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1 Million Pairs of Shoes Bought, 1 Million Pairs of Shoes Given Away

David D. Burstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
David D. Burstein

It's not often that you get to witness our society changing before your eyes. Last week I had the extraordinary opportunity to do just that.

What Are Today's Best And Worst Brands?

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 08.04.2011 | Small Business

When Hugh Hefner announced his intention to take Playboy Enterprises private in July, the struggling company's stock climbed more than 40 percent in o...

The Peace List (10 Must-Haves for Fall)

Sandy Henson Corso | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Sandy Henson Corso

Fall has a way of igniting a "new beginning" feeling deep within our souls. I love the smell of cool crisp air; it always creates an emotional feelin...

Olivia Wilde Strips Her Shoes for TOMS, 1/4 Million People Join Her

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Shira Lazar

Yesterday, TOMS Shoes celebrated One Day Without Shoes, and had 250,000 people spending their day without shoes in over 1,600 events around the world to raise awareness about the movement.

Innovate With Empathy

Marc Stoiber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Stoiber

I had the good fortune to hear John Marshall Roberts speak at Sustainable Brands '10 this week. Roberts is a psychologist and communications specialis...

One Day Without Shoes: It's Time To Participate

Blake Mycoskie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Blake Mycoskie

On April 8, we're asking everyone to go barefoot for One Day Without Shoes. Most people don't even realize how many children in developing countries grow up barefoot -- and it's time to remind ourselves.

Products With Purpose Will Change the World

Jeff Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jeff Rosenthal

Why not take positive steps to champion nonprofit and benevolent businesses? This is the birth of a new world, where your dollars can act as catalysts to accomplish the change that we want to see in the world.

2010 Resolution: Slow Down For Success

Patricia Sellers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Patricia Sellers

I've never been big on New Year's resolutions. But instead of resolving to do more this year, I'm aiming to do less. To slow down.

TOMS Shoes: A Spring/Summer 2010 Preview of Friendly, Fashionable Footwear

Mihal Freinquel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Mihal Freinquel

We all buy shoes, so why not make that purchase go a little further? When you buy TOMS, which previewed their Spring and Summer 2010 line recently, your purchase can.

Fulfilling My Life's Mission Through the TOMS Shoes Movement

Blake Mycoskie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Blake Mycoskie

No personal mission has resonated so deeply with me as the one I am currently pursuing with the TOMS movement. I would like to share it with you in hopes that you will hold me accountable for fulfilling it.

The Opportunity For Change Extends Beyond Our Front Door

Blake Mycoskie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Blake Mycoskie

Podoconiosis is a geo-chemical disease caused by the absorption of minerals through the feet. It causes the legs to swell to unmanageable and grotesque sizes. There is, however, a surprisingly simple solution to prevention: shoes.

TOMS Shoes Accepts the Secretary of State's 2009 ACE Award

Blake Mycoskie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Blake Mycoskie

Rarely do I ever write out a speech, but last night, accepting the ACE Award in Washington D.C., was such a special night and opportunity I wanted to make SURE that I thanked everyone in the proper way.

Incubus Front-Man Teams Up With TOMS To Give Shoes To Children (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

This summer, Incubus front man Brandon Boyd teamed up with Kristin Jai Klosterman for TOMS Shoes' Collaborative Canvas Project.

TOMS Shoes Founder Works To Stamp Out Foot Disease In Ethiopia

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

CBS Evening News recently profiled a TOMS shoe drop in Southern Ethiopia, where TOMS Shoes Founder and Chief Shoe Giver Blake Mycoskie spoke about his...

The New Faces of Eco-Entrepreneurship: Q&A with Blake Mycoskie (TOMS Shoes), Lauren Bush & Ellen Gustafson (FEED Projects), and Andy Dunn (Bonobos)

Courtney Reum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Courtney Reum

TOMS Shoes, FEED, and Bonobos share the same entrepreneurial spirit as I do, while caring about tomorrow at the same time. So without further ado, please enjoy the following chat.

Use Technology, Seize The Moment, Change The World

Jason Silva | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jason Silva

What has always excited us about Current is its call for audience participation and engagement. Finally, a platform for meaningful exchange, existing on television, taking the high road and believing that sharing our stories can change the world.

How To Find The Thrill In Your Business

Roy Spence and Haley Rushing | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Roy Spence and Haley Rushing

Companies with a purpose have a way of seeing a need in the marketplace and conceiving of a never-before-thought-of solution to meet that need.

The Three G's: The New Trend In Giving (And 5 Companies Who Do It Right)

Carrie Pollare | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carrie Pollare's something that most of us have cut way back on or even eliminated as our economy has slid into mayhem. No more checks to our favorite ch...

All Together New

Sean Carasso | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sean Carasso

Originally I went to Africa to put shoes on kids' feet. Then I walked into the chaos of Congo. Strange circumstances led me to her doorstop, but there I stood ready to see what she might show my western eyes.

Greening Hollywood: PURE Eco Luxury, December 18th No Bag Day, Eco Holiday Gift Picks

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paige Donner

Eco Luxury (What IS that?) d. As awareness of the natural resource crisis rises, the old ideal of conspicuous consumption loses traction. In the new ...

TOMS Shoes: How To Spend Less And Give More (VIDEO)

Blake Mycoskie | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Blake Mycoskie

With the economy as it is, spending money wisely is more important than ever. Gift giving is a wonderful thing - and should continue to be - but we ne...

Memo to Our Parents: We Do Care

Naomi Hirabayashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Naomi Hirabayashi

Our social action is unrecognizable to older generations. They wonder why we spend so much time online, join Facebook groups, and tweet our lives away.

Obama Wins The Toms Shoes Race

Kira Craft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Kira Craft

If you ever happen to meet Blake Mycoskie, you'll know immediately that he's one of those good guys whose got a really big heart--and lots of sole.

Could TOMS Shoes Sales Predict The Presidential Race?

Blake Mycoskie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Blake Mycoskie

Yes, even TOMS Shoes has election fever.

Saving The World, One Shoe At A Time

Blake Mycoskie | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Blake Mycoskie

I am going to assume that everyone has heard enough bad news the past few weeks. If it is not a financial conundrum, it is a moral one, and with incre...