Advisors’ Human Capital Disaster
Three overlooked trends are already playing out with the potential to make the advisory industry's talent shortage a catastrophe, recruiter Jon Henschen writes.
Shutdown Plays Havoc With Federally Funded Nonprofits
For example, the federal Women, Infants and Children food program is set to start cutting off food to low-income mothers and children.
Corporate Giving Back on Prerecession Track: Report
Aggregate corporate giving rose by 42% from 2007 to 2012, according to CECP.
What Nonprofits Want From Funders
Nonprofits believe foundations could be a lot more helpful in certain critical areas, according to a survey by the Center for Effective Philanthropy.
12 Non-U.S. Investors Who Pledged Half Their Wealth to Charity
Billionaire families from eight countries have joined the Giving Pledge started in 2010 by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.
Meredith Whitney: Government Case Against S&P ‘Hard to Believe’
She discussed the government’s case against the ratings agency, her municipal bond call and her thoughts on new Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat.
11 U.S. Donors Join Buffett/Gates ‘Giving Pledge’
Eleven more wealthy U.S. families have committed to give half of their wealth to charitable causes, the Giving Pledge announced last week.
Playing to Win Still Matters in Football, the Markets and the Economy
Lessons our leaders can learn from the Alabama Crimson Tide: a hand up, not a hand out.
Romney’s Approach to Nonprofits a Sharp Contrast From Obama’s, Report Says
GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has had a very active personal involvement with charitable giving and the nonprofit world. But in many ways, his positions contrast sharply with those of President Obama.
Obama Has Mixed Record on Nonprofits, Report Says
As President Obama arrives in Charlotte, N.C., to accept his party’s nomination for a second term, the charitable giving community—like so many of the president’s early supporters—is ambivalent about his record.