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Not Business As Usual Documentary

Join the fight against extreme poverty

<b>Yesterday a new store opened in Cape Town, South Africa – and everything is free.</b><p><i>Street Store</i> has captured the imagination of people instantly. …

Cape Town

6 Apps That Fit Charity Into Your Daily Routine

Social Good Apps That Fit Into Your Daily Routine<p>1. Instead<p>2. I Can Go Without<p>3. Charity Miles<p>4. One Today<p>5. Donate a Photo<p>6. Check-in for Good<p>A pen …

The Ten Most Important Environmental Stories of 2013

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly<p>Ah, the winter holidays. Christmas trees, sugary treats, alcohol-fueled office parties, binge shopping … and end-of-year …

10 Innovators Who Changed the World in 2013

These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our imagination by creating swarms of smart rescue robots, cars that drive themselves, and a rugged rover that could change the way we think about exploring the Red Planet.<p>These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our …

Come On, Apple Fans, It's Time To Admit That The Company Is Blowing It

The message was clear:<p>Apple is getting its clock cleaned by Samsung, which is now by far the dominant smartphone maker in the world. (Samsung had 32% of the global market in Q3, the same share as a year ago. Apple, meanwhile, had only 12% of the market, down from 14% a year ago.)<p>Yes, both companies …

Meet The Inspiring 18-Year-Old Who Built A Simple Water Purifier That Could Save Lives

A busy university professor didn’t have time to work closely with his high school student intern. So he sent her off to figure out her own project. What happened next will make you feel good about the future.<p>If you’re worried about the state of the planet, fear not. The next generation has it …

What Happens When You Just Give Money To Poor People?

<i>For more of our reporting on this story, please see our work in</i> The New York Times Magazine <i>and on</i> This American Life<i>.</i><p>A couple of months ago, we reported on a charity called GiveDirectly that's trying to help poor people in the developing world in an unusual way: by sending them money with no …

How Can You Do Business with 2.7 Billion $2-a-Day Customers?

<b>By Mal Warwick</b><p><i>This is the fifth in a six-part series on the fight against global poverty adapted from</i> The Business Solution to Poverty<i>, by Paul Polak</i> …

Innovation

Using books to get back home

Blog<p>| 19th July 2017 | Blog<p><i>Mayol, 22, fled his village in South Sudan in 2013 to escape civil war. He now lives in Kakuma Refugee Camp in northern</i> …

Google Launches Analytics Academy: Free Community-Based Video Courses

Google today launched a new hub called Analytics Academy, a new hub for digital marketers and analysts to stay up-to-date. The site features free community-based video courses about digital analytics and Google Analytics.<p>Each lesson includes an instructional video and a corresponding activity to …

PULSE Merged Into B Analytics Platform – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

BERWYN, Pa., Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - B Lab and Acumen announce today that <b>PULSE</b> is being incorporated into <b>B Analytics</b>. B Analytics is now the only fully …

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Investing<p><b>Our companies</b> create sustainable solutions that enable the poor to transform their lives<p>Fellowships<p><b>Our Fellows</b> are dynamic creative …

How Nonprofit Crowdfunding Is Changing Fundraising For Good

Buried in paperwork, devoid of data-driven tactics, and largely unable to pinpoint which strategies bring in the most revenue, nonprofits end up …

Charting "The Rise of the Reluctant Innovator"

<b>PROJECT UPDATE</b><p><i>We're now in the final stages of our campaign - "Days to go" turn to "Hours to go". There are still a number of offers still available</i> …

The Tweaker

The real genius of Steve Jobs.<p>Not long after Steve Jobs got married, in 1991, he moved with his wife to a nineteen-thirties, Cotswolds-style house in old Palo Alto. Jobs always found it difficult to furnish the places where he lived. His previous house had only a mattress, a table, and chairs. He …

3D Printing Is a Matter of Life and Death

<b>When Kaiba Gionfriddo was born</b> prematurely on Oct. 28, 2011, everything seemed relatively normal. At 35 weeks, his doctors' main concern was lung …

Mike Stilkey’s Painted Books

Los Angeles-based artist Mike Stilkey likes to experiment with the canvases he chooses for his whimsical paintings, including vintage paper, record covers, book pages, and most interestingly on hardcover books themselves. In a previous interview, Stilkey says:<p>I was painting on book pages for …

Litterati: A Global Digital Landfill of Instagrammed Trash

I’m always looking down. It’s not because I’m aloof or avoidant—quite the contrary: I’ve become aware. And it’s a four-year-old’s fault.<p>Last summer, …

Wanted: truly innovative sustainable business models

The promise of business-model innovation has long captivated the sustainability field, generating plenty of hype. But all the talk has yet to yield many real business-model changes.<p>You might not know it to hear companies talk. Any business change can end up being classified as "business model …

Innovation

What Brands Can Learn From charity: water's Digital Strategy

Social responsibility is no longer just an option for businesses, brands are learning. From TOMS shoes which fund the giving of shoes for people in …

Six Secrets of Contagious Content [infograph]

Content Marketing is not just about <i>creating</i> content. The content that we create must educate, entertain and engage our readers in order for it to …

How Millennials Are Using Stories for Good

Like most 20 somethings, I am a bit of a junky when it comes to having my finger on the pulse. It may come as a surprise to you that I get most of my news from my viewer-customized Facebook and Twitter -- but it shouldn't. My zero desire to click down a rabbit hole of vapid content is indicative of …

Clowns Without Borders: entertaining children in crisis for 20 years – in pictures

Clowns Without Borders, an artist-led organisation that works with children affected by war, violence or other social issues, marks its 20th anniversary this year. Tahmeena Bax talks to Jamie McLaren Lachman, director of the South Africa branch, about CWB’s work

Flipboard for Educators

Inside Flipboard / August 29, 2013<p>As students and teachers head back to school all over the country, we wanted to share some ideas on how Flipboard …

$450 can bring clean water directly into the home of a family in India. Visit charitywater.org/september for details. Photo: @jeremysnell

Ballicons – an Original Flat Icon Set for Download

Ballicons – Download Flat Icons.<p>Ballicons is an extended set of colorful flat icons. All of the round icons were created with Photoshop vector shapes …

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Women Build

Since 1991, Women Build volunteers from all walks of life have come together to build stronger, safer communities.<p>Though our neighborhoods are …