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5 Tips for How to Solve the World's Biggest Problems (and Maybe Make a Billion Dollars Along the Way!)

Daniela Papi | Posted 12.05.2012 | Impact
Daniela Papi

It turns out, my time with Off.Grid:Electric was a final course in user-centered-design, and the lessons I learned can be applied far beyond MBA studies.

Top 10 Green Reads For Earth Day

Posted 04.22.2012 | Green

When people think about “going green,” reusing, reducing, and recycling are some of the more popular associated words. But what about another impo...

WATCH: Ludacris' 250,000 Books For Post-Katrina Students

Posted 11.04.2011 | Education

Ludacris has helped collect more than 250,000 books for school libraries to serve over 30,000 New Orleans students affected by Hurricane Katrina in 20...

Can Buying a Book Help Kids and the Environment?

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 10.16.2011 | Impact
Kristi York Wooten

You've now got a good reason to order novels for your trip to the beach: while you're in a lounge chair sifting through Emily Giffin's latest page-turner, a child somewhere also has a textbook or storybook in his or her hands, thanks to your purchase.

Social Entrepreneurship -- It's Time for Us to Embrace it

Piyush Mangukiya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Piyush Mangukiya

Socially-conscious web startup incubator, The Illuminated Ventures Project inspires, informs, and invests in under-served and under-represented youth in the areas of New Media and Internet Technology.

2011: Year of the Citizen Consumer

Auren Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Auren Kaplan

The lines between business and cause are beginning to intersect, and integration of cause and business is now being seen not just as a trend, but as a foundational pillar of good business in the 21st century.

International Literacy Day: 7 Easy Ways To Spread The Word

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Attention bookworms, this day's for you. You love books every day of the year, but there's only one that highlights the 774 million adults worldwide...