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Video: The World’s First Accelerator Dedicated to Lifting Girls Out of Poverty

The Girl Effect Accelerator represents the first program of its kind: an international accelerator dedicated exclusively to scaling up ventures that are positioned…
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Aligning the Head, Heart and Wallet: How Millennials and Women Drive Impact Investment

Future 500's Shilpi Chhotray explains how millenials and women are driving global impact investment.
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SXSW Eco Interview: Sara Batterby on Women in Venture Capital

Sara Batterby is a partner at Elemeno Ventures, an angel investing firm based in Silicon Valley. I had the opportunity to talk to…
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Millennials and the Growth of Sustainable Investing

Barbara Krumsiek, CEO of Calvert Investments, talks about everything from reinventing socially responsible investment to engaging millennials.
More Than Me Academy provides quality education to at-risk girls from the West Point slum of Liberia.

‘More Than Me Academy’ Educates and Protects Vulnerable Girls in Liberia

More Than Me (MTM) Academy is a girls school in Monrovia, Liberia founded in September 2013. MTM enrolls 125 girls from a slum…
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PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi Weighs In on Work/Life Balance

Recently PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi gave some frank answers to questions about work/life balance that coincide more with Anne-Marie Slaughter than Sheryl Sandberg.…
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Fortune: Female-Led Businesses Beat the Stock Market, But Their Numbers Remain Low

Companies with female CEOs and/or women on their boards on average consistently outperform companies without women in the c-suite, yet the number of…
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Walmart Highlights Products From Women-Owned Businesses

In the fall, Walmart will feature products with a new logo that ensures they are made by certified, women-owned businesses.
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Women in CSR: Leah Seligmann, NRG Energy

Leah Seligmann, Director of Sustainability, NRG Energy, talks about her career, inspiration and recent accomplishments in our Women in CSR series.
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Women in CSR: Andrea Learned, Learned On

Andrea Learned, thought leadership and business development consultant, Learned On, talks about her career, inspiration and recent accomplishments in our Women in CSR…
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Women in CSR: Darby Hobbs, CEO of SOCIAL3

Darby Hobbs, CEO & Founder, SOCIAL3, talks about her career, inspiration and recent accomplishments in our Women in CSR series.
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Women in CSR: KoAnn Vikoren Skrzyniarz, Sustainable Life Media

KoAnn Vikoren Skrzyniarz, Founder and CEO of Sustainable Life Media/Sustainable Brands, talks about her career, inspiration and recent accomplishments in our Women in…
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Women in the Workforce: How Businesses Honor Them in 2014

Women are making leaps and bounds in the business world and are being honored for their social impact, innovation, and contributions to the…
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Women in CSR: Kathleen Tullie, Reebok International & BOKS

Kathleen Tullie, Director of Social Responsibility at Reebok International and Co-Founder and Executive Director of BOKS (Build Our Kids’ Success), talks about her…
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Women in CSR: Suzanne Apple, World Wildlife Fund

Suzanne Apple, Senior Vice President of Private Sector Engagement at World Wildlife Fund (WWF), talks about her career, inspiration and recent accomplishments in…