April 2014 Blog Posts (48)


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What's Next for Shared Value at Nestlé?



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Added by Meghan Ennes on April 30, 2014 at 15:00 — 1 Comment

The Poverty Penalty

Introduction…

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Added by Dorothy Mbuvi on April 28, 2014 at 20:30 — No Comments

ColaLife shortlisted for the FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards

FT/IFC Business Transformation Awards

We are delighted to announce that ColaLife has been shortlisted (1 of 3) for the FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards in the Health category. Our funding partner, the Johnson & Johnson Corporate Citizen Trust, proposed and submitted the…

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Added by Simon Berry on April 28, 2014 at 19:46 — 1 Comment

Meet Alyssa Rivera: Consultant, Endeva

BFP: What do you do?

 

AR: I work at Endeva,…

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Added by team on April 28, 2014 at 15:30 — No Comments


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4 Innovators Using Civic Consumption to Change the World

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By Will Byrne, co-founder and CEO of Groundswell.

You’ve heard about disruptive new businesses popping up across the country. Well known examples of the sharing economy—Airbnb, Lyft, and…

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Added by Ashoka on April 28, 2014 at 12:59 — No Comments

Mar Maestre: What Role Can Business Play In Tackling Nutrition Challenges?

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Added by Mar Maestre on April 28, 2014 at 10:30 — No Comments

Damian Payiatakis: My First 100 Days as an Intrapreneur

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Added by Lee Rael on April 28, 2014 at 8:30 — 1 Comment

Do the majority of your employees feel valued, fulfilled and loved?

Why valued, fulfilled and loved you might reasonably ask?

In my work with leaders in over 40 countries since 1991 I have learned that the more people feel valued, fulfilled and loved, the simpler the path to higher employee driven engagement and lower employee turnover, both crucial to high-performance cultures. Key consequences are remarkable top and bottom 

lines, brands that are…

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Added by Ian Berry on April 28, 2014 at 7:24 — No Comments

Simon Berry:Seven of the Headline Findings from the ColaLife Trial in Zambia

By Simon Berry, Director and Founder, Colalife

Sorry, I've not posted for a while but I thought the BFP community needed to know this given that ColaLife's links with big business started…

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Added by Simon Berry on April 25, 2014 at 20:30 — No Comments

Andrew Devenport: Slowing Down to Go Faster – A Networked Approach to International Development

Photo: Youth Business International

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Added by Lee Rael on April 25, 2014 at 15:30 — 1 Comment

Alice Allan: Want to Campaign for Change with the Private Sector?

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Added by Lee Rael on April 25, 2014 at 14:00 — No Comments

Sharon D’Onofrio: The Challenge of Scale - It’s About Markets

Photo: Ferrantraite

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Added by Lee Rael on April 25, 2014 at 8:30 — No Comments

Christina Gradl: Launching the 2014 Inclusive Business eLab

Photo: Louis Jouve, Esoko

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Added by member on April 24, 2014 at 23:30 — No Comments

Trevor Keel: World Gold Council - Combatting Malaria

Photo: AngloGold Ashanti

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Added by member on April 24, 2014 at 20:30 — No Comments

What Can We Learn From the Tragedy in Bangladesh?

I wanted to repost this blog I wrote about Rana Plaza on the anniversary of this tragedy because of all the raw emotion I felt from witnessing an event that should never have taken place. Bangladesh holds a special place in my heart because of my cultural roots.  Evolvemint has been working with women enterprises and gender forward enterprises in Bangladesh specifically to mitigate such tragedies from happening again.

One year later - it is thrilling to…

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Added by Sophia Hyder on April 24, 2014 at 17:53 — No Comments

Give Your Dear Mother (Earth) a Gift on Her Special Day

 

Earth day heart process s300x300 Every day should be Earth Day.

That said, the official Earth Day celebration takes place once a year, an occasion when over a billion people in 190 countries take action, whether in the form of planting trees, cleaning up their communities, or doing anything else that says “I love you” to the…

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Added by Ryan Scott on April 23, 2014 at 10:48 — No Comments


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Felicity McLean: Silo Busting: 4 Ways to do Good Business

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Added by Ashoka on April 23, 2014 at 10:30 — No Comments


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The 9 Best Jobs in Africa Don’t Exist Yet

By Simon Stumpf, Regional Director for Ashoka in East Africa. 

60% of the best jobs in the next ten years haven’t been invented yet. At least that’s what futurologist Thomas Frey is fond of saying. This is great news because lots of good, new jobs will be…

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Added by Ashoka on April 22, 2014 at 15:30 — No Comments

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