Posts Tagged ‘millennials’

Dallas-Fort Worth is Creative Jobs Capital of Texas

Posted by Julia Falcon

If you think that Austin has cornered the market on the creative economy in Texas, you’d be wrong.

A new study by the University of North Texas’ Economic Research Group shows that it’s Dallas leading the state in creative economy …

Fort Worth Startup Creates App to Help in Auto Loan Payments

Posted by Julia Falcon

A new mobile app called Payix is enabling users to make car payments through their smartphones — and help lenders send friendly reminders.

Chris Chestnut’s Fort Worth company built the app for those who have troubled credit and those who …

3 Trends Show Capitalism Making a Social Impact

Posted by Tynesia Boyea-Robinson

A new year is always accompanied by a fresh sense of possibility. As I look to 2017, I’m drawing hope from the changes that I’ve seen in the private sector; more companies are moving away from strictly doing well, toward …

The Citizenry Brings World Travel to Your Home

Posted by Heather Noel

STARTUP POISED TO MORE THAN DOUBLE STAFF IN 2017


A knock on the door used to signal a potential sale for one Zapotec artisan cooperative.

Without a coveted spot in the marketplace, the women weavers living outside Oaxaca, Mexico had …

Engaging with Millennials: Here’s SVP Dallas’ Approach

Posted by SVP Dallas

SOLUTIONS FOR BUSINESS AND BEYOND


On April 27, Social Venture Partners Dallas hosted business leaders, partners, and community collaborators at our Social Innovation Luncheon to hear Kari Saratovsky and Jon Mertz present cross-generational approaches to engaging millennials.

Kari and Jon …

Senior Employees Should Be Willing to Learn From Millennials

Posted by Tony Fleo

REVERSE MENTORING PUTS MILLENNIALS IN THE MENTOR ROLE


I recently attended an Executive Connection Networking Meeting at the invitation of founder, Kenton Kisler. The featured panel was all experts in the digital marketing field.

It was a fascinating conversation and …

Emboldening Millennials for Social Good

Posted by Jon Mertz

In the 2015 Millennial Impact Report, the story is clear – millennials are a giving generation.

Here’s what I mean: