Feature Image Source: iStock.com Let’s admit it, everyone feels the need to be an entrepreneur at least once in their life time. While the reasons could be varied from a bad manager to a monotonous job, the objective remains the same. They want to enjoy the power. Little do they know that their own personality […]
This month’s column on “Social entrepreneur spotlight” arrived a little late than usual to the publisher. The reason for this was my inability to find a link between the presidential candidates and social entrepreneurship on time.
This month our social entrepreneur spotlight is on Pablo González Cid, founder of Café Punta del Cielo, the first gourmet coffee brand from Mexico committed to the communities in its native country. Over fifteen years ago, Pablo started with the goal of building a company that would become Mexico’s authority on coffee while also giving back […]
This month our social entrepreneur spotlight is on Amy Hall, the director of Social Consciousness at Eileen Fisher. Hall guides the Eileen Fisher Company’s business responsibility, including supporting women through partnerships,
This month we are featuring a New Jersey local social entrepreneur, Tom Szaky, who “stopped viewing garbage as garbage and instead slowly started to see it as a commodity” by actively collecting “difficult-to-recycle packaging and products and repurposes the material into affordable, innovative products.” Who is Tom Szaky?
Social Entrepreneurial Organization Our blog focused on the finance industry this month, so I thought I would find a social entrepreneur from within the same field. However, the finance industry is more about organizations than individuals, though individuals do play a large role in the success or failure of their organizations.