The Menlo Innovations co-founder has focused the software-development company’s work on ending suffering for the program manager, developer and user with an industry-redefining approach that focuses first on finding joy at work.
Etsy set a new standard for ethical business, but after it went public, the markets struggled to figure out what it was worth. And, after Laureate announced an IPO in February, the first public B Corp that is also a benefit corporation was officially up for trading. How will the
Major companies Ford, Johnson & Johnson, and Johnsonville Sausage all faced substantial crises in the course of their operations that forced them to reevaluate the core purpose of their businesses. The ways each company handled their situations can provide guidance for business leaders today.
Entrepreneurs are known for being bold leaders with aspirational views. Yet oftentimes, the qualities that make them so successful can also be hindrances if not put into action effectively. These lessons can help business leaders avoid the pitfalls of starting a new endeavor.
Online directory and customized travel-recommender Vendedy relies on travelers to power its global street-market directory — benefiting other tourists and street vendors in the process.
From Colonial Quakers to Silicon Valley billionaires, impact investing has put dollars to use to bring about change via funding social enterprise. Today, investors are doing so in smarter ways than ever.
After her own tech-industry successes, Ela Madej co-founded Fifty Years with Seth Bannon to provide startup funding to high-impact, solutions-oriented entrepreneurs. The investors say they believe it is the best way to solve some of the world’s biggest problems. Here’s why.
Millions of poor in the United States, especially those isolated in rural towns, struggle to find healthful food in stores and aren’t able to use SNAP dollars online. Many are looking forward to new partnerships that will help modernize the food stamp program and bring it into the digital age.