Spiritual Guru Deepak Chopra on Social Media and Digital Communication

Among the many charity, government and technology giants participating in this year’s Social Good Summit was a medical doctor and bestselling author and global spiritual guru. Deepak Chopra, accomplished author and founder of The Chopra Foundation, has written over 60 books – including numerous New York Times bestsellers in both fiction and nonfiction – is […]

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What Does the World Economic Forum Know About Social Media?

The founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, though born in 1938 in Germany, understands the importance of social media. The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry […]

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Going Digital with Activism: Women’s Rights

Actress and Women’s Rights Activist Maria Bello spoke about her involvement helping the people of Haiti – and the powerful impact of social media – at the Social Good Summit. In the discussion with Brian Sirgutz, Co-Founder & Editor of The Huffington Post’s Impact, Maria explained how she always thought she would do Law. She began […]

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How Will Millennials Save the World?

Are youth tired of being told things like Find Your Passion, Have an Impact, and Be the Change? That’s what Adora Svitak says, as a 15-year-old author, teacher, speaker and activist who delivered a great speech at the Social Good Summit in New York City. (You can read my Interview with Adora here). Really, youth don’t want to […]

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How Google is using Maps for Good

Google does good – even with maps. Specifically, through Google Earth Outreach. At the Social Good Summit, Rebecca Moore, Engineering Manager of Google Earth Outreach & Earth Engine, shared how Google is using their maps for good. A more detailed bio of Rebecca is at the end of this post. Google Earth Outreach gives nonprofits and public […]

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