Meek Mill and REFORM Alliance Receive PTTOW! Nelson Mandela Changemaker Award-image

August 17, 2021 | Handshake

Meek Mill and REFORM Alliance Receive PTTOW! Nelson Mandela Changemaker Award

Rap star and social activist Meek Mill has received the Nelson Mandela Changemaker Award, given by  PTTOW! (Plan to Take on the World) an invitation-only community for CEOs, chief marketing officers and icons.  The Nelson Mandela Changemaker Award recognizes individuals who...

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Faith in Action: GSF’s Vaccines for All-image

June 28, 2021 | Handshake

Faith in Action: GSF’s Vaccines for All

The Global Solidarity Fund (GSF) last month spotlighted issues to be addressed as well as promising innovations in distributing the COVID-19 vaccine to those who are most vulnerable and marginalized in our world. The roundtable discussion, Vaccines for All: Unique...

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Listen Up! Podcasts that Inspire AND Inform You-image

June 23, 2021 | Handshake

Listen Up! Podcasts that Inspire AND Inform You

Many of us rely on podcasts to learn about new topics, stay informed, and get inspired. For those who consider themselves social impact enthusiasts or just curious learners, podcasts have become a platform that offer the latest updates and insights...

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Powering Up The Green Economy- President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate: Key Takeaways For The Private Sector-image

April 27, 2021 | Handshake

Powering Up The Green Economy- President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate: Key Takeaways For The Private Sector

Handshake has prepared this analysis of last week's White House climate summit, which marked a step change from previous administrations—and a clear path through the COP summit later this year, towards new regulation, investment and even legislation.

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Closing The Gender Gap With PEAs-image

March 22, 2021 | Handshake

Closing The Gender Gap With PEAs

To achieve equal pay for women, companies need to pay their employees fairly. Many employees are no

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Empowering Reads for Women’s History Month-image

March 8, 2021 | Handshake

Empowering Reads for Women’s History Month

Here is a list of our favorite books written by women for women.

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How Can Women In Existing Leadership Roles Pave The Way For The Next Generation Of Female Executives?-image

March 2, 2021 | Handshake

How Can Women In Existing Leadership Roles Pave The Way For The Next Generation Of Female Executives?

 “Women coming into leadership roles is still an exception rather than the norm and there is a true issue associated with gender stereotypes and the image of leadership roles – this is where we need to start.”   Dina DiLorenzo, Chief...

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How Social Entrepreneurs Reimagine Business and Leadership-image

February 17, 2021 | Handshake

How Social Entrepreneurs Reimagine Business and Leadership

In honor of Black History Month, The Impact Executive is highlighting a diverse group of Social Entrepreneurs who are committed to creating innovative and sustainable solutions in education, tourism, food waste, energy, and agriculture through their business models. Join us...

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February 10, 2021 | Handshake

Inspirational Reads for Black History Month

With just over a week into Black History Month 2021, we’re dedicating this time to celebrate the voices that continue to pave the path towards a more just society for African Americans across the United States. This year, we’re sharing...

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Speaking Softly and Carrying a Big Green Stick: Yellen, Treasury & The Power of Soft Diplomacy-image

January 22, 2021 | Handshake

Speaking Softly and Carrying a Big Green Stick: Yellen, Treasury & The Power of Soft Diplomacy

As Janet Yellen is expected to pass confirmation as the next Treasury secretary, her plans for climate change represent a new approach for an inter-governmental solution to address climate change. Her support for a carbon tax has been well documented...

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December 30, 2020 | Handshake

For Diverse Boardrooms

Neither boardrooms nor C-suites have been widely represented by women, minorities or LGBTQ+. This long-standing culture of board composition stems from structural cultural barriers to unconscious bias.   The thinking that women are not supposed to be in those roles and that for a group of people to be effective and successful, there must...

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Purpose-Driven Leaders Think Differently:   Boosting Employees’ Mental Health During a Pandemic-image

December 29, 2020 | Handshake

Purpose-Driven Leaders Think Differently: Boosting Employees’ Mental Health During a Pandemic

Three simple practices that purpose-driven leaders can adopt now to boost employees’ mental health during the pandemic.  COVID-19 has placed a spotlight on the ongoing mental health crisis. While the pandemic continues to pose challenges to communities across the globe, many business leaders are in a position to create tangible solutions to address the common hardships of mental health, especially in the workplace. ...

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