Search Results for: social responsibility

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.

Experts Share Ways to Recession-Proof Your Business

Contributed by Bill Lyons, CEO and president of Griffin Funding. Along with the excitement that comes with a new decade, 2020 brings a lot of speculation on the economy, including a focus on what we call recession proofing. While business owners don’t know for sure if a recession will hit in the near future, the need for ensuring your business… Read more »