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The Power of Giving In-Kind

Every kind of giving is valuable when it comes to corporate philanthropy, but one kind to keep in mind is in-kind. Contributions of goods and services, as opposed to cash grants, can provide an ideal opportunity for both the contributing company and the recipient nonprofit, enabling a donating company to be more generous than it might have been otherwise. 836 more words


Yves Morieux: As work gets more complex, 6 rules to simplify - [TED Talks]

Why do people feel so miserable and disengaged at work? Because today’s businesses are increasingly and dizzyingly complex — and traditional pillars of management are obsolete, says Yves Morieux.

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Who's reviewing Nova Scotia's education system?

A teacher told me the other day she’d like to be on an official panel that reviews dentistry practices. As a person with teeth, she feels she has a good understanding of how the job works. 1,449 more words

Education Reform

Help These Kids Go to Finland!

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What an awesome threesome!

The Boston Consulting Group (whose reports always recommend privatization, as in Philadelphia); the Harvard Business School; and the Gates Foundation. 337 more words

Corporate Reformers

Tackling the great income divide

More help on the way for the low and middle-income families

Expect no changes to the property cooling measures, more help for the low-to middle-income families and more steps to take care of senior citizens – that is the takeaway from today’s Budget 2014 announcement by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam. 673 more words

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