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Marketing Meets Mission – Harvard Business Review

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Written by Myriam Sidibe

A beer brand might seem an unlikely ally in the campaign to end violence against women. But the clear connection between alcohol and abusive behavior made Carling Black Label, the largest beer brand in South Africa, …

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Why Social Entrepreneurs are Critical to Our Response to and Recovery from the COVID-19 Crisis – World Economic Forum

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Written by Francois Bonnici

Social entrepreneurs solve market and government failures by serving excluded and vulnerable populations, which are most at risk to impacts of COVID-19.
Decades of work in the impact sector are at stake during the economic crisis.
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COVID-19 Reinforces the Need for Connectivity – World Bank Group

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Written by Makhtar Diop

Connectivity is a public good: Let’s act accordingly, now and tomorrow

One and a half billion. That’s the number of children who need online schooling due to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).   While some parents worry about …

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Corporate Responsibility in the Digital Era – MIT Sloan Management Review

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Written by Michael Wade

Corporate digital responsibility spans four areas — social, economic, technological, and environmental — that should be merged under one organizational umbrella.

Sustainability and digitization have been two of the most significant global business trends over the past several …

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How 2020 Is Ushering In A New Era For Corporate Social Responsibility – Forbes

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Written by Matthew Manos

The COVID-19 outbreak has thrown us into a time that can be described as unprecedented for many reasons. For one, businesses across the globe are making quick shifts for the good of workers, customers and society. …

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Data-Driven Connections for a Better World – Stanford Social Innovation Review

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Written by Adrienne Day

For nonprofits to succeed in a transformed world, they need to use technology and data to create and sustain relationships with the people who believe in them.

In terms of establishing brand identity, few nonprofits can …

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Nonprofit Fundraising in the Age of Coronavirus – Harvard Business Review

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Written by Alan Cantor

During this time of dislocation, fear, and trauma, nonprofits are struggling mightily. The pandemic and economic collapse constitute an existential threat. There’s no guarantee that the public will receive our services, now or in the future, …

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Coronavirus is Putting Corporate Social Responsibility to the Test – Harvard Business Review

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Written by: Mark R. Kramer

For millions of Americans, the new relief law will be too little too late. It is expected to take three weeks for cash payments to reach laid-off employees and small businesses. Businesses may defer payments …

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How to Rethink Social Impact During COVID-19 with Yoobi’s CEO Ido Leffler – Forbes

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Written by: Michela Moscufo

In this moment of instability and uncertainty, Yoobi’s CEO Ido Leffler is leading by example.

“From the minute we saw school closures on the news, we knew we had to act,” he says.

Over 55 million …

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