Smiling man at desk at work wit note on his forehead - BE HAPPY
12/10/2018
Here are four steps to feel more energized and satisfied on the job. Are you engaged at work? If not, don’t worry—87 percent of people worldwide report not feeling engaged on the job. Many... read more
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

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Smiling man at desk at work wit note on his forehead - BE HAPPY
12/10/2018
Here are four steps to feel more energized and satisfied on the job. Are you engaged at work? If not, don’t worry—87 percent of people worldwide report not feeling engaged on the job. Many... read more
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

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07/29/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Amy Hall, Director of Social Consciousness at EILEEN FISHER, shares how encouraging "self-discovery" is the best advice she never got.
07/16/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. New York Times best-selling author Baratunde Thurston shares why sleep is key to entrepreneurial success.
07/13/2015
Google's Judith Williams offers best advice for mission-driven business. Why pursuing the life you want is smarter than doing what you love.
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member John Heymann, Managing Member of NewLevel Group, talks about how culture is the most important thing to start a business with.
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Reem Hassani, Co-Founder and Chief Brand Officer of Numi Organic Tea, talks about the importance of structuring your life and your... read more
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Michael Kieschnick, CEO & Co-Founder of CREDO Mobile, talks about the importance of recruiting every single day - not just when... read more
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN member Bonnie Meyer, Principal of Meyer Family Enterprises, shares how "learning to invest" the right way was the best advice she never got.
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. Why having values-aligned investors is key to the growth and sustainability of your business and leadership from CEO of Native American Natural... read more
07/08/2015
Business advice for the mission-driven entrepreneur. SVN members Mary Waldner and Dale Rodrigues of Mary's Gone Crackers share the best advice they never got: "hold on to your vision and bring in... read more

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