Kamaljeet Singh

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Study: Good Design Is Good For Business

Here at Co.Design, we’re constantly singing the praises of design-driven businesses. But “good design” can seem subjective and nebulous. Worse, it can be difficult to quantify how much design really impacts a company’s bottom line.<p>A new analysis by the Design Management Institute, a Boston-based …

Legg Mason's Slow Turn: CEO Joe Sullivan's Trillion Dollar Mission

When it comes to fail-safe business models, few rival money management. The dirty secret of the business is that once you’ve accumulated assets above a critical mass, even as little as $1 billion under management, it’s pretty hard to screw things up. Asset management generates annuity-like …

Every chance he gets, Charles Best, the founder of DonorsChoose.org, leafs through the carefully lettered, colorfully illustrated thank-you notes from public school students that arrive daily at the loft office he shares with his staff in the garment district of Manhattan. The letters are like sunbeams for him, brimming with gratitude toward the 1.2 million citizen philanthropists who've provided classroom supplies through his pioneering crowdfunding site. For 13 years, Best has been opening letters that thank his donors for books, scissors, and glue; they now number more than 500 a day. DonorsChoose, which Best founded in 2000 while he was a teacher at a small public school in the Bronx, has grown into an educational charity juggernaut: http://f-st.co/SrTFUub