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Alice Korngold

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Alice Korngold is the President & CEO of Korngold Consulting LLC, which provides strategy advisory services and facilitates leadership strategy retreats for board members and executives from multinational companies and global, national, and regional nonprofits.
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All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days
The True Story of the American Woman at the Heart of the German Resistance to Hitler
Rebecca Donner - 2021-08-03
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Born and raised in Milwaukee, Mildred Harnack was twenty-six when she enrolled in a PhD program in Germany and witnessed the meteoric rise of the Nazi party. In 1932, she began holding secret meetings in her apartment — a small band of political activists that by 1940 had grown into the largest underground resistance group in Berlin. She recruited ...
Alice Korngold
Loved this book by ⁦@RRRDonner⁩ “All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days” Review: The Ballad of Mildred Harnack ⁦@WSJ⁩      source
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A Better World, Inc.
How Companies Profit by Solving Global Problems…Where Governments Cannot
Alice Korngold - 2014-01-21
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In A Better World, Inc., Korngold shows companies and their executives how to profit by developing solutions to the world's most daunting challenges – those that governments cannot and have not addressed. Using case studies of various global companies from Nike to Pfizer to Vodafone and GlaxoSmithKline, A Better World, Inc. delineates best practice...
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This book shows why environmental impacts, as well as #humanrights should flow through income statements. These are risks that are invisible & company earnings, in other words, are inflated & wrong. #ESG #corpgov c @AssaadRazzouk #ESG #corpgov #climate      source
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Leveraging Good Will
Strengthening Nonprofits by Engaging Businesses
Alice Korngold - 2005-05-20
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"Leveraging Good Will" shows how nonprofit organizations can access the extraordinary resources of businesses, and how for-profits can benefit from partnering with nonprofits. Written by Alice Korngold--an expert in matching business professionals with nonprofit organizations--this important resource clearly demonstrates how nonprofits can gain val...
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This book provides a blueprint for companies seeking to integrate nonprofit board service, #probono engagements, employee #volunteering, & #philanthropy to advance #DEI #diversityandinclusion #CSR From 2005.      source
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The Island at the Center of the World
The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan and the Forgotten Colony That Shaped America
Russell Shorto - 2005-04-12
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When the British wrested New Amsterdam from the Dutch in 1664, the truth about its thriving, polyglot society began to disappear into myths about an island purchased for 24 dollars and a cartoonish peg-legged governor. But the story of the Dutch colony of New Netherland was merely lost, not destroyed: 12,000 pages of its records–recently declared a...
Alice Korngold
Loved and highly recommend #IslandAtTheCenteroftheWorld by @RussellShorto Thrilling and illuminating! I sent this announcement to my family and they’re all texting how much they loved this book! #Manhattan #NYC      source
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The Warmth of Other Suns
The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Isabel Wilkerson - 2011-10-04 (first published in 2010)
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In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, author Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life. From 1915 to 1970, this exodus of almost six million people changed the face of America. Wilkerson...
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Shonda Rhimes is taking on the the Great Migration for Netflix ⁦@qz⁩ An incredible book. Outstanding that #ShondaRhimes is making the movie! #TheWarmthOfOtherSuns #IsabelleWilkerson      source