Benefit Corporation Panel at Richmond Unite

Impact Makers CEO Michael Pirron participated in a panel on Benefit Corporations on September 9, 2011.  Michael and other business owners discussed their decisions to form B Corporations and Benefit Corporations. The conference was hosted by Richmond Unite as a fundraiser for local charities and included esteemed guest Sir Richard Branson. A Panel of Benefit […]

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Free Webinar on Careers with Social Impact

Bring Your Passion to a Career with Social Impact Impact Makers would like to alert our friends and colleagues about an insightful webinar focused on finding a career with social impact. Dr. Mark Albion’s annual worldwide free webinar will take place on December 9, 2011 at noon Eastern Standard Time. Dr. Albion, founder of Net […]

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Governor’s Website Features Impact Makers as Job Creator

Governor Bob McDonnell declared November “Job Creator Appreciation Month” and has been profiling Virginia companies that have created jobs in the Commonwealth this year. On November 10, 2011 the Governor’s home page featured Impact Makers as a Virginia Job Creator. Read the profile.  

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Thanks for the Feedback

Most of the best ideas don’t come from the top, they come from people familiar with the day to day work and those using the products and service an organization offers. Feedback from your organization’s customers (internal or external) is a great source of ideas for improving them. By graciously accepting feedback in a thankful way you’ll make the entire process much more meaningful and rewarding for everyone involved. This article explores five ways you can get the most out of performance feedback.

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PA Nonprofit Law Blog on B Corps and Impact Makers

The Pennsylvania Nonprofit Law Blog posted Prosperity and Integrity: Harnessing the New Power of Benefit Corporations in October 2011. They discuss the benefits of being a benefit corporation. Some of which include saving money, differentiating your company, finding partners with similar viewpoints, and growing your company faster and smarter. As real-life examples, they list some inspiring and successful B Corps, including Impact […]

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The Impact Makers’ Model Spreads: Ingage Partners

This is a testimonial to the power of the Impact Makers’ model. At the B Corp Champions Retreat in October 2011, Rodney Willett and Michael Pirron met the founders of Ingage Partners,  a management and technology consulting company based in Cincinnati, Ohio, that modeled their company after Impact Makers. Ingage Partners’ CEO Kelly Dolan and Michael […]

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Impact Makers Wins 2 B Corp Champion Awards!

Impact Makers’ CEO Michael Pirron was honored with two awards at the recent B Corp Champions Retreat. The invitation-only event celebrates the past year of action and results in the B Corporation community. This year’s event, the third annual, was held October 25-27, 2011 in Philadelphia. ‘I’m Just a Bill’ Award Impact Makers received the […]

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The Impact Makers’ Model Spreads: Ingage Partners

This is a testimonial to the power of the Impact Makers’ model. At the B Corp Champions Retreat in October 2011, Rodney Willett and Michael Pirron met the founders of Ingage Partners,  a management and technology consulting company based in Cincinnati, Ohio, that modeled their company after Impact Makers. Ingage Partners’ CEO Kelly Dolan and […]

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