11/26/2018
Is your boss grumpy or unappreciative? Do you have a co-worker who takes credit for your ideas? Is your company or industry in decline? Most of us don’t do anything... read more
Pair of pink sneakers on a long beach.
11/05/2018
Do you have a dream to make the world a better place?  Build stronger neighborhoods, improve the educational system, change how we use energy, create access to capital for overlooked... read more
Stacks of multi-colored hand-woven fabrics.
09/24/2018
This is not just another story about an organic, fair trade clothing line. Yes, Indigenous is a luxury, ethical fashion, B Corp that weaves low-impact dyes, organic fibers, and fair trade wages... read more
Bright blue eye glasses on black background.
09/10/2018
Are you feeling bored?  Do you want work that interests you? I have worked with lots of people who say: I’m bored with what I do. I’ve lost interest in ____. I’ve always done the... read more
Four men dive from the side into a swimming pool.
08/20/2018
Growing up in the hot South, I spent hours at the swimming pool. I learned to dive from the side of the pool and soon graduated to the “low board”.  In those days before concerns about... read more
Silhouette of two retirees watching sunset from under a tree
08/09/2018
To anyone on the glide path to retirement, it is becoming clear that today’s retirees are facing a completely different set of challenges than prior generations. This is the first generation in... read more
Grandmother and grand kids in kitchen with chef hats
08/06/2018
A newly wed wife came home from work one day to find her husband had prepared a roast.  She was thrilled, but puzzled: he had cut the ends off the roast before cooking it.  In her sweetest... read more
Long dining table set for fancy dinner.
07/20/2018
The Silicon Valley We know it for its genius, its startup tech community, its progressive culture, and its insane cost-of-living. All true. I also know it for Karen Bevels, a loving diamond of... read more
Green tree frog on branch with green leaves
07/09/2018
I hate networking events. Don’t get me wrong, I love meeting new people. In fact, in my “business” meeting new people is a must.  As an entrepreneur, correction as a “solopreneur” (which just... read more

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11/26/2018
Is your boss grumpy or unappreciative? Do you have a co-worker who takes credit for your ideas? Is your company or industry in decline? Most of us don’t do anything... read more
Pair of pink sneakers on a long beach.
11/05/2018
Do you have a dream to make the world a better place?  Build stronger neighborhoods, improve the educational system, change how we use energy, create access to capital for overlooked... read more
Stacks of multi-colored hand-woven fabrics.
09/24/2018
This is not just another story about an organic, fair trade clothing line. Yes, Indigenous is a luxury, ethical fashion, B Corp that weaves low-impact dyes, organic fibers, and fair trade wages... read more
Bright blue eye glasses on black background.
09/10/2018
Are you feeling bored?  Do you want work that interests you? I have worked with lots of people who say: I’m bored with what I do. I’ve lost interest in ____. I’ve always done the... read more
Four men dive from the side into a swimming pool.
08/20/2018
Growing up in the hot South, I spent hours at the swimming pool. I learned to dive from the side of the pool and soon graduated to the “low board”.  In those days before concerns about... read more
Silhouette of two retirees watching sunset from under a tree
08/09/2018
To anyone on the glide path to retirement, it is becoming clear that today’s retirees are facing a completely different set of challenges than prior generations. This is the first generation in... read more
Grandmother and grand kids in kitchen with chef hats
08/06/2018
A newly wed wife came home from work one day to find her husband had prepared a roast.  She was thrilled, but puzzled: he had cut the ends off the roast before cooking it.  In her sweetest... read more
Long dining table set for fancy dinner.
07/20/2018
The Silicon Valley We know it for its genius, its startup tech community, its progressive culture, and its insane cost-of-living. All true. I also know it for Karen Bevels, a loving diamond of... read more
Green tree frog on branch with green leaves
07/09/2018
I hate networking events. Don’t get me wrong, I love meeting new people. In fact, in my “business” meeting new people is a must.  As an entrepreneur, correction as a “solopreneur” (which just... read more

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07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Danny Grossman, Founder & CEO of Slow Food for Fast Lives, shares how being clear on "who is who and what is what" is the best... read more
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. The founders of Beanfields Snacks share what they've learned from scaling a family business.
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Joel Solomon, Chair of Renewal Funds, shares how learning to work on his inner skills was the best advice he never got.
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. Damon Torres, the founder of Robocast, shares why the best advice comes from the most successful entrepreneurs.
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN members Justin Guilbert and Douglas Reboud, share the best advice they never got: while it's great to be passionate and driven, it's also... read more
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Akaya Windwood, President of the Rockwood Leadership Institute, asks leaders to forget the "shoulds" and consider: "what's your heart... read more
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. Mamma Chia's CEO Janie Hoffman shares why listening to your own entrepreneurial wisdom can pay off when growing your own business.
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Kat Taylor, CEO & Co-Founder of Beneficial State Bank, says "culture matters the most" when starting up a business.  
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Adnan Durrani, CEO & Founder of American Halal/Saffron Road, shares how "creating value, around values" helped him create a... read more

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