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One Hand Washes the Other: A Social Responsibility Story

In many ways, entrepreneurship is a singular journey, one ventured by a lone visionary who sees obstacles as opportunities. When that journey is shared with the world, something magical happens. Just ask Anju Rupal, an EO Switzerland – Zürich member, serial entrepreneur and founder of Abhati Suisse, the first skincare line with a social responsibility… Read more »

Value Creation through Social Responsibility

By Laura Lomow, and EO Winnipeg member and president of AQ Group Solutions. Recently, I had the privilege to plan and execute a very successful social-action project with an amazing team of dedicated people. Our goal was to “fill empty bowls” for Winnipeg Harvest, a food bank that distributes more than 10 million pounds of food annually to more… Read more »

EO Partner Presents: A New Approach to Social Change

By Fernande Raine and Valeria Budinich, co-leaders of Ashoka’s Changemaker Economy initiative Is contributing to social impact good for business? Furthermore, can a passion for fixing society’s toughest problems co-exist with a culture that commits to the bottom line first? Do we need to change our organizations to make this work? To all three questions,… Read more »

What Does Social Entrepreneurship Look Like?

This month, we’ll be engaging in an open dialogue that asks the question, “What does social entrepreneurship look like within our global EO community and beyond?” Many of our members already have dedicated their personal and professional lives to social entrepreneurship, filling social and environmental needs around the world.

Are CSR and Sustainability the New Magnets for Top Talent?

Written by Annie Button.  Attracting and retaining the right talent is a fundamental building block for business success. But recruiting staff and keeping them is getting harder. Putting together a team of exceptional people is much more than simply getting hires in with the right skills and paying them a decent salary. Demand for labor… Read more »