Author: Amy Aitman

Do Millennials Really Need Companies that Care About Money and Mission?

Do Millennials Really Need Companies that Care About Money and Mission? The answer to this is really easy — yes they do, at least according to the data. A recent survey done by American Express, Redefining the C-Suite: Business the Millennial Way, found that for Millennials, it is a priority for businesses to have a double bottom line, meaning profit and impact. As for the Millennials they interviewed: 68% said they want to make a difference in the world 81% said that a successful business needs to have a genuine purpose 78% employer should match their own values This isn’t...

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6 Best Boss Bitch Books You’ll Want to Read Today!

What defines a boss bitch? It’s a good thing. Trust me. If you want to succeed in business, you need to harness that boss bitch attitude. I’m not just writing this for all the ladies out there — although, I love a great woman at the top. I’m writing this for anyone who wants to make things happen. It can be a long road to the top, but these books have you covered. If you are starting from the bottom, or just want to take your business to the next level, a good book will seriously help you out....

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What To Do With the Full Scale Collapse of Major Media

Speaking of the full-scale collapse of major media, we thought we’d share this article from our friends at www.activistpost.com which discusses this issue. Want to be more informed? Why are you reading the resources that are in your news feeds? Who is really paying for these conglomerates? Let’s investigate the full-scale collapse of major media and why you need to know about it. As I indicated in a recent article, the B-team, or even the C-team, is now heading up the national evening news in America. These anchors’ faces and voices (Muir, Glor, and Holt) are not even faint reminders of...

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Meet Three of the Best Companies Upcycling and Reusing Waste for Social Good

Want to save the world? Let’s start with reducing waste! Here are three of the best companies upcycling and reusing the valuable resources we have! This may even lead you to start your own social enterprise. Meet Jared Criscuolo: UpCycling Waste to Create a Better Fertilizer Site: https://www.upcycleandcompany.com/ Jared Criscuolo wants to turn your poop into fertilizer. In 2012, Jared got sick from polluted water while surfing. The water was contaminated with wastewater and runoff from the city. This is a common occurrence in the USA, and Jared set out to be part of the solution to our waste...

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5 Steps to Consider Before Leaving Your Job to Pursue a Socially Conscious Business

This is a dream that many people have; to one day leave full-time employment to focus on business or a worthy social cause. Perhaps you wondered what the best time to leave was. Or whether you would succeed or not. Leaving your job should not be an overnight decision.  Plenty of time and energy must be spent on it. Begin by identifying your passion or drive. Before you consider making your move, explore the following steps carefully. 1.   Don’t just decide alone, consult widely Leaving a full-time job, where you have been working for an extended period, can be...

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Top 10 Social Entrepreneurs Under 30 That You’ll Love Too!

Social entrepreneurs recognize that traditional approaches to solving social problems may not offer the creative goals they are meant to rip out by the roots. They consistently invent new ways through sustainable business models to change our world. As more startups align to make social connections and help more communities around the world, these social entrepreneurs are leading the charge.

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