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How Do You Really Figure Out What You Want to Do?

What do you want to do with your life? GOOD's Pathfinder Fellows are on their way to figuring it out.

This is week four of the Pathfinder Fellowship. Every week on Mondays, we take a field trip to businesses or community organizations to learn about different job skills and issues. This Monday we teamed up with Zack Simone, an executive at Fox Studios. We learned about the way television and its ratings work. The way Zack talked to us, he sounded like he enjoys his job and what he does.

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Why Social Entrepreneurs Could Use a Little More Faith

Long before Toms, Kiva, and Warby Parker, churches, synagogues, and mosques have pushed social change, so why so little secular collaboration?


As your average Fast Company subscribing, TED Talks-watching, New York Times reading, SXSW obsessed pop culture junkie, I know a few things about social innovation. Having followed the game-changing efforts of TOMs Shoes, Kiva, Kickstarter and Warby Parker, it's easy to think of social innovation and entrepreneurship as a secular thing. A recent Southern California Faith-Based Social Innovation Forum showed though that when it comes to collaboration with faith-based social entrepreneurs, there's plenty of room for growth.

The forum, held in Los Angeles and co-hosted by Jewish Jumpstart, and Community Partners, was organized on the heels of this summer's White House Faith-Based Social Innovators Conference. Jumpstart co-founder and CEO Shawn Landres attended the White House summit and saw an opportunity to inspire local change. He and fellow White House guest Paul Vandeventer, head of Community Partners, began working on the idea of a regional follow-up.

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How Oliberté, the Anti-TOMS, Makes Shoes and Jobs in Africa

“At Oliberté, we believe Africa can compete on a global scale, but it needs a chance."

'Why or how could anyone want to make shoes in a place full of so much poverty and corruption?’

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TOMS Asks: Can You Go One Day Without Shoes? April 5 Is TOMS Shoes "Day Without Shoes"

April 5 is a "Day Without Shoes." Will you go barefoot for change? To help kids in the developing world get footwear?

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The buy-one-give-one shoe company, TOMS shoes, is hosting its annual day of action, "A Day Without Shoes," on Tuesday, April 5. Can you go one day without shoes to let your neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or just one confused stranger know you care about the the millions of kids around the world too poor to own shoes?

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