Added by Dorothy Mbuvi on April 28, 2014 at 20:30 — No Comments
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…Continue
BFP: What do you do?
Added by team on April 28, 2014 at 15:30 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Ashoka on April 28, 2014 at 12:59 — No Comments
Added by Mar Maestre on April 28, 2014 at 10:30 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Ian Berry on April 28, 2014 at 7:24 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Simon Berry on April 25, 2014 at 20:30 — No Comments
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Added by member on April 24, 2014 at 20:30 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Sophia Hyder on April 24, 2014 at 17:53 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Ryan Scott on April 23, 2014 at 10:48 — No Comments
Added by Ashoka on April 23, 2014 at 10:30 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Ashoka on April 22, 2014 at 15:30 — No Comments