Desktop with lined up coffee cup, phone, paper, pen, memos.
11/13/2016
Peter is a sweet-tempered screenwriter with a tendency toward pessimism. He usually works on his scripts while seated in a corner of his big couch in his living room. As a consequence, his coffee... read more
Multiple colors of highlighter pens lined up together.
10/30/2016
Shop Smart Build a favorite items list at your online office supply site, and use it. Most of us are creatures of habit. We always buy the same things. The same paper, the same pens, the... read more
Man's hands holding BUSINESS section of newspaper.
10/16/2016
New Business Model In the old paradigm, companies just sought to make a profit, plain and simple. This all-for-profit mentality often came at great expense to workers, the community, and the... read more
Yellow caution tape stretched across darkened doorway.
10/02/2016
Caution Although only 36 percent of Americans who reported that they were victims of Internet scams last year were over the age of 50, 50 percent of the recorded losses were from our age... read more
Ceramic piggy bank shaped like pug dog with dollar signs and cigar.
09/25/2016
Two new studies disagree about the link between income and social connections.  Emiliana Simon-Thomas takes a closer look.   Can money buy happiness? One way to explore... read more
Black and white of crumpled paper and pen on table.
09/18/2016
How many times have you NOT finished something because you didn’t get it perfect? You heard it had to be done a specific way, but you just didn’t do it that way, so obviously it wasn’t done the... read more
Venn diagram of quadruple bottom line - people, profit, planet, purpose.
09/11/2016
Quadruple Bottom Line As a writer for Just Means/3BL Media—as in ‘Triple Bottom Line Media’—I’m upping the ante: I have recently been convinced of the 4BL or ‘quadruple bottom line.’ I learned of... read more
Sepia tone of woman reading a book on the beach.
09/04/2016
Intro: The stories we tell to ourselves and each other matter a lot.  I don’t know where I read it, but I remember coming across research that said humans’ thought processes evolved... read more
Bright red wall with large picture frame and small picture frame
08/28/2016
I read this thought-provoking piece by Carol Black on wildness last week and three weeks of swirling blog-thought finally coalesced into a single concept: we’re thinking small without also... read more

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Desktop with lined up coffee cup, phone, paper, pen, memos.
11/13/2016
Peter is a sweet-tempered screenwriter with a tendency toward pessimism. He usually works on his scripts while seated in a corner of his big couch in his living room. As a consequence, his coffee... read more
Multiple colors of highlighter pens lined up together.
10/30/2016
Shop Smart Build a favorite items list at your online office supply site, and use it. Most of us are creatures of habit. We always buy the same things. The same paper, the same pens, the... read more
Man's hands holding BUSINESS section of newspaper.
10/16/2016
New Business Model In the old paradigm, companies just sought to make a profit, plain and simple. This all-for-profit mentality often came at great expense to workers, the community, and the... read more
Yellow caution tape stretched across darkened doorway.
10/02/2016
Caution Although only 36 percent of Americans who reported that they were victims of Internet scams last year were over the age of 50, 50 percent of the recorded losses were from our age... read more
Ceramic piggy bank shaped like pug dog with dollar signs and cigar.
09/25/2016
Two new studies disagree about the link between income and social connections.  Emiliana Simon-Thomas takes a closer look.   Can money buy happiness? One way to explore... read more
Black and white of crumpled paper and pen on table.
09/18/2016
How many times have you NOT finished something because you didn’t get it perfect? You heard it had to be done a specific way, but you just didn’t do it that way, so obviously it wasn’t done the... read more
Venn diagram of quadruple bottom line - people, profit, planet, purpose.
09/11/2016
Quadruple Bottom Line As a writer for Just Means/3BL Media—as in ‘Triple Bottom Line Media’—I’m upping the ante: I have recently been convinced of the 4BL or ‘quadruple bottom line.’ I learned of... read more
Sepia tone of woman reading a book on the beach.
09/04/2016
Intro: The stories we tell to ourselves and each other matter a lot.  I don’t know where I read it, but I remember coming across research that said humans’ thought processes evolved... read more
Bright red wall with large picture frame and small picture frame
08/28/2016
I read this thought-provoking piece by Carol Black on wildness last week and three weeks of swirling blog-thought finally coalesced into a single concept: we’re thinking small without also... read more

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Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. Gary Shinner, former CEO of Mighty Leaf Tea, shares how to engineer a long-term vision and plan for the future growth of your business.
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Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Cheryl Contee, CEO and Co-Founder of Fission Strategy, shares how "believing in yourself and never stopping" is the best advice she... read more
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Alfa Demmellash, CEO of Rising Tide Capital, and the best advice for mission-driven business. Why moments of confusion open a window of opportunity to reconnect with what matters most for your... read more

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