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Guest Blog: Doing Well by Doing Good: It Works!

Guest Blog: Doing Well by Doing Good: It Works!

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Oct 23, 2014

Posted by Pamela Paton, Financial Services Executive and Common Impact Board Member After 30 years of managing people in the corporate world, I've learned that the best employees are happy…

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Introduction

Introduction

By Danielle Holly | Sep 30, 2014

Our world is at an exciting and challenging moment in time.  In some ways, the challenges that our communities face have never seemed so large.  Every day we hear a…

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Our Fall Reading List

Our Fall Reading List

By Danielle Holly | Sep 13, 2014

The air is getting crisp here at Common Impact's home base in New England, and it's starting to be that time of year where there's nothing we look forward to…

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Lessons from the Social Sector

Lessons from the Social Sector

By Danielle Holly | Sep 10, 2014

While the ideas of cross-sector collaboration and shared value have been popular for a while --  indeed, so popular that they are in danger of being oversubscribed and overused --…

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Let’s Give Volunteering A Facelift!

Let’s Give Volunteering A Facelift!

By Danielle Holly | Aug 22, 2014

(Originally posted to Business Doing Good, 4.10.14)  What image comes to your mind when you think of employee volunteerism? Perhaps a team of smiling people at a local shelter in…

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