One of the best aspects of capitalism is that if you have the vision, the will, the capacity, the drive, and the chutzpah, you can create value anywhere.
I’m sitting in BCLC’s global corporate citizenship seminar on “Exploring the Linkages Between Aid and Trade.” The 20 or so participants include leaders from Abbott, Booz Allen Hamilton, and Creative Associates International, as well as the USAID Global Development Alliance, the U.S.
By Claire Bonilla, Senior Director of Disaster Management, Microsoft
After the fires in southern California in October 2007, I traveled to San Diego alongside the Small Business Administration to help facilitate recovery in the region. What struck me was how well the response was going.