A few weeks ago, while working in Bali, I had the great pleasure of jumping on a very late night call with Molly Stillman from StillBeingMolly.com, a wonderful online resource that produces great content on ethical living and promotes the works of social entrepreneurs and brands fighting hard daily to make the world a better […]
Inspirational Stories. Amazing People. Remarkable Brands.
A key objective of us building Miigle+ was to make it easier for people to discover amazing brands that match their social or environmental values. That said, we also believed that the best way to succeed in that initiative was to allow people to submit brands or products that they also thought should be listed […]
One month ago, the world gathered for the annual Social Good Summit to hear about the #2030NOW movement and partake in a journey toward a better tomorrow. Miigle’s founder, Luc Berlin, and I had the great opportunity to attend this event in NYC to learn and hear from the people and speakers in attendance, including […]
Personally, I find the concept of celebrities supporting a cause a bit interesting. Don’t get me wrong, I think it’s great to see people use their fame to positively impact the lives of others or give fuel to a movement. That said, I can never help but wonder if they are doing it for the […]
Imagine a world where purchasing power was centered firmly around notions of environmental protection, human rights, fair trade and community development. A world where brands competed with each other to attract the attention of consumers based on social and ethical platforms, and the top performing and most respected brands were not those with the largest […]
In 2003, I was one of six pre-med students selected nationwide by the University of Maryland School of Medicine to intern in a medical research program to develop a vaccine against Malaria in Mali, West Africa. As a naive 20 year old college student who dreamed of changing the world, that was the greatest honor […]