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Innovative Partnerships Models to Advance Nutrition and Security

Marc Van Ameringen | Posted 02.05.2016 | Impact
Marc Van Ameringen

The food system is an essential part our lives in many respects. It is a very complex, integrated network that comprises not only supply chains of big companies, but also the institutions, the businesses and the people involved in the production, consumption, and distribution of the food we need to live healthy and productive lives.

"My Business Is Partnerships"

Andrew O’Brien | Posted 02.03.2016 | Impact
Andrew O’Brien

"Public-private partnership" is seemingly one of the "it" terms in diplomacy and development these days. While the federal government is embracing and formalizing public-private partnerships like never before, they aren't a new concept.

Our New Forum For Ideas, ADL@SALON

Jonathan Greenblatt | Posted 02.03.2016 | Impact
Jonathan Greenblatt

To meet the demands of a century defined by rapid change, it is my belief that ADL transform itself into a learning organization, one capable of continuous reinvention. In short, an organization that thrives on innovation.

Chat for a cure: How Viber merges mobile messaging and community in support of ALS

Valeh Nazemoff | Posted 02.02.2016 | Business
Valeh Nazemoff

Did you take the ice bucket challenge to support ALS? If so, you found out that a bucket of cold water can hurt so good! At the height of ice bucket ...

Next Steps in Closing the Gaps in Arts Education in Our Schools

Jesse Rosen | Posted 01.20.2016 | Arts
Jesse Rosen

Here are some highlights of why as a parent, nonprofit leader and arts advocate, I am so pleased with the direction of the new law, but also concerned about next steps.

A Duty to Help One Another

Andy Bryant | Posted 01.11.2016 | Impact
Andy Bryant

As you meander through the hills of the Kanungu District, amid the dusty roads dotted with potholes, you can't believe that someone would have thought to lift up the health and social well-being of this remote community. HIV/AIDS has ravaged families here, and vulnerable children go without many basic human needs.

How to Be the Partner All the Big Dogs Want to Partner With

Deborah Sweeney | Posted 01.08.2016 | Business
Deborah Sweeney

Partnerships can make or break your business. Though, when done correctly, the right partnership will lead to business growth. When you're involved in a good partnership that benefits both parties, it can be the thing to take your business to the next level.

Help Your Partner Give You What You Want

Liz Higgins | Posted 12.31.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Liz Higgins

In relationships, there is often a miscommunicated expectation that you should know how your partner feels, what they need, and vice versa. One of the...

Creating Partnerships Is the New Marketing

Deborah Sweeney | Posted 12.18.2015 | Business
Deborah Sweeney

Marketing is a hot word for small business owners everywhere. It's often thought to be the end-all-be-all in terms of how to rake in new business. Just think about how much your company spends on marketing per year.

An End of Year Toast to Girls and Women - a Force to be Reckoned With

Katja Iversen | Posted 12.30.2015 | Impact
Katja Iversen

What lies ahead is even more exciting. The acknowledgment that investments in girls and women are not only important, but the bedrock for sustainable development and progress for all, has never been higher. There is an enormous momentum right now.

Do You Know the Six People in Your Marriage?

Judith Johnson | Posted 11.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Judith Johnson

Have you ever noticed that you and your partner keep having essentially the same fight over and over again? No matter what the topic, whenever you get into an argument, does it always seems to follow the same trajectory and turn out the same way? That's usually because you are shadowboxing with the wrong person.

3 Things To Consider When Divvying Up The Holidays As Newlyweds

Kristen Rocco | Posted 11.20.2015 | Weddings
Kristen Rocco

On Christmas Day last year, I boarded a plane along with my husband. Not to either one of our family's locations. We had decided to take a trip of a lifetime instead. Destination: Zurich, Switzerland.

