'In particular, the two principles of self-reflection and genuine humility are especially important.'
Not only is supporting a cause good for the soul, but it's good for business, as long as companies channel their marketing efforts to reflect their emphasis on social responsibility.
Sharing allows deeper relationships to develop, inspires change and can support personal development.
Instead of constantly fundraising, Y Combinator graduate Watsi has adopted a more defined model.
When your business is mission-driven, there is the added complexity of educating potential customers on the purpose and the drive behind the organization.
A growing number of people are trying to prove to investors, other startups and the world at large that it's possible to build a socially-minded business without necessarily having to be a non-profit.
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KIND Snacks founder Daniel Lubetzky candidly talks about the failures and stories that shaped his company's $1 billion sales success.
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Oliberte founder Tal Dehtiar sells handmade stylish sneaker-shoes. At the same time, he is demonstrating a new model of 'charity.'
The Brooklyn, N.Y.-based crowdfunding platform announced that it is now a public benefit corporation.
In his book, Daniel Lubetzky explains how he found a way for KIND Snacks' business objectives to live in harmony with its social objectives.
The Halcyon Incubator offers a stipend, mentorship, PR help and more.
An Amazing Athletes franchisee does well by doing good.
At a time when social entrepreneurs are hungry for eye-popping numbers -- things donated, lives changed -- Jacob Lief is going against the grain.