45 episodes

Join Sandra D'Souza and her guests as they explore the people/trends that are shaping the purpose driven landscape.

Running a profitable business and doing good does not have to be mutually exclusive. In fact, the more money you make, the more good you can do in your local communities and beyond.

Each week, we will chat with influencers and leaders in this space that are making a difference in their communities and the world, where business is a force for good and where profit meets purpose.

The Make Good Project with Sandra D'Souza Sandra D'Souza

    • Business
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Join Sandra D'Souza and her guests as they explore the people/trends that are shaping the purpose driven landscape.

Running a profitable business and doing good does not have to be mutually exclusive. In fact, the more money you make, the more good you can do in your local communities and beyond.

Each week, we will chat with influencers and leaders in this space that are making a difference in their communities and the world, where business is a force for good and where profit meets purpose.

    EP #44: How to Create a Purpose Driven Organization

    EP #44: How to Create a Purpose Driven Organization

    We talk about purpose driven organizations all the time on this podcast, but how can a regular organization transition into a more purpose driven one? And how do you know when you have become a purpose driven organization? In this episode, I’ll be addressing this matter of purpose, becoming more purposeful and even how it relates to employee engagement and your effectiveness as a business.
    You can find show notes and more information by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3xUHNKl 

    • 10 min
    EP #43: Employee Retention

    EP #43: Employee Retention

    Does your business or organization have what it takes to keep employees around long-term? This is a really important topic to discuss, especially in today’s job market where more and more people are resigning and changing jobs for something that feels “right”. In this episode, I’ll share some key points that will affect your staying power and what you can do to keep (the best) employees working for you.
    You can find show notes and more information by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3mGBV20

    • 9 min
    EP #42: Should Corporations Be Activists?

    EP #42: Should Corporations Be Activists?

    I read a few things recently that raised some interesting questions regarding corporate activism. Increasing numbers of people seem to be showing that they expect CEOs to help shape policy discussions and speak out about controversial issues, so today, I’ll share how things are changing in business and activism.
    You can find show notes and more information by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3LG80kH

    • 6 min
    EP #41: Transitioning from the Corporate Sector to the Non-Profit Sector

    EP #41: Transitioning from the Corporate Sector to the Non-Profit Sector

    For those feeling burnt out, unfulfilled, and lacking in purpose, a move into the non-profit sector often seems like a positive shift. I have talked with a few senior people in my network lately who have been considering new opportunities in this sector, and in this episode, I’ll be sharing about that. Regardless of your motivations for wanting to transition from corporate to non-profit, there are some important things to know and keep in mind before making the leap.
    You can find show notes and more information by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3L7rmzI

    • 8 min
    EP #40: Reinvention of Company Culture

    EP #40: Reinvention of Company Culture

    How do we create workplaces that people want to be part of? LinkedIn Talent Solutions recently published a report on the Reinvention of Company Culture as part of their 2022 Global Talent Trends series, and in this episode, I’ll go over the three main things impacting company culture. I also cover how we can use this information to create more successful and impactful companies.
    You can find show notes and more information by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3jh4zVG

    • 10 min
    EP #39: Is That Social Purpose Organization A Scam?

    EP #39: Is That Social Purpose Organization A Scam?

    Fraud and misrepresentation are unfortunately common problems in the social purpose space. As we wrap up Fraud Awareness month in Canada, I think it’s important to touch on how to better ensure that companies are actually doing the social or environmental things they claim to do. The popularity of social purpose in business has brought a lot of great changes—and it has also turned into a marketing ploy, so it’s important that we know how to tell who is legit.
    You can find show notes and more information by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3NiOz3i

    • 8 min

Customer Reviews

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8 Ratings

8 Ratings

AAE1982 ,

Great! Inspiring and Purpose Driven Episodes

Sandra's venture into this area; is an impactful move. The show provides real people who share their passion and offer professional advise. Very motivating and I look forward to more episodes, from the host and her guest. Excellent Job! Sandra
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Lisa_BLGG ,

Great listen!

The Make Good Project has great guests who are building ventures with social purpose and thinking differently about profit and growth. Don’t miss this one!

bissettfinfit ,

Love the show’s purpose!

Sandra has a great interview style and the conversations flow well. She interviews great guests that allow you to expand your knowledge of purpose driven businesses and learn practical, relevant and easy to implement tips and strategies. Well done Sandra!

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