Companies are sending their employees to volunteer overseas in greater and greater volume as they are proven to make a positive impact, develop global leaders, and provide a bottom-line impact. While some businesses do it for CSR reasons, many more are funding it because of its transformative impact on developing leaders, fueling innovation, and engaging […]
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Global Entrepreneurship Week starts this week and it’s a movement worth following and supporting. Entrepreneurs working in emerging economies are known as the real change agents, the job creators, the social innovators. They are responsible for 80% of the new jobs created every year, and for figuring out last-mile challenges in the process. According to the World Bank: […]
The Character Day movement took the world by storm – did you see it? On this day, hundreds of thousands of people from 125 countries watched this captivating short film about character traits, and then had deep guided discussions about how to develop character. The conclusion? First: You can improve your character… If you want. […]
Ethical and sustainable travel doesn’t have to hamper your trip-of-a-lifetime, in fact, it can enrich them. Whether you are already in the field, planning for your overseas trip, or just starting your search, these blogs share best practices, stories, news, and useful insight that will help you build a better world while traveling around it. […]
One of the biggest challenges that the United Nations will face in its quest to end poverty by 2030 is the widespread misunderstanding of what poverty really is, and who lives in it. These 8 videos will help you better understand what poverty really is, who it affects, and how it’s created in the first […]