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When You Make A Shift In Your Life, Don't Freak Out!

Jody B. Miller | Posted 08.19.2016 | Impact
Jody B. Miller My book SHIFT: How Change Can Bring True Meaning in Your Work and Your Life, is done! Well, all the writes and re-writes are. It's wi...

Dedication. No Regrets. No BS: One Social Entrepreneur's Experience

Pallavi Shah | Posted 07.26.2016 | Impact
Pallavi Shah

Building a for-profit social enterprise is simultaneously rewarding and uniquely difficult. These entrepreneurs have to serve two masters - having a p...

Father Loss And More

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: The father plays a major role in who we are and who we become; his absence may occupy the center stage of a person's life.

Take Good Notes And Prepare For A Wealth Shift

Roz A. Gee | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Roz A. Gee

In today's world, knowledge is the new currency. Sometimes all that's needed to get to the next level is good, relevant and practical information that has the capacity and potential to create a sudden life change--a shift.

Making Deals in Impact Investing

Pallavi Shah | Posted 05.18.2016 | Impact
Pallavi Shah

Impact investing is gaining traction among both large and small investors and entrepreneurs. Angels, private equity firms, and banks are expanding bey...

Optimism 2.0: The Rise of Values-Driven Tech

Liz Anderson | Posted 02.10.2017 | Impact
Liz Anderson

I'm hopeful that the next generation of technology leaders will course-correct; focusing their considerable brainpower on tackling the world's most complex social and environmental challenges with correspondingly complex innovations.

Driving $4B in Clean Tech Investments to Combat Climate Change

Sonal Shah | Posted 10.28.2016 | Impact
Sonal Shah

As part of our ongoing impact investing work, we were proud this summer to support significant federal policy progress and drive private sector engagement to combat global climate change.

Politics Needs a Management Shift

Vlatka Hlupic | Posted 05.18.2016 | Business
Vlatka Hlupic

Decades of research now shows that a cooperative approach to business and economic development is the most effective in terms of business returns, as well as opportunities for employees, and the stability and well-being of a society where good jobs are available.

The Fish of the 21st Century

Wendy Adams Mendenhall | Posted 08.04.2014 | Good News
Wendy Adams Mendenhall

Today I revisited my aquarium, the one I live in. It too is full of communities of diversity. I swim around taking care of my responsibilities, cleaning up my waters of "stuff" and overall enjoying the currents I'm caught up in.

Universities Can Help Solve World's Problems Through Social Innovation

Sonal Shah | Posted 10.28.2015 | Impact
Sonal Shah

Social innovation leverages the creativity, expertise and resources of business, civil society, academia and government to produce results and move the needle on serious social challenges.

A Letter From the Brothers: We Support Women -- Period.

Andre E. Johnson | Posted 02.16.2014 | Religion
Andre E. Johnson

As ministers of the gospel, church leaders and people who love and support women, we promise to speak up, speak out, stand up and stand with our sisters in ministry.

800-Pound Gorillas and Paradigms

David Rosen | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
David Rosen

Someone not working in that paradigm most often brings about the paradigm shift. Of course, the role of cross-disciplinary collaboration has helped reshape this a bit and promises greater potency in time.

Shift:Tech -- New Entrepreneurial Initiative Brings Tiny Armenia to forefront of World IT Industry

Christopher Atamian | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Christopher Atamian

ONEArmenia and its latest venture, the Shift::Tech initiative bring tectonic change to Armenia, one project at a time.

What Are We Really Willing To Risk For Real Return?

Sonal Shah | Posted 10.28.2015 | Impact
Sonal Shah

As I sit here at this gathering, I see that we each in our own ways are doing BIG things to move small mountains. Yet, I can't seem to get over the nagging feeling that there must be more. Sure we can have 1000 successes, but is that enough? Will each of these individual efforts be enough to create the tipping point?

Time for a Smarter Conversation

Sonal Shah | Posted 10.28.2015 | Impact
Sonal Shah

Instead of talking about how to solve our most intractable social problems, or what we can do differently to solve them, the conversation simply circles around whether we should be spending more or less money. We need solutions and smarter investments to make a real difference.

Faceless Figure Wanders The Keys' Mangroves

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 01.31.2012 | Miami

In "Shift," a wild dog steals the face from a figure born from a tree. It's a short film collaboration by South Florida artists Juan Carlos Zaldivar a...

What's Your Purpose? Much More Than Your Job

Lissa Coffey | Posted 03.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Lissa Coffey

In the west, we think of yoga primarily as a form of exercise. Although physical postures make up one branch of this philosophy, yoga in general is so much more. The Sanskrit word "yoga" means to yoke, or to unite. The purpose of yoga is to experience the connection we have with the divine.

The War Must Not Go On!

Jim Wallis | Posted 08.23.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

The president has announced that after an initial drawdown in Afghanistan, the remaining troops will be withdrawn "at a steady pace" going into 2014. But that's not good enough. President Obama had an opportunity to pivot his policy on the war and he didn't take it.

Why One Man Is Walking From Canada To Mexico

Toan Lam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Toan Lam

Jordan is a business graduate-turned-vagabond who hopes his wanderlust inspires you to change by putting down your gizmos, gear and gadgets to engage with one another.

2011: Shifting Us Into Alignment

Karen Talavera | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Talavera

If there's any theme emerging for 2011, it's getting pretty obvious that this year will be about alignment and congruency. Alignment with our truth and our higher selves. 

Holiday greetings past and present

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

The first commercially produced Christmas Card Getting a hand-written card or note from an old friend or even a new acquaintance always gives me a w...

Shift Happens: Dealing With The Speed Economy

Gail Lynne Goodwin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gail Lynne Goodwin

The speed of change both around us and in our own lives has gone from linear to parallel to constant and environmental. Change is no longer one of the dynamics in our life, it is the environment in which we live.

Dan Brown's New Book, 2012 - Are You Ready for the Consciousness Shift?

Doc Childre | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Doc Childre

Many people are feeling a shift in consciousness happening now and some are predicting a major planetary shift around the year 2012.