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Socially Responsible Business

 

Innovative, ethical, and community-minded business practices

 

Nonprofit Management

The Nonprofitization of Business

Two areas where business can begin to learn from nonprofits.

By Ken Berger & Jeremy Kohomban | 2 | Jul. 3, 2013
 

Microfinance

Microfinance and Ethics: Three Pivotal Questions

An exploration of questions central to the microfinance debate.

By Asad Mahmood | 4 | Jul. 1, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Coming Together with Purpose

How to make convenings that matter.

By Anna Muoio & Noah Rimland Flower | 2 | Jun. 27, 2013
 

Corporate Philanthropy

Metrics Matter

Business rigor can save and sustain corporate philanthropy.

By Nancy Mahon | Jun. 25, 2013
 
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Socially Responsible Business

Have You Asked Them What They Need?

Corporate social responsibility programs vs. community partnerships.

By Clay Gish | 5 | Jun. 3, 2013
 

Nonprofit Management

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Mentors

How to make the most of being a mentor.

By Jennifer Przybylo & Nina Vasan | 9 | Jun. 3, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Where Is the BOP Health Care Fortune?

Research shows that healthcare social enterprises are segmenting the BOP and leaving the bottom 50 percent of consumers behind.

By Andy Thornton | 3 | May. 23, 2013
 

Socially Responsible Business

Mandatory CSR in India: A Bad Proposal

Looked at from the perspective of the political right, and the left, and the center, the proposed law making CSR mandatory is a really bad idea.

By Aneel Karnani | 16 | May. 20, 2013
 
Deirdre White is president and CEO at the nonprofit CDC Development Solutions (CDS).

Socially Responsible Business

The Future of Corporate Engagement in the Developing World

Five takeaways from this year’s International Corporate Volunteerism Conference.

By Deirdre White | 1 | May. 6, 2013
 
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Socially Responsible Business

Mid-Sized Businesses and Social Innovation: A Revealing View

Highlights from a new report on trends, challenges, and opportunities facing mid-sized companies engaged in social good.

By Scott Vaughan | 2 | Apr. 24, 2013