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The 5 Languages of Giving: The Secret to Paying It Forward
Social entrepreneur, author. Co-founder of Brothers for All, M...
The word "giving" is itself limiting. Ask people how they like to give, or give back. Mostly they'll talk about donating, sometimes volunteering, occasionally mentoring. Ask people, instead, how they find meaning by helping others, or the planet: their eyes light up and the conversation expands.
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Head Versus Heart-based Giving
President & CEO, Charity Navigator
Just as impulse buying often squanders resources, so does impulse giving. If people thought more about such contributions -- and where the money was actually going -- they might be less likely to simply hand over their money.
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