Impact Investing

What is Impact Investing?

Impact investing and socially responsible investing has been one of the most important topic in finance over the last couple of decades. Impact investing is an innovative way to look at how we as a society can solve problems and make money at the same time. At the beginning of 2018, $12 trillion in assets were invested in sustainable, responsible and impact investing strategies across the United States.

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7 Brands Impacting The World Through Helping Alleviate The Refugee Crisis

There are more than 65 million people identified by United Nations Refugee Agency as being forcibly…

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Indonesian Social Venture Champions Sustainable Agriculture, One Craft Chocolate Bar At A Time

Photo credit: Krakakoa   Krakakoa, a craft chocolate social venture, trains and equips cocoa farmers…

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New Podcast Gives Impact Tips from UN Global Goals Pioneers

Photo by Slava Bowman   Industry Disruption: Field Notes   Want to know what companies are…

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Meet The Socially Conscious Holding Company That’s Creating The Berkshire Hathaway Of Impact Investing

Photo by Alice Donovan Rouse Meet Orthogonal Thinker, the Berkshire Hathaway of socially conscious capitalism. They…

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16 of the Best Travel Startups That Make It Easy To See The World And Work Remotely

Remote working is more and more becoming the norm for the next generation of the…

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Why Socially Responsible Investing Is Not Enough

Photo by rawpixel   Most are at least somewhat familiar with socially responsible investing. If you’re…

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Q&A With Dave Fanger, CEO and Founder of Swell Investing, the Socially Conscious Investor Platform

If you are not familiar with Swell Investing, let me take a second to introduce…

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Meet The Social Enterprise Startup Looking To Distrupt The Payday Loan Industry

Meet Fig Loans. Fig changes the way people with bad credit experience banking. They offer…

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How To Use Ethical Capitalism To Create A Truly Human Economy

  It’s now more than 20 years since Terry Hallman, founder of People-Centered Economic Development…

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5 Apps That Will Help You Automatically Save Money Everyday

Photo by William Iven Saving money shouldn’t be a pain, it should be easy, automatic,…

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Karma Network Launches New Show Focused On Innovation & Impact Lifestyle

  The new web series show, At A Glance is a new type of review series…

8 Tools You Can Use To Invest In Social Impact Ventures & Startups

Let me start off by stating that I am not a financial advisor by any…

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Millennials at Work: Creating Meaning is The True Dream Job

Millennials. A generation ridiculed for its love for avocado, extreme political correctness, and a reputation…

OpenInvest Launches Impact Investing Tool To Help End Forced Labor & Human Trafficking

  Imagine the impact of investing in companies working to end forced labor and human…

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MissionU Is Now Accepting Applications For Their January 2018 Program

Update: MissionU was acquired by WeWork in May of 2018. MissionU just opened admissions for…

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Meet the Venture Philanthropy Organization Inspiring Social Entrepreneurs in the Middle East

  The news that reaches us in the U.S. about the Middle East is largely…

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Meet The Female Social Entrepreneur Creating Opportunities for 8,000 Women In 16 Countries……And Counting

Meet Joy McBrien, an inspiring female social entrepreneur, and founder of Fair Anita. Fair Anita…

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Meet The Israeli Social Impact Venture Fund Leveraging Local Innovation To Create Global Impact

photo by Bill Rice   Meet Impact First Investments, a certified b-corp, and the first…

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40 Facts & Figures About The Current Global Economy For Social Innovators

A recent report released by the Business & Sustainable Development Commission is a a great…

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29 Social Good Apps That Make It Simple To Impact The World Everyday(Updated)

Updated on January 20, 2020. Mobile devices have changed the way everyone lives. Here is…

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These Social Entrepreneurs Are Creating Jobs & Delivering Clean Drinking Water To India

  Swiss Founders Yves, Pascal and Patrick have built a unique business model to deliver…

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3 Questions With Social Entrepreneur, Niranjan Kumar, Co-Founder of MyClo

  MyClo is a new social enterprise bringing high quality American fashion to disrupt the headwear industry. As…

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The Bureau of Impact Releases WhatGood, A New Podcast Series Exploring The Intersection Of Money, Meaning And Making A Difference.

  WhatGood is a new podcast show that explores the intersection of money, meaning and…

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The Benefits of Aligning Your Business with a Greater Purpose

  There’s no secret that businesses are catching on to the social impact trends being…

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8 Emotional & Inspiring Quotes From The 2016 Social Good Summit

Earlier this week I had an amazing opportunity to go to the Social Good Summit…

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10 Powerful Statistics From The 2016 Social Good Summit That Made Me Say “Damn That’s Unbelievable”

Earlier this week I had an amazing opportunity to go to the Social Good Summit in…

This New App Looks To Bring Users Closer To The Sustainable Development Goals

  The 2016 Social Good Summit kicked off yesterday and one of the most interesting…

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This Social Impact Startup Aims to Bring the Modern Economy to Afghanistan

Afghanistan, Syria, Mali, Yemen – all countries home to extraordinary craftsmanship have been isolated from…

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One Man’s Solo Cycling Journey through Central Asia to Empower Communities

Commencing this August 2016, Tim Agius founder and creator of Momentum Venture, will embark on…

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50 Powerful Quotes About Social Enterprise, Social Impact, And Social Entrepreneurship To Inspire You Everyday

Here is a list of inspiring quotes about social enterprise, social impact, and social entrepreneurship…