Heard on the Street – here’s what we were reading last week:
This Family Foundation Wants to Inspire Philanthropists to Consider Impact Investing: The Russell Family Foundation launched their first $1 million impact investing effort in 2004. Now they’re sharing their lessons learned in an effort to inspire other philanthropic groups to invest for impact.
When Companies Should Invest in Training Their Employees – and When They Shouldn’t: U.S. companies spent over $90 billion dollars on training and development activities in 2017. Training is useful at times but often fails, especially when it is used to address problems that it can’t actually solve.