Doing contract work for others is increasingly common. Here are the basic legal concepts you need to understand before diving in.
Local solar energy is the key to a sustainable future, yet across the country, utilities are rolling it backward. It's time businesses demand better.
Equity crowdfunding is great, but here are another 9 ways to raise money for your business from within your own community.
These 6 businesses envision a digital sharing economy that truly lives up to its name.
What would it look like to actually make sharing — not profit — the primary driver of our economy? The W.S. Badger company provides a real-life example.
Community Sourced Capital rallies individuals to give no-interest loans to their favorite local businesses.
There’s still work left bringing prosperity to all Detroiters, but community leaders are now looking beyond stability toward cutting-edge ideas.
We asked 10 farm-to-table restaurants nationwide what "local" food means to them. The answers vary more than you might think.
Having a purpose and caring about stakeholders isn't just nice. These major success stories show how conscious business drives innovation — and profit.
Improve your relationships at work and at home by tuning in and shutting up. Here's how.
We asked Jules Pieri, CEO of the Grommet, to share what’s she learned from helping thousands of local makers scale from hobby to business success.
Conscious companies help reverse inequality — and therefore the decline of American cities.