The Great Remix: Why Mergers Are Booming

Ben Gomes-Casseres | Posted 11.01.2015 | Business
Ben Gomes-Casseres

Another day, another merger. Telephone companies, drug companies, drugstores, airlines, hospitals, retail stores and beer. Why?

How to Build a Billion Dollar Company

Shawn Porat | Posted 10.28.2015 | Business
Shawn Porat

Building a billion dollar company takes a combination of ambition, hard work, talent, great timing and, yes, luck. It also takes time. You can't expect to build an empire over the course of a few months.

Powerful and Surprising Arts and Business Partnerships: Enriching Workplaces and Communities Nationwide

Robert L. Lynch | Posted 10.16.2015 | Arts
Robert L. Lynch

The arts can help recruit talent, advance corporate objectives, develop a wider consumer-base, engage employees, and build stronger communities by contributing to the economy and quality of life.

How Can Effective Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships Help Us Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and End All Forms of Malnutrition by 2030?

Marc Van Ameringen | Posted 10.19.2015 | Impact
Marc Van Ameringen

People are at the heart of the new Global Goals. And if we are to achieve them, we must work together and where relevant use multi-stakeholder partnerships to engage, negotiate and deliver results with the communities suffering most from malnutrition.

What Does A Foolish 21 Year Old Know? Graduate With A Major First

Sar Haribhakti | Posted 10.08.2015 | Business
Sar Haribhakti

Don't know much about how traditional networking works. That sounds complex to me. For that, definitely seek out the right networking gurus. All I know and need to know is give, give, give and you shall get. A lot.

The Lobster's Version of Love: Why Similarity Fosters Connections

Maria X. Liu | Posted 10.06.2015 | Women
Maria X. Liu

I tend now to be attracted to men who have succeeded in areas that I haven't but wanted to, and I find that men who are drawn to me tend to value the areas I'm accomplished in. This is both speaking to our differences as well as our similarities.

The Bus Ride to 'Belief'

Sister Jenna | Posted 10.01.2015 | OWN
Sister Jenna

As I stood there, I knew this soul was sincere, and she was being called to serve humanity through two efforts: by elevating humanity into a pure experience of God and by showcasing the importance of beautiful connections through the power of relationships.

It's 10 p.m., Do You Know Where Your Contacts Are?

John Fox, Jr. | Posted 09.30.2015 | Business
John Fox, Jr.

Companies lose contracts. And therefore, lose revenue, product and future partnerships. Even though companies spend countless hours and money negotia...

What Happens When a Crack House Becomes an Early Childhood Learning Center?

Martin J. Blank | Posted 09.13.2015 | Education
Martin J. Blank

Oyler has become a beacon of what is possible when the community, city leaders, families, educators and partners work together.

You Married a Writer and I'm Sorry

Jennifer S. White | Posted 09.03.2015 | Women
Jennifer S. White

I crawl inside of myself and spin out a fine web of words that--I think--make you wonder where they were, as I was passionately arguing with you instead. I hear the children yelling--our daughter is, literally, shouting a song into my ear as I drip these words through my turquoise-covered fingers.

The Dyett Hunger Strikers and Julius Rosenwald

Martin J. Blank | Posted 09.02.2015 | Education
Martin J. Blank

Rosenwald was a corporate magnate at Sears Roebuck in Chicago. But his greatest contribution to American life was as a philanthropist. Rosenwald seeded the development of more than 5,300 schools in rural African-American communities throughout the South.

The 4 Make-or-Break Partnership Questions

Eliot M. Wagonheim | Posted 08.04.2015 | Business
Eliot M. Wagonheim

How do you define success? Why are you bringing them into the business? Is it to dramatically increase revenue, for their back office expertise or perhaps to enable your company to expand into other areas?

3 Things Companies Want in Their Nonprofit Partnerships

Brady Josephson | Posted 08.10.2015 | Impact
Brady Josephson

It's a fundamental question when it comes to fundraising and marketing in general. If you know what _______ wants, then you just need to give 'it' to them.