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The Business of Giving podcast by Denver Frederick aims to spread the word on social good by featuring the largest and greatest nonprofit organizations in the US. Denver interviews CEOs of nonprofits talking about how their organizations help the world a better place.

A Method to Excel at the #1 Needed Job Skill: Complex Problem Solving

A Method to Excel at the #1 Needed Job Skill: Complex Problem Solving

The World Economic Forum lists complex problem solving as the number one skill for jobs in 2020. But how many of us, faced with a difficult problem, just dive right in looking for a solution. My next guest says there’s a better way, a much better way by using a simple seven-step approach. He is Charles Conn, the Co-Author of Bulletproof Problem Solving: The One Skill That Changes Everything.

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“Think Outside the Building” says Harvard Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter

“Think Outside the Building” says Harvard Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter

My next guest believes that the leadership paradigm of the future is the ability to “think outside the building,” to overcome establishment paralysis and produce significant innovation for a better world. She is Rosabeth Moss Kanter, the Ernest L. Arbuckle Professor of Business at Harvard Business School and the Author of Think Outside the Building: How Advanced Leaders Can Change the World One Smart Innovation at a Time. 

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The Secret to Boosting Organizational Performance: Gratitude

The Secret to Boosting Organizational Performance: Gratitude

Showing gratitude to employees is the best way to boost performance, yet few executives effectively utilize this simple tool. In fact, new research reveals people are less likely to express gratitude at work than anywhere else. Why is that the case, and what can be done to address it? To find out, it’s a pleasure to have with us, Adrian Gostick, the Co-author of Leading with Gratitude: Eight Leadership Practices for Extraordinary Business Results. 

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For The First Time, All The Threats To Democracy Are Present

For The First Time, All The Threats To Democracy Are Present

The following is a conversation between Suzanne Mettler, Co-Author of Four Threats: The Recurring Crises of American Democracy, and Denver Frederick, the Host of the Business of Giving.  In this interview, Suzanne Mettler, Co-Author of Four Threats: The Recurring...

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