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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


What Are Employee Volunteer Programs?

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It can be tough to plan a volunteer effort that benefits your employees. But, with the right partner, finding and executing meaningful volunteer opportunities that help achieve strategic business goals is easier than one might think. More

08/26/13

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Brian Gallagher

By Brian Gallagher


A Troubling Issue Too Few Are Talking About

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There are moments that give you pause and make you look at the world you thought you knew differently.  For me, one came late last year while attending the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) annual meeting.

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07/30/13

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Can Volunteering Help You with Your Job Search?

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An email came across the other day with a subject line that read “Can Volunteering Help You with Your Job Search?” I knew that we all learn new skills through volunteering and certainly the connections we make can help lead us to future employment. But what I took as common knowledge hadn’t ever been proven, until now. More

07/15/13

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Brian Gallagher

By Brian Gallagher


Commit to Common Good Ideas

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Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians are taking to the streets to protest government spending. The protests are about the billions being spent on soccer stadiums and other projects in preparation to host the World Cup and Summer Olympics, instead of on education, health care, or job training. More

07/02/13

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Brian Gallagher

By Brian Gallagher


Believing in Something Bigger

Like you, United Ways around the world wrestle every day with issues brought on by rapidly changing economic, political and social environments—issues clearly bigger than any one individual, institution or sector to solve. More

05/31/13

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