Five Organizations Who Are Redefining Philanthropy

By Robert Reiss.  Originally published on We recently entered the 4th phase of the corporation. First, in the 1920s Alfred Sloan created the concept of the corporation with General Motors; second in the 1950s Peter Drucker codified the discipline of management; third, in the 1980s Japanese introduced team and quality. And now we are [...]

2017-05-20T11:09:13-04:00May 1st, 2017|

Data Philanthropy – How John Snow Labs Pledges 1%

An interview with Ida Lucente of  John Snow Labs.   Data is a commodity. The data collected by pharmaceutical companies from drug testing, retailers from shoppers, telephone carriers from mobile devices — all that information is valuable. What’s more, the amount of data is astronomical, as is the potential the inherent insight holds; that is, if [...]

2017-05-20T11:09:13-04:00May 1st, 2017|

A New Vision for Corporate Community Engagement in the Digital Age

By Greg Baldwin, President of VolunteerMatch. Originally shared on LinkedIn.   For more than a decade, leading companies have been investing in making their community engagement programs more strategic. This is why so few have succeeded — until now. In 2002, a ground-breaking article, The Competitive Advantage of Corporate Philanthropy, appeared in the Harvard Business [...]

2017-05-20T11:09:13-04:00May 1st, 2017|
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