Who doesn’t love a local company that gives back? We sure do! It’s International Women’s #EachforEqual Day and we’ve put together a list of Vancouver and Victoria-based companies who not only offer amazing products, but also support women and contribute to increasing gender equality.
Employees increasingly expect their company to support them in giving back to the causes they care about. So, how do companies design an employee giving program that meets strategic business goals and ensures employees are engaged? One strategy that we love is to design an Individual Employee Volunteer Program.
How is it November already? The leaves have changed colours and there is a chill in the air, fall has officially arrived. Check out these November events in Vancouver and Victoria that you don’t want to miss out on! There’s something for everyone!
With pumpkin spice in the air, and the leaves beginning to change colour, October has officially arrived. Check out these October events in Vancouver and Victoria that you don’t want to miss out on!
Times are changing, folks! Only a few years ago, most people placed financial stability and benefits like health insurance at the top of their “ideal job” list. Today, millennials entering the workforce are looking for more, or something else altogether.
Employee volunteer programs can increase employee engagement and put your organization on the map as a business that cares. To celebrate National Volunteer Week 2018, we’re looking at what drives volunteers, and how you can develop a volunteerism program for your employees.
Last year on our blog, we featured female social entrepreneurs on International Women’s Day. It was so well received that we thought we would put another list together. It wasn’t a difficult task to find women doing amazing things in this world. These women are creating and building businesses that contribute enormously to not only a global economy but are solving real world social problems in innovative ways.
When it comes to giving back to your community through your business, social enterprises are different from corporate giving strategies, though both place a focus on the greater good.
But, what is a social enterprise?