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Evaluating the Employees You Can't See

Evaluating the Employees You Can't See | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
We all tend to trust what we can see. If someone is always in the office early and leaves late, you'd probably assume he is a dedicated, hard-working employee. But he might actually be the least productive of his co-workers.
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5 Clever Hacks for Becoming a Social Entrepreneur

5 Clever Hacks for Becoming a Social Entrepreneur | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
A brief guide to becoming a social entrepreneur, from the wisdom of Guerillapps cofounder and CEO Raviv Turner.
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The Dirty Little Secret Of Overnight Successes | Fast Company

The Dirty Little Secret Of Overnight Successes | Fast Company | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Angry Birds, the incredibly popular game, was software maker Rovio’s 52nd attempt. They spent eight years and nearly went bankrupt before finally creating their massive hit.
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Giving In: Web startups link business model to charity | causecast.org

For most early stage companies, every penny counts. But several L.A. startups are giving away a percentage of their revenue to worthy causes.

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We Have Met the Evil and It Is Not Google or Apple: It Is Us - Forbes

We Have Met the Evil and It Is Not Google or Apple: It Is Us - Forbes | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Cross-posted from my personal blog So much talk about evil these days. Google is evil for promoting results from its Google+ social network on search results pages, and even for changing its privacy policy to make clear its services share data.
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Five Lessons from World Changers

Five Lessons from World Changers | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Now is the time to change the world. The past decade has been one of remarkable transformation and seemingly endless crisis.
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Young entrepreneurs bring responsible fashion to French market | SmartPlanet

Young entrepreneurs bring responsible fashion to French market | SmartPlanet | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
PARIS — Recent business school graduates mix microcredit and socially-responsible fashion to create new online boutique, offering the French a d...
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Getting Started as a Social Entrepreneur

Getting Started as a Social Entrepreneur | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Joining mission and money in one business can be tough. Experts offer tips on building self-sustaining social ventures.
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Q&A: An Interview With Ben Wald

Q&A: An Interview With Ben Wald | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
On January 14, leading innovators in social and business entrepreneurship, technology, academia, and entertainment will meet at Pixar Animation Studios to discuss powerful and effective ways to addres...
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Supporting African Solutions for African Problems – Acumen Fund 2011 Investor Gathering « Acumen Fund Blog

Supporting African Solutions for African Problems – Acumen Fund 2011 Investor Gathering « Acumen Fund Blog | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it

Biju Mohandas, Acumen Fund’s East Africa Director, presents at Acumen Fund’s 2011 Investor Gathering on our work in East Africa, and the continent’s potential for poverty-changing innovation.

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Silicon Valley Introduces Corporate Philanthropy 2.0

Silicon Valley Introduces Corporate Philanthropy 2.0 | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it

These days, donating a portion of one’s own savings or company dollars to charity is to look at philanthropy in its most primitive form. Now, the big players of Silicon Valley are applying their venture capital, social ingenuity and tech savvy to the task of rebooting philanthropy.

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Nonprofit Infographics

Nonprofit Infographics | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
This is a collection of infograpics about nonprofits, social media, and social good.
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Testimonies of young entrepreneurs who wants to change the world

Testimonies of young entrepreneurs who wants to change the world | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it

Those youth social entrepreneurs are very inspiring, I recomand you to watch these short videos.

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Fierce Loyalty

When LeBonheur Children’s Hospital opened it’s brand new facility in downtown Memphis, TN, the nurses got together and wrote the song. It is performed entirely by LeBonheur staff – the nurses, the CEO, the doctors, the techs, the housekeepers – everyone. And every single second oozes with Pride, Trust and Passion. It’s no wonder the video has gone viral. It’s 4 minutes and 39 seconds of nothing but Fierce Loyalty and Great Team Building!

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Early failures were seeds of Instagram's success

Early failures were seeds of Instagram's success | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
It's all a question of momentum.That's the difference between the millions of online ideas that simply melt away and the handful, like Instagram, which keep rolling and growing until...
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New Legal Structures for 'Social Entrepreneurs'

New Legal Structures for 'Social Entrepreneurs' | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Want to try to make the world a better place and create a profitable business at the same time? Three new legal structures may help.
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New Business Model Redefines Giving, Profit

New Business Model Redefines Giving, Profit | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
An increasingly popular business model lets participating companies give to charity while making a profit.
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10 Social Good Kickstarter Projects Seeking to Change the World

10 Social Good Kickstarter Projects Seeking to Change the World | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Activists, humanitarians and other pioneers of social justice can use Kickstarter to share their projects and raise funds to make a difference.
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13 Essential Resources for Socially Responsible Companies

13 Essential Resources for Socially Responsible Companies | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
There's more to running a business than the bottom line. Check out the ways these leading companies and entrepreneurs are making the world a better place.
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Youthful Entrepreneur Projects

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Social Enterprise Africa - Founded in 2008, Social Enterprise Africa is a Uganda-based umbrella organization that holds operates the Butterfly Project, African Farm Shares an...
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4 reasons you should care about social responsibility -- Washington Technology

4 reasons you should care about social responsibility -- Washington Technology | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Corporate social responsibility is more than just hype. Here are four steps to how social responsibility can pay off for your business.
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How Mercado Global Makes Fashion Fair

How Mercado Global Makes Fashion Fair | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it

Mercado Global is a cutting-edge nonprofit, Fair Trade organization with an innovative approach to fighting poverty and empowering indigenous women in Guatemala’s highlands by connecting their artisan cooperatives to sales opportunities in the U.S. on an unprecedented scale.

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The Social Entrepreneur's Dilemma

The Social Entrepreneur's Dilemma | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
In order to make a potentially game-changing idea a long-standing reality, it's highly recommended that social entrepreneurs look at their business model and ask a very simple question: Could my company be a profitable one?
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What Does the Social Good Ecosystem Look Like? [INFOGRAPHIC]

What Does the Social Good Ecosystem Look Like? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Do Business. Do Good. | Scoop.it
Blackbaud, a fundraising software company, has put together an infographic that tries to answer the question: "What good is social good?
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The Social Entrepreneurship Year in Review | Dowser

As we approach the end of 2011 and take stock of this year in social entrepreneurship – the stories, the leaders, the emerging solutions -- there is a strong...
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