Four Publications We Love – and Think You Will, Too

We know you probably have a variety of sources you turn to for informative news and articles, and we wanted to share four online sources that we frequently read for news about using business for good, social enterprise, leadership, HR, staffing and more.

What We’re Reading This Week – HR Edition

Employee recruitment and retention are hot topics for employers, and a wealth of news and information on HR topics like these is available around the web, many with advice and suggestions that are fairly easy to implement and inexpensive. Here are some of our favorite recent reads from the HR arena.

Exploring DePaul’s Benefit Companies, B Corp Certifications

Businesses around the world are going beyond corporate social responsibility and charitable giving to use business as a force for good. DePaul Industries recently registered two benefit companies, and both of these companies are now Certified B Corporations. Though the terms “benefit company” and “B Corp” are sometimes used interchangeably, they are different forms.

DePaul Industries Opens Staffing Office in Boise Metropolitan Area

DePaul Industries, a social enterprise non-profit whose mission is to employ individuals with disabilities, will open its eighth office this week in the Boise metropolitan area.

The expansion into the Boise market is in line with DePaul’s forward-thinking Strategic Plan 2011-2016, which aims for expansion into multiple additional markets and to nearly triple employment of people with disabilities by the end of fiscal year 2016.