn more about the financing sources that are available to social entrepreneurs.