Measuring Success with HeroWork

Measuring Success with HeroWork

A volunteer for a non-profit in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, reflects on why he joined the organization — and why he continues to stay involved. By Wesley MacInnis, Volunteer for HeroWork We have all asked ourselves, “How do I affect the people around me?” It’s not a new question. Philosophers...

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The Real Meaning of Charity

The Real Meaning of Charity

An interview with HeroWork volunteer Vance Smith. By Jasmine Turner In the summer 2017 issue of TRUSTED magazine, I wrote about the efforts of HeroWork, a nonprofit organization based in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, that has perfected the art of modern-day barn raising. HeroWork mobilizes businesses and community members to...

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Business is Blooming for Preserved Rose Retailer

Business is Blooming for Preserved Rose Retailer

Shelley Rosen, Founder and CEO of Luxe Bloom, discusses her company’s partnership with Disney, reflects on her journey to success, and offers advice for fellow entrepreneurs. By Jasmine Turner Red carpet events, interviews, and a host of new business opportunities have consumed Shelley Rosen, Founder and CEO of Luxe Bloom,...

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Defining a Better Business: Doing Good vs. Doing Well

Defining a Better Business: Doing Good vs. Doing Well

The summer issue of TRUSTED magazine examines the concept of doing good in business and showcases companies, entrepreneurs, and organizations that are dedicated to bettering our communities and our world. By Missy Sheehan, Owner, Sheehan Writing & Editing What makes a business better in today’s fiercely competitive marketplace? Is it...

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