Register for AB StartUp Academy in Dubai: Cultivating a Business Culture of Giving

Article published in Arabian Business

The next Arabian Business StartUp Academy will take place on Tuesday, 31 May, featuring two expert sessions on how adding a charitable endeavour to a new business enables entrepreneurs to garner support for their brand while making a positive impact on their local communities.

Held in partnership with the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry and AJSM…

C3 get its Social Impact Declaration from Social Enterprise Mark


As a Social Enterprise Mark Holder, C3 has to demonstrate that its social impact objectives have been achieved and to measure the real difference we are creating for our communities and stakeholders.

In the past few months, we interviewed all C3 entrepreneurs, collected data on inputs and outputs, measured outcomes and created a Social Impact Report that helped us renewing our Social Enterprise Mark but…

Corporate Volunteering in the Middle East

Article published in Realized Worth’s Blog by Medea Nocentini and Anna-Liisa Goggs

Corporate Volunteering looks different around the world. For example, in Slovakia’s post-communist culture, you may find the term “service learning” more effective than the word “volunteering.” In China, nonprofits are not nonprofits as we understand them in North America. Every culture has its nuances and if there’s one in particular…

Six Tips to Have An Effective Online Presence On A Shoestring Budget

Article published in Entrepreneur Middle East by Anna-Liisa Goggs

Most businesses wouldn’t think twice about whether or not to have a website or a social media presence, but as an entrepreneur working on a limited budget, you may want to think if it’s worth the trouble or investment. However, as the world becomes increasingly interconnected, leveraging digital technologies means creating business opportunities.

As an…