Strategy

I deliver meals to quarantined families in Atlanta. We started with 10 deliveries a night and now we do over 2,500 each week — and it shows the need for a national solution.

Jasmine Crowe is the founder and CEO of Goodr, an Atlanta-based company that fights food waste and food insecurity by picking up surplus foods from local restaurants and stores and delivering them to hungry families. Goodr also opened a drive-through grocery store that allows people in need to shop for […]
I deliver meals to quarantined families in Atlanta. We started with 10 deliveries a night and now we do over 2,500 each week — and it shows the need for a national solution.
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Volunteering In America Is At Its Lowest Level In At Least A Decade

Just 25.4% of Americans spent time as volunteers in 2013, reported the Bureau of Labour Statistics today. This is less than in any other year in the last decade. “The volunteer rates for both men and women (22.2 per cent and 28.4 per cent, respectively) declined the year ending in […]
Volunteering In America Is At Its Lowest Level In At Least A Decade
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Money Isn’t The Only Way To Put A Presidential Hopeful In Office

[credit provider=”Twitter / @BarackObama”] While any politician, political party, or PAC worth its salt would be more than happy to receive your support in the form of cash or check, monetary gifts aren’t the only donation recognised by the Federal Election Commission (FEC).Fundraiser tickets, loans, office supplies, and even t-shirts […]
Money Isn’t The Only Way To Put A Presidential Hopeful In Office
Strategy

Here’s A Secret Trick From LinkedIn For Landing A Great New Job

[credit provider=”Nicolewilliams.com” url=”http://www.nicolewilliams.com/”] Best-selling author Nicole Williams, LinkedIn’s Connection Director, has a great tip on how to land your next job. Call it “strategic volunteering.”We talked to Williams, who has penned three popular career advice books, about how to volunteer your way into a new gig. 
Here’s A Secret Trick From LinkedIn For Landing A Great New Job
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Blogger Quits His Job And Spends An Incredible Year travelling The World

[credit provider=”Image courtesy of Daniel Baylis ” url=”http://www.danielbaylis.ca/gallery/”] Daniel Baylis has never been rich, but the son of two schoolteachers never let that stop him from travelling. Last year, Baylis quit blogging for Montreal’s tourism bureau to see 12 countries on six different continents in one year. He recorded it all on […]
Blogger Quits His Job And Spends An Incredible Year travelling The World
Strategy

Volunteering Really Can Help You Get A Job

[credit provider=”Robert Johnson — Business Insider”] If you’re searching for a job, here’s one strategy you may have overlooked: Volunteering.Volunteering for a nonprofit organisation in your community isn’t just a way of doing good. It’s also a way to keep your skills up-to-date, expand your network, and possibly even get a paying […]
Volunteering Really Can Help You Get A Job