Korngold, Alice

Alice Korngold is co-editor of "Giving Thoughts" and the author of "A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit by Solving Global Problems…Where Governments Cannot" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014) and "Leveraging Good Will: Strengthening Nonprofits by Engaging Businesses" (Jossey Bass, A Wiley Imprint, 2005). For over 20 years, she has been training and placing business executives on NGO/nonprofit boards and consulting to corporations, foundations, and NGOs/nonprofits on board governance, CSR, and sustainability.

Posts by Korngold, Alice

  • Gender-Inclusive Boards: Better for Business and Better for the World (05.02.16 )

    By Alice Korngold, Co-Editor, Giving Thoughts Blog, and Author, A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit By Solving Global Problems… Where Governments Cannot Boards with women are not only more successful financially, but they are also more effective in achieving the company’s social responsibility and environmental purposes. Unfortunately, male board members are less likely than […]

  • Philanthropy Can Be Instrumental in Growing Your Company’s Value (04.07.16 )

    By Alice Korngold, Co-Editor, Giving Thoughts Blog, and Author, A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit By Solving Global Problems… Where Governments Cannot Your corporate philanthropy program should be designed to help achieve your company’s foremost objectives. For many companies, these goals include growing demand for your products in emerging markets, building a more diverse […]

  • Nonprofit Board Service Should Be Accompanied By Donations (09.29.15 )

    by Alice Korngold, Author, A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit By Solving Global Problems… Where Governments Cannot Service on nonprofit boards provides business executives and professionals with a unique opportunity to develop as leaders. In fact, nonprofit board service is the ultimate experience in ethics, accountability, leadership, group dynamics, crisis management and communications. On […]

  • Nonprofit Boards: Boot Camp for Corporate Executives (08.06.14 )

    By Alice Korngold, Author, A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit by Solving Global Problems…Where Governments Cannot With global corporations actively pursuing growth opportunities in emerging markets, Harvard Business School Professor Bill George raises the compelling leadership development challenge facing these businesses in this HBR blog. He points out how companies require entirely new approaches […]

  • Q&A with Alice Korngold: Corporate-Nonprofit Partnerships Will Help Solve World’s Toughest Problems (06.03.14 )

    By Alex Parkinson, Research Associate, The Conference Board, and Alice Korngold, Author, A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit by Solving Global Problems…Where Governments Cannot In her latest book, A Better World, Inc.: How Companies Profit by Solving Global Problems…Where Governments Cannot, Alice Korngold shows companies and their executives how to profit from developing solutions […]

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