Lessons from the base

What big business can learn from entrepreneurs at the base of the pyramid. For over a decade now I have been helping companies of all sizes invest in themselves and their communities around the world. From the Congo to the Caribbean, from Brazil to Bangalore, I’ve helped Fortune 500 companies and eager start-up entrepreneurs with…

International group, Deere Foundation helping Moline’s Floreciente neighborhood

By Dawn Neuses, dneuses@qconline.com Originally posted here. MOLINE — A new project initiated by the John Deere Foundation will place a sole focus on the needs, desires and success of Moline’s Floreciente neighborhood. The foundation has made a grant to the international nonprofit organization Global Communities which, for three years, will work in partnership with the residents, businesses…