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Richard Branson to Young Entrepreneurs: 'Just Do It'

Richard Branson talks about starting an empire in his early 20s and learning to take calculated risks.<p>Through the decades, entrepreneur Richard Branson has not lost that certain wunderkind vibe about him and the way he runs his brand. This aura makes him especially inspiring to entrepreneurs who …

Entrepreneurship

80 Businesses Honored as ‘Best for Workers’, Creating Higher Quality Jobs That Serve a Higher Purpose – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

WAYNE, P.A., Sep. 16 /CSRwire/ - Today, 80 companies worldwide were recognized for creating the highest quality jobs by the nonprofit B Lab with the …

Millennials have big faith in big business. Surprised?

Millennials are lazy, cynical, entitled, and distrusting of institutions, including large corporations, right? Maybe not.<p>There are plenty of widely …

How to Change the World—and Make Some Money Too

Young adults flock to investments that promote social good. This was a hot topic at a big ideas festival over the weekend and is front and center …

User Driven Design, Appropriate Tech, Invention For Social Good...It's All About Empathy In Action

Dr. Carol Dahl is the Executive Director of The Lemelson Foundation, leading the Foundation’s work to use the power of invention to improve lives. The Foundation inspires and enables the next generation of inventors and invention-based enterprises to promote economic growth in the U.S., and help …

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Conscious Millionaire - Conscious Millionaire

ARE YOU A COACH, BUSINESS FOUNDER, ENTREPRENEUR<p>WHO WANTS TO MAKE MORE MONEY<p>AND CREATE A BIGGER IMPACT?<p><b>If you are a Coach, Business Founder or</b> …

'Impact Entrepreneurship' Places Importance on Social Consciousness

This story appears in the February 2013 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>On a trip to Africa in 1990, Peter Scott was moved to tears by the deforestation he encountered. Determined to do something, he spent 15 years as a consultant for governments and NGOs in the developing world, designing …

Entrepreneurship

On the Brink of a Revolution in Social Entrepreneurship

You don't often hear civil servants talking about revolution, but Sir Ronnie Cohen's comments last week that this country is on the brink of a …

Social Entrepreneurs Need to Think Beyond the Business

In the past few years, the social enterprise space has evolved rapidly from a concept that required explanation to a trend everyone is eager to join. Business schools have drastically increased their social entrepreneurship course and club offerings, and many businesses and startups can get away …