Building your social impact career. An interview with Bridget Zhang, Manager of SVX
Bridget Zhang is a Manager at SVX (Social Venture Connexion) shares her experience, how she got to where she is today and her advice for others interested in social impact careers.
Tim Nash, Founder of Good Investing, and his journey to impact
Tim Nash shares his story on how he saw a need to help those make better impactful investing decisions.
The world of Social Finance – an inside scoop on Canada’s leading finance forum
Thought leaders, innovators and future shapers discuss what the future of Impact Investing looks like.
The power of community – an interview with Ryan Collins-Swartz, Social Impact Manager
Ryan Collins-Swartz, Social Impact Manager at Tapestry Community Capital shares his career path and insights on the future of community bonds.
5 social impact careers you may not have known existed
All the information you need about social impact careers and CSR jobs.
Seven social finance leaders share their secrets on how to get a job like theirs one day
How do you become a CEO? President or top leader in impact investing? We asked social finance leaders to share their best advice.
4 leaders share: Canada’s biggest opportunities in impact investing
We asked four of Canada’s impact investing market leaders what they saw were the greatest opportunities in their sector. Here is what they said…
4 Impact Investing leaders share: Canada’s biggest challenges to driving social change
We asked 4 of Canada’s impact investing market leaders what they saw were the greatest challenges in their sector. Here is what they said…
David OLeary on finding and sticking to values
David O’leary shares his story of how and why he started Kind Wealth, what he’s learned along the way and advice to others looking to get a job with impact.
Muska Ulhaq on starting small and taking risks
Muska shares her story, what she’s learned along the way and advice to others
Mritunjay (MJ) Sinha on starting a career in impact investing
MJ shares his career story, what he’s learned along the way and advice for others interested in a career in impact investing.
Joel Solomon of Renewal Funds on glorifying wisdom over money
From gardener to venture capitalist, meet Joel Solomon the founding partner of Renewal Funds, a $98 million mission based venture capital firm.
Lars Boggild: Investing in solutions at Vancity Community Investment Bank
Lars Boggild is the Impact Capital Finance Analyst at Canada’s first 100% impact and values based bank (yes, a bank that cares) – the Vancity Community Investment Bank.
The future of Impact Investing
We asked 10 social finance leaders to predict what is coming up in the world of impact investing, how we can prepare for it and what the opportunities are. Themes include mainstreaming, prioritizing outcomes over outputs and the rise of the Millennial investor.
Jonathan Hera: Impact investing with a gender lens
For those of you who think men can’t be trailblazer’s for women’s issues think again. His passion for women’s issues is deeply personal and has led him to
Rehana Nathoo: Impact Investing at the Case Foundation
Rehana talks about how and why she got into the profession, advice she has for others and a look to the future of impact investing.
How to spend a billion dollars on charity
Whether it’s $1 or 1 Billion, how to plan your charity donations. Hint: focus on the impact.
Doug Morrow. Managing Director. Corporate Knights Capital.
Doug Morrow is a perfect example of the newest generation of MBA’ers that are choosing to use their financial skills for social good. As the Managing Director of Corporate Knights Capital, he is responsible for the firm’s day to day management and operations. Doug’s job is not your average CSR job, …
Jonathan Hera. Fund Manager. Impact Investing at RBC
If you are one of those people who think that you have to follow a certain career path or think there’s only Wolves on Wall Street, then Jonathan’s story of pursuing a career in social finance is for you. Jonathan is at the leading edge of impact investing- a job …