Why do the rich give after they exit their ventures?


Entrepreneurs acquire enormous wealth after exiting their businesses through sales, IPOs or liquidation. But what happens after they exit their ventures? In a study, "After the harvest: A stewardship perspective of entrepreneurship and philanthropy," in the Journal of Business Venturing (2017), authors Blake D. Mathias, Shelby Solomon and Kristin Madison found 4 key reasons why [...]

Will privacy laws impact digital fundraising?


Digital fundraising is catching up fast, thanks to donors not picking up phones or totally ignoring direct mail. Email marketing, crowdfunding and Giving Days are engaging more people digitally, especially alumni in higher education. Will this trend last? The proposed federal regulations to protect consumer privacy in the US will have an impact on online [...]