Lessons Learned Along the Inca Trail

The summer of 2009 was a difficult one: but it was one that changed everything. I was working for a public transport company and the “global economic downturn” was starting to bite. Budgets were c...


Want a Successful Company? Start by Giving Back

In a 2010 study published in the Perspectives on Psychological Science journal, James K. Harter of Gallup, Inc. found that a low sense of well-being in employees was an indication of poor bottom-l...


Budget-Friendly Ways to Give Back to the Community

Giving back to the community is an excellent way for families or local businesses to support one another and play a role in bettering their surroundings. A limited budget doesn’t have to limit the i...


The Surprising Connection between Business and Philanthropy

While they’re not often thought of as such, most successful charities and philanthropic organizations operate very similarly to successful businesses. Philanthropists start with an idea to improve t...


Will Your Startup Donate 1% Equity to Charity?

Many startup entrepreneurs are interested in giving back but at the same time they have the small problem of being broke! There is a good rule of thumb that says “make yours first and then give ...


March Madness Charity Fundraiser

It is March Madness time again! Definitely one of our favorite times of the year so we wanted to do something here at Under30CEO for the tournament. We are holding a charity fundraiser that everyone c...