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Business Entrepreneurs & Philanthropy: Potential & Pitfalls

October 15th, 2007

a speech by Mario Morino, reproduced here by kind permission of Venture Philanthropy Partners

Mario Morino is co-founder and chairman of Venture Philanthropy Partners and chairman of the Morino Institute

imageIn 1991, futurist and noted author Peter Schwartz framed a remarkable period of transformation, which he described as the “long boom”—spanning from 1980 to 2020—in The Art of the Long View.


Nurturing Tomorrow’s Leaders

September 28th, 2007

Editors Desk

Eye on The Markets

by Guest Editor Dr. Helena Barton


Measuring the Impact of CSR on Brand

September 12th, 2007

Editors Desk

Eye on The Markets

by Carol Holding


The “Prius Plan”

August 1st, 2007

by Joel Kurtzman

Catalyzing The Clean Fuel Economy


Sustainable Publishing

June 26th, 2007

Editors Desk

Eye on The Markets


The Value Of Carbon Disclosure

June 23rd, 2007

Editors Desk

Eye on The Markets

by Laurance Allen

imageOver the past 7 years the Carbon Disclosure Project has become the gold standard for carbon disclosure methodology and process. And their website has become the largest repository of corporate greenhouse gas emissions data in the world.


The Global E-Sustainability Initiative

June 21st, 2007

Editors Desk

Eye on The Markets

by Laurance Allen

imageA joint partnership between IT service providers, hardware and software manufacturers, the U.N.’s Environment Programme and the International Telecommunication Union, GESI aims to foster sustainable development and improve environmental sustainability in the industry.


Call For End To Quarterly Guidance

June 18th, 2007

Editors Desk

Eye on The Markets

by Francesco Guerrera @ The Financial Times

imageAn unprecedented coalition of large companies, pension funds, and trade unions urged corporate America to scrap quarterly earnings guidance in an attempt to curtail the influence of hedge funds and other short-term investors.


PBS To Cover Social Entrepreneurs

June 18th, 2007

Editors Desk

Eye on The Markets

by PBS | 6.18.07

NOW on PBS is devoting an entire beat to covering people who use business strategies for humanitarian purposes - also known as social entrepreneurs. The NOW broadcast will investigate more than a dozen social entrepreneurs, the website features news, inspiration and tools.
PBS with the Skoll Foundation are also sponsoring the Project Enterprise Contest — a contest where users nominate a promising social innovator and they follow the winner’s trials and tribulations.




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