Today's Skills-Based Volunteers, Tomorrow's Leaders

Alicia Ness

A growing number of corporations tout the billions of hours employees spend volunteering, and some have even made concerted efforts to engage in skills-based pro bono volunteerism through initiatives such as A Billion + Change. It turns out, being dedicated to social…

Corporate Volunteers Address Development Challenges

Daniel Elliot

Emerging Voices features regular contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new research, thinking, and approaches to development challenges. This article is from Daniel Elliott, program manager at CDC Development Solutions. He discusses how volunteers from multinational companies can address African development…

IBM Executives Offer Solutions for Transportation in Rosario, Argentina

IBM CSC - Argentina

Known as the “Chicago of South America”, Rosario is Argentina’s third-largest city and is growing fast. Located in the Pampas, the breadbasket of Argentina, Rosario is only a four hour drive from Buenos Aires. The city lies on the banks…