In this episode of Products With Purpose, Eli spoke with Paul Dunn, co-founder of B1G1.
B1G1 is a social enterprise and a B Corp that runs a business membership program that specifically helps businesses achieve more social impact by embedding giving activities into everyday business operations and creating unique giving stories.
Paul has shown thousands of businesses how to make a difference in the world by integrating effective giving in what they do in brand new ways. His training programs are used by an estimated 226,000 companies around the world and he continues to push the boundaries.
Some of Paul Dunn's accomplishments
Paul is a 4-time TEDx speakerHe was honored as a Social Innovation Fellow in his new home of Singapore; something he shares with film star and philanthropists Jet Li and Walmart Chairman, Rob Walton.He was recently featured in Forbes Magazine alongside Sir Richard Branson in a global piece on ‘disrupters’ in business.He was one of the first 10 people in Hewlett Packard in Australia. He then created one of Australia’s first computer companies and then The Results Corporation where he helped develop and grow 23,000 small and medium scale business enterprises.Some of the highlights from this episode
Origin of the Buy 1 Give 1 concept and how it allows businesses to achieve social impactCuriosity and Gratitude: The keys to sustaining energy on the entrepreneurial journeyHow being in service to others brings out the best in ourselvesDeep dive on the quote “The most important decision we make is whether we believe we live in a friendly or hostile universe” - Albert Einstein-Relevant Links-
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