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Leading Good and Social Enterprise Alliance

on Aug 29, 2017 9:34:37 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Social Impact Community
This week on the Leading Good podcast, Rod speaks with Kila Englebrook, the President and CEO of Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA). SEA is the national membership organization and key catalyst for the rapidly growing social enterprise movement in the United States. Kila and Rod discuss what that exciting movement looks like, what social enterprise actually means, and about the power of networking and community in this type of work.
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Leading Good with The Boys Institute

on Aug 22, 2017 11:31:42 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Social Impact Innovation
This week on the podcast, Hugh talks with Marshall Pollard, the Director of The Boys Institute, about who they are, what they do, and why they do it. Officially launched in July of 2016, The Boys Institute is "creating the model for a liberating childhood for boys of color" and we are incredibly inspired by their work. Check it out.
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Leading Good Wants to Hear From You

on Aug 16, 2017 12:55:17 PM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Feedback
We cannot believe we have shared 23 episodes with you since we launchedLeading Good! This week we are doing things a little differently. As we prepare for exciting changes this fall, we want to hear from you, our listeners! Check out the podcast to hear more. 
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Leading Good with City of Hope

on Aug 9, 2017 1:39:39 PM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Storytelling Fundraising P2P
Emily Parris Sandler is the Director of Digital Philanthropy at City of Hope, a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening diseases. Rod speaks with Emily in the podcast about her role at City of Hope and her thoughts on digital fundraising and engaging younger audiences.
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Leading Good with Hugh Weber

on Aug 3, 2017 11:39:41 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Insider Leadership
On Episode 22 of the podcast, Rod sits down with Leading Good's own, Hugh Weber, to discuss his insights on what it takes to build a community that not only grows, but thrives with possibility. He is the creator of the Potluck Society, founder of OTA, and  serves as a National Boardmember for AIGA.
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Leading Good with iFundWomen's Karen Cahn

on Jul 26, 2017 7:08:00 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Insider Leadership
On Episode 21 of the podcast, Rod speaks with Karen Cahn, an entrepreneur and pioneer in the digital media space. With extensive experience at AOL, Google, and YouTube, Karen is the founder and CEO of iFundWomen, a crowdfunding platform for women-led businesses and their creative ideas.
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Leading Good with Buddy Teaster of Soles4Souls

on Jul 19, 2017 6:52:00 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Insider Community Leadership
This week we released our 20th episode of the Leading Good podcast.  The episode features a conversation with Buddy Teaster, CEO of the nonprofit social enterprise, Soles4Souls. Rod and Buddy’s conversation is full of insight from some of the unique challenges Buddy has faced in his role as well as some of the opportunities he sees for the future.
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Leading Good with Cristin O'Leary Jones

on Jul 12, 2017 7:16:00 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Community Fundraising
Cristin O’Leary Jones is the Development Director of Camp Kesem, a nationwide community, driven by passionate college leaders, that supports children through and beyond their parent’s cancer. Over the last few years, the organization has seen significant growth, which Cristin has been a critical part of. This summer they will serve 7,200 children and they will have 105 chapters at colleges nationwide this fall.
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Leading Good with Salesforce's Suzanne DiBianca

on Jul 5, 2017 7:01:00 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Corporate Partnerships Data Technology
Rod recently spoke with Suzanne DiBianca, Executive Vice President of Corporate Relations and Chief Philanthropy Officer of Salesforce. In this role, Suzanne leads Salesforce’s stakeholder strategy—including all corporate giving, community relations, and sustainability efforts. Suzanne was previously co-founder and president of the Salesforce Foundation and Salesforce.org, so her knowledge of philanthropy, corporate social responsibility, and nonprofit technology is extensive.
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Leading Good with Team Rubicon

on Jun 28, 2017 8:00:00 AM By | The Leading Good Team | 0 Comments | Storytelling Communications Fundraising Growth
When the Haiti earthquake occurred in 2010, Jake Wood had just completed four years with the United States Marine Corps, leaving as a sergeant. In watching the earthquake unfold, he saw very clear parallels between a disaster zone of that magnitude and the combat zones where he had served in Iraq and Afghanistan. He was compelled to act.
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