Category: COOL IDEAS

“Tribeca Interactive & Interlude: A Music Film Challenge.

“Tribeca Interactive & Interlude: A Music Film Challenge.

April 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

FIRST-EVER “TRIBECA INTERACTIVE & INTERLUDE: A MUSIC FILM CHALLENGE” WINNERS CHOSEN BY MUSIC ARTISTS DAMON ALBARN AND ALOE BLACC. The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced today the winners of the first-ever “Tribeca Interactive & Interlude: A Music Film Challenge.”

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Eating is Social: Swich to Swich.to!

Eating is Social: Swich to Swich.to!

March 26, 2014 | Comments (0)

SWICH – brand new startup launches today for people supporting businesses that share their values. Yelp-like platform and app incorporate new social responsibility scores in addition to quality ratings for businesses, with an initial focus on restaurants in NYC.

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Reduce, Reuse, Reward: Biz Model for Sharing

Reduce, Reuse, Reward: Biz Model for Sharing

March 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

A new type of online renting is just about to add a layer to the sharing economy. A bit more capitalist than Yerdle- the online share site for everything from your old running shoes to your parking space, Rentah goes one step further and charges a commission on all rentals. Kind of like a Rent-a-Runway for all kinds of chotchkies.

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Smiling for a Better World

Smiling for a Better World

March 11, 2014 | Comments (0)

KindSpring.org is a community of compassionate changemakers who are working to make the world better through small acts of kindness. At Good-B, we endorse their message and their purpose. If you think paying-it-forward makes a difference and want to bring more love in the world, read on and smile!

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Investors Back At-Risk Youth with $Millions

Investors Back At-Risk Youth with $Millions

February 25, 2014 | Comments (0)

Social Impact Bonds are Wall Street’s way of support social change with profit incentives. Profits margins are substantially less at an average 12% return over five years of investment. But so is the risk.

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Idealist Engages the Social Good Crowd

Idealist Engages the Social Good Crowd

February 25, 2014 | Comments (0)

Good-B was invited to Idealist HQ in New York City for preview of an upcoming social engagement platform. The online media company and its visionary founder, Ami Dar, are expanding their reach to include a global social activism structure.

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Hit Web Show: Entrepreneurs & StartUps That Do Good

Hit Web Show: Entrepreneurs & StartUps That Do Good

February 24, 2014 | Comments (1)

ThatMatters Live: NYC’s hit web chat show (with Monika Mitchell & Shane Snipes)announces 2014 topic & guest schedule featuring the entrepreneurs, thought leaders, innovators, and disruptors building the Social Impact Economy: ThatMatters Live streams across 7 social media platforms to reach 97,000 viewers every Friday afternoon from 3pm-4pm from the Centre for Social Innovation in NYC.

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MIT’s Otto Scharmer on Collective Social Change

MIT’s Otto Scharmer on Collective Social Change

February 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

We live in a moment of profound disruption. Something is ending, and something else is wanting to emerge. There is a huge dormant potential in the world today that is waiting to be activated: a potential for profound renewal and change.

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Emerging Eco-Designers Rock Fashion Week

Emerging Eco-Designers Rock Fashion Week

February 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

Innovative platforms like Launch NY and Manufacture NY, provided a hip alternative to traditional Fashion Week events. Moving the action from Lincoln Center to Chelsea, the audience and exhibitor list full of the young, cool and inventive and relaxing atmosphere was a great break from the usual frenzied tents.

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Soap = Hope for the Holidays!

Soap = Hope for the Holidays!

December 11, 2013 | Comments (0)

Tired of holiday shopping, spending, and over-consuming already? From our Friends at DoGoodBuy.us discover gifts that give back for under $25. Lots of cool stuff that makes a difference for people and planet and goes easy on the wallet. Best of all, you don’t have to leave home.

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Social Enterprise Across the Pond!

Social Enterprise Across the Pond!

December 4, 2013 | Comments (0)

The UK is fast becoming one of the coolest scenes for social innovation and social enterprise. In Europe, it kicks ass with a close follow by the rising Social Enterprise Center of Berlin! Social Responsibility might be a lot of greenwashing at the top of the global corporate food chain, but the boots-on-the-ground folks are shaking things up like never before.

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Foodpreneur Ariyele: Hilarious New Cooking Show

Foodpreneur Ariyele: Hilarious New Cooking Show

November 30, 2013 | Comments (0)

Eating healthy over the holidays is a challenge…but gluten-free rock n’ roll Foodpreneur Ariyele makes it possible & fun! She is gorgeous, totally crazy, and hysterically funny! But this gal can cook a mean gluten-free sinfully-free yummy dessert and make you laugh while doing it! Introducing Brooklyn ex-pat Ariyele Ressler and her new wonderfully innovative [...]

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