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January 14, 2016

Want Your Company to Have Impact? Ask These Four Questions

You need more than a good idea to change the world.


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April 22, 2015

David Larcker: Nonprofit Boards Fall Short

A new survey shows many lack skills, engagement to effectively oversee organizations.
Learn how companies and organizations can become social innovators and contribute to social change around the world.

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March 1, 2010

Can Oil Filters Improve Health Care?

Motorcycles can be a key to effective health care for millions of people across Africa.
February 9, 2010

Peter Gleick: The Real Cost of Water We Use

The Pacific Institute leader says California is reaching a point where water used on crops costs more in ecological damage than it provides benefits.
February 1, 2010

What Happens When Consumers Stereotype Nonprofits and For-profits?

How we perceive for-profit and not-for-profit organizations can affect how both groups do business.
August 1, 2009

Foster a More "Giving" Identity to Rouse Donors and Volunteers

A study looks at the relationship between self-image and charitable giving.
September 1, 2008

Should Charities Ask for Time Before Money?

A new study shows that asking potential donors to make an emotional connection first can ultimately lead to greater financial giving.
March 1, 2008

American Symphonies Often Spend More Than They Earn

A scholar's research suggests that a best-practices review including cost-cutting measures would help.
March 1, 2008

Changing Recruitment Opens More Boards to Women

Stanford GSB graduates at Women's Initiative Network (WIN) encourage women to join boards and expand their networks.
September 1, 2007

A Brand Is a Promise to a Customer

A strong brand personality can help nonprofits attract more support for their mission.
June 27, 2007

To Increase Charitable Donations, Appeal to the Heart, Not the Head

A study explores what makes people more likely to be generous.
June 1, 2007

Who Is Paying for Uninsured Medical Patients?

A scholar says the costs of caring for uninsured or indigent patients don't impose a heavy burden on private health care costs.