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Urbantech Startups and the Cities of the Future

As urbanization increases, so does the need for smarter solutions in order to serve the needs of this increased population. Startups are using…
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What If a Job Could Reduce Violence?

Economic development could reduce violence in communities with gang activity through supplying choices and opportunity.
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Culture Matters

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Kat Taylor, CEO and co-founder of Beneficial State Bank, says "culture matters the most."
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SVN’ Best Advice’ Series: Believe in Yourself

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Gary Hirshberg, chairman of Stonyfield, shares the impact of "believing in yourself."
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Trust Your Wisdom First

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Mamma Chia CEO Janie Hoffman shares the importance of listening to your entrepreneurial wisdom.
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Engineer a Long-Term Vision

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Gary Shinner, former CEO of Mighty Leaf Tea, shares how to engineer a long-term vision for your…
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Never Stop

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Cheryl Contee, CEO of Fission Strategy, shares how she overcame the gender biases in the tech industry.
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Building on Purpose

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Neil Grimmer, president and c-founder of Plum Organics, shares how to built a business based on purpose.
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Banking from the Habits of the Heart

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Vince Siciliano, CEO of New Resource Bank, shares what role purpose and values have had in his…
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Manage Your Mood

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Find out how your mood as a CEO affects your organizational culture from Race Forward's Rinku Sen.
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Never Stop Learning From Your Customers

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Mark Tilsen shares how listening to his customers helped him grow his business in this short video.
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SVN ‘Best Advice’ Series: Build Authenticity of Place

Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur: Local economies pioneer Judy Wicks shares what's most fulfilling about growing a local business in this short…
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eBay Foundation’s Plan to Get Indonesian Businesses Online

The eBay Foundation's recent partnership with website creator Kolabo may spell great potential for small businesses in Indonesia, where websites are still a…
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How Information Technology Can Help Bridge Gaps in Education

Fernando Botelho and his organization, F123 have developed low-cost open-source assistive technology for the blind. His initiative is one example of how information…
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Ashoka’s Vision to Develop an International Age of Social Entrepreneurship

Ashoka has always been the world's leader in developing the idea of a social entrepreneur. It is an international non-government organization looking to…