Social enterprises worldwide are changing the way how to do business. Instead of focusing on profit, they focus on greater good. They measure their success based on the amount of change they have made instead of counting the dollars. You can have a great product or service but why does it matter if your business model is not focusing on a purpose that makes the world a better place?
For almost a year now the news has been filled with articles about refugees that take the risky decision to cross the Mediterranean Sea to go to Europe. A dangerous decision for which they were willing to risk their lives!
For many, cultures are a main reason to travel. Go out to discover, feel and experience a new or already known environment. Isn’t that what we want and the reason we are traveling? To learn from each other? To fall in love with what is unknown to us?
Education is an investment, not just in a child’s future but also in the future of their family and their community as a whole.Education is expensive in many countries in the world. Some governments or businesses highly invest in education to make it accessible for everyone. Not everyone has this privilege to make use of these benefits. This doesn’t mean that children don’t have right on education.
Reasons to buy more consciously. There is an untold story behind every price tag. Many times when you buy something, you aren’t aware of the consequences your behavior might cause. Would your behavior still be the same if you knew that untold story behind the price tag?
JCI YALA hosts Aruba’s first Creative Young Entrepreneur Award (CYEA) 2015. The CYEA, recognizes, stimulates, honors and celebrates exceptional young entrepreneurs, and their creativity in order to have a successful business.