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Positive Impact and Financial Returns Are Not Mutually Exclusive

By Fiona Kalk

In a rapidly changing world, long-term value creation can be challenging when running an investment portfolio. Sustainability factors, such as governance, health and safety, corporate responsibility and environmental accountability are increasingly becoming important considerations in the investment-decision making process. We caught up with Babar Lakhani,…

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Episode 51: Chika Sakane (BikeRoar and Link International), Brisbane, Australia

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO Member Chika Sakane, Founder and CEO of BikeRoar, shares her tips on how to stay disciplined in business and how to not let work impact your personal relationships.

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Episode 40: Aimee Gilbreath (Michelson Found Animals), Los Angeles, CA, USA

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO Member Aimee Gilbreath, Executive Director of Michelson Found Animals Foundation, shares how we can do our parts in saving pets and enriching lives.

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Episode 38: Leon Jakimic (Lasvit), Hong Kong

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Leon Jakimic shares how he runs Lasvit in the Czech Republic from Hong Kong while empowering artists, engineers and project managers to work harmoniously together and create the world’s most breathtaking light and design experiences.

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We Are Stronger Together — Marc Kielburger’s Mission Empowers Youth

By Mary Woods

Every once in a while someone reminds us that changing the world doesn’t come with an age requirement. For YPO Global Impact featured member Marc Kielburger, co-founder of WE Movement, changing the world was an early personal mission, one he is passing down to the…

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Episode 30: Sunil Lalvani (Global Product Group Ltd.), Dubai, United Arab Emirates

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Sunil Lalvani, Group Managing Director of the Global Products Group Ltd. and Founder and CEO of Project Maji, shares how he is going to bring sustainable clean water to millions of people in the rural areas of Africa.

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Episode 24: Charles Edouard Barthes (EviDenS de Beauté), Paris, France

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Charles Edouard Barthes, chairman and CEO of EviDenS de Beauté, reveals his experiences running his revolutionary anti-aging cosmetics line.

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Episode 23: Dirk Bak (SDQ Janitorial), Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

By Kevin Daum

In this episode, YPO member Dirk Bak, president of SDQ Janitorial, shares his insights on how to safely and actively engage in politics regardless of which side you are supporting.

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