Lauren Vesty

Posts by Lauren Vesty

  • How Starbucks, Honest Co., and TOMS Have Made Purpose a Vital Part of Their Culture (and You Can Too)

    January 18, 2017

    If you think “purpose at work” (the feeling that your work matters to you, your company and the world) is a nice-to-have but not really a must for success, think again. It turns out “purpose” has a big impact on your company's bottom line. According to recent research from the EY Beacon Institute and Harvard Business Review, purpose-driven companies saw 85%...

  • A Poem-Worthy Look Back at All the Ways Recruiters Crushed It in 2016

    December 7, 2016

    2016 is almost over -- and it most likely had a good amount of ups and downs (hopefully more of the former). However you’re feeling about the end of the year, one fact can’t be denied… recruiters, sourcers, recruiting coordinators and talent acquisition leaders have transformed businesses across the globe. The work you do has a profound impact on people’s lives....

  • Why Your Company Should Care About Purpose (Hint: It Has to Do With Money)

    August 11, 2016

    How do you get people to work harder while staying enthusiastic? If you guessed money, advancement and competition, perhaps at one time you might have been right, but ever since social innovation became a big business and conscious capitalism became our new norm, what drives people today is all in a mindset. Welcome to the Purpose Age, where booming economies...

  • 5 Fascinating Insights About Talent in the Nonprofit Sector

    December 29, 2015

    You’ve probably heard a lot about how millennials want jobs that will make a difference. Well, turns out this doesn't apply only to...

  • Data Shows How Nonprofits Can Recruit the Best Talent

    October 12, 2015

    Over 75% of professionals in North America say they are interested in working for a nonprofit, according to a recent LinkedIn survey....