20April 2015

Earth to Man: Need Community Impact This Earth Day

By |April 20th, 2015|Tags: |

earth to manOne billion people.

22,000 partners in 192 countries.

The world’s largest, non-secular celebration.

Get ready for Earth Day 2015, the 45th anniversary of this urgent occasion.

As the drumbeat of […]

17April 2015

“Help, I Can’t Get Up!” Corporate Philanthropy for the Desk-Bound

By |April 17th, 2015|Tags: |

help i can't get upA question I’m asked all the time is: “How can I involve my on-site employees in the volunteer experience?”

Maybe these employees work at a call […]

13April 2015

Celebrate Service This National Volunteer Week

By |April 13th, 2015|Tags: |

national volunteer weekI’m a lucky guy. Because of my work in helping to shape and support corporate volunteer programs, every day I get to see inspiring stories that underscore the power […]

8April 2015

Tracking Community Impact? Non-Starter If Your Nonprofit Partner is Old School

By |April 8th, 2015|Tags: |

old schoolLet’s play pretend for a minute.

Your company has the most well-conceived volunteer and giving program on the planet. You’ve got the best people and a leading-edge online platform to manage […]

7April 2015

8 Signs It’s Time To Break Up With Your Giving and Volunteer Management System

By |April 7th, 2015|Tags: |

breakupsCongratulations! You’ve resolved to start fresh with your employee volunteer management system and work on strengthening your shaky marriage.

But just because you’ve got new resolve doesn’t mean that the […]

5April 2015

Bridging the Generation Gap in Corporate Volunteerism

By |April 5th, 2015|Tags: |

generationsDo Millennials, Generation X-ers and Boomers approach corporate volunteerism in different ways?

Considering the generational differences around other areas of the workplace, it’s not surprising to see those differences extend to […]

3April 2015

Why Are These Companies Topping Employee Satisfaction?

By |April 3rd, 2015|Tags: |

HappyEmployeeWhen you think about companies that trump others at employee satisfaction, some obvious suspects that spring to mind. But Fortune just released its annual list of the 100 Best […]

23March 2015

Creating a Culture of Community Involvement

By |March 23rd, 2015|Tags: |

culture of serviceIn December, Points of Light and Bloomberg LP released the 2014 Civic 50—a list of the most community-minded companies in the country. The Civic 50 sets […]

7March 2015

The Sticky Truth About Employee Engagement

By |March 7th, 2015|Tags: |

stickynoteConsider this a wee lil’ sticky-note about stickiness.

When it comes to technology investments and employee engagement, sticky is what it’s all about.

Stickiness means that your employees are hooked and keep […]

28February 2015

Disrupting Business for Social Responsibility

By |February 28th, 2015|Tags: |

Q: What is disruptive innovation?
A: Depends on who you ask.

The blogosphere is so stuffed with discussion about disruptive innovation that there’s now a mobile app that replaces the overused word “disrupt” […]