Archive for November, 2011

Good Media = Good Business

Laura Flanders best-selling author and host of NPR’s “The Laura Flanders Show”, led a discussion with 40 socially responsible business leaders, media outlets and media buyers at Social Venture Network’s Fall conference last week in Philadelphia. The session was...
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Good Media = Good Business

Laura Flanders best-selling author and host of NPR’s “The Laura Flanders Show”, led a discussion with 40 socially responsible business leaders, media outlets and media buyers at Social Venture Network’s Fall conference last week in Philadelphia. The session was...
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Labor Secretary Solis Talks Green Jobs and Jobs Bill At SVN Gathering

Written by Suzi Parrasch November 4, 2011 When Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis spoke at Social Venture Network’s Fall Conference in Philadelphia last Friday, it was a homecoming of sorts. Prior to her 2009 appointment as the first Latina cabinet member, Solis ...
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Am I afraid of my brand?

Written by Michael Higgins I walked into the “Building Your Personal Brand” session at the Social Venture Network fall conference yesterday with a lot of negative feelings about the word “brand.”  I guess I had starting thinking back to the idea of branding...
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Can W.I.E. Do It – Yes W.I.E. Can!

Written by Adriaan de Man Call to Action Roundtable: Building a European World Improving Entrepreneurs (W.I.E.’s) The conclusion of this vivid and lively dialogue with Europeans and Americans is very much in line with JFK’s ‘ask not what your country can do for...
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Star Power and Silly Power at Social Venture Network

Written by Carl Frankel You’ve heard about strange bedfellows, right? Well, how about strange book ends? Because I’ve got a pair for you. Let’s start with this: have you ever seen a Rhodes Scholar cry? I hadn’t, until Friday night’s Innovation Award Winne...
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