BETTER THAN MOST

Better Than Most is a regular feature of The Business of Giving examining the best places to work among social good businesses and nonprofit organizations. We go inside the offices of these institutions so you can hear directly from the executive team and staff as to what makes their corporate culture so special and unique.

The Business of Giving Visits the Offices of Global Citizen Year

And for this evening’s Better Than Most segment, I went across the country into the offices of Global Citizen Year which is based in Oakland, California. We’ll begin with their Founder and CEO, Abby Falik, who will tell us about the mission of the organization and then you will hear from some of the members of the team.

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The Business of Giving Visits the Offices of New Story

One of the most thoughtful places I’ve been to do a Better Than Most segment has been New Story, which is headquartered out in San Francisco. They pioneer solutions to address global homelessness and imagine a world where no human lives in survival mode. We’ll start with their CEO, Brett Hagler, and then you will hear from some of the other members of the New Story team.

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The Business of Giving Visits the Offices of 92nd Street Y

And this evening we’ll be heading up to 92nd Street at Manhattan and appropriately enough, the home of the 92nd Street Y. A multifaceted cultural institution and community center. It’s a special place to work. And we’ll hear from several members of the team who will give you the reasons why.

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The Business of Giving Visits the Offices of RippleWorks

This evening, you will be heading out to Silicon Valley and to the brand new offices of RippleWorks in Redwood City. RippleWorks staffs pro-bono talent to help social good business from around the world to scale. We’ll start with Co-Founder and CEO Doug Galen and then you’ll hear from other members of the RippleWorks team. 

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The Business of Giving Visits the Offices of Salesforce

On Fortune Magazine’s 2018 list of the Best Companies to Work For, taking the number one spot was Salesforce. And this evening, you will be going out to their stunning corporate headquarters in San Francisco to hear from the staff of their sibling, Salesforce.org. We’ll begin with the CEO of Salesforce.org, Rob Acker and then hear from other members of the team.

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