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Guest Post: This is Not Who We Are

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By Jeff Raderstrong

I’m beginning to realize that our institutions do not reflect who we are as people. They are not aligned with what really motivates us to get up in the morning.

New Walden University Video Explores Global Perspectives on Social Change

Interviews supplement findings from 2012 Social Change Impact Report
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MINNEAPOLIS, November 8, 2012 /3BL Media/ - As part of its mission to lead and contribute to global social change, Walden University announced today the release of “Global Voices: Social Change Matters,” a video consisting of person-on-the-street interviews exploring motivations for getting involved in social change and perspectives on the impact of global economic conditions, as well as the roles of individuals, nonprofit organizations and government in social change.

Grinnell College Announces Winners of 2012 Grinnell Prize

$300,000 Awarded to Individuals Under 40 Working to Foster Positive Social Change. Nominations open for 2013 Grinnell Prize; close Nov. 5
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GRINNELL, Iowa, Sept. 5, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Grinnell College has announced the winners of the second annual  Grinnell Prize honoring young innovators for social change: Cristi Hegranes, executive director and founder, Global Press Institute; Jacob A. Wood, president of  Team Rubicon, and William B.

Verizon Wireless Works for CO Fire Relief; Fed Ex & Jane Goodall Launch "We Deliver Green"; Social Change Impact 2012 Report from Walden U. - CSR Minute for July 19, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

New Survey Finds Global Economic Conditions Impact Positive Social Change

Nonprofits and individuals have roles in the future of social change
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MINNEAPOLIS, July 10, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Results from Walden University's 2012 Social Change Impact Report show that two-thirds of adults across the globe (65%, on average) agree that when economic conditions are bad, it is more important to be involved in social change than when economic conditions are good.

Nonprofit Spotlight: Changes For A New Hope Founder Turns A Personal Goal Into A Full-Time Pursuit

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After twenty years of working in sales, Baltimore native Jim Killon was so moved by the poverty in South America that he spent his life savings to start an organization to improve the livelihood of Peruvian children and permanently relocated to Huaraz, Peru.

The Essential Need for Social Media in Today’s Business Tool Box

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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With the speed of business sustainability information rapidly increasing and global eco awareness constantly expanding, it has become increasingly important for companies to harness the power of social media to engage with stakeholders. Our sustainability consulting finds this mindset is now beginning to expand to traditional business and even heavy industry. 
 

Radio Drama Building Resistance to Climate Change in Caribbean

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The Caribbean is abuzz about Callaloo. Not the traditional stew for which the region is known, but a steamy new soap opera that began airing in ten countries earlier this month.

A Yogi’s Lessons on Greed

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Bhakti Yoga world-renowned spiritual leader, Radhanath Swami teaches American and western capitalists at Milken Insitute, Stanford, Harvard, Princeton how to overcome greed and find peace in service and love.

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Bhakti Yoga world-renowned spiritual leader, Radhanath Swami teaches American and western capitalists at Milken Insitute, Stanford, Harvard, Princeton how to overcome greed and find peace in service and love.

Jeffrey Hollender: A Force for Good

Good-b Brings You Jeffrey Hollender: former CEO: Seventh Generation
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Our Summer Innovation Series Continues with a Powerful Interview with:
Jeffrey Hollender, Former CEO of Seventh Generation!

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