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September 11, 2017: Jewish-Arab ice cream business a sweet symbol of coexistence (YNet News)

Fourth Global Forum June 14–16, 2017

September 11, 2017: Jewish-Arab ice cream business a sweet symbol of coexistence (YNet News)

Aug 26, 2017: Fourth Global Forum Reflections by Professor Chris Laszlo

Aug 26, 2017: NOW AVAILABLE: Keynotes and Flourish Prizes Awards Videos

July 10, 2017: Photos from People’s Campus in Nepal, celebrating Flourish Prize winner Smart Paani

July 1, 2017: The Journey To and From Cleveland — Humanity’s Team

June 24, 2017: Developing a Flourishing World for All
(By Sandra Waddock, Professor at Boston College, Author)

June 22, 2017: Watch All 17 Flourish Prizes Surprise Video Presenters

June 22, 2017: Ice cream shop owned by Jew, Arab recognized for innovative partnership
(Cleveland Jewish News, by Alyssa Schmitt)

June 21, 2017: Brownie Makers Wanted, No Application Needed
(Beyond Magazine, by Jennifer Keirn)

June 20, 2017: Innovative Ways that Inspire Human Flourishing for All
(Author: Robyn Stratton-Berkessel, Positivity Strategist Blog)

June 16, 2017: An Appreciative Inquiry into Business as an Agent of World Benefit — AIM2Flourish
(Author: Ron Fry, in the May 2017 AI Practitioner Journal)

June 14, 2017: Cleveland is Center Stage for Flourishing Business
(City of Cleveland Office of Sustainability Blog)

June 14, 2017: Flourish Awards Honor Entrepreneurs Who Pursue A Different Bottom Line
(WVIV/PBS Cleveland “IDEAS” show featuring Flourish Prizes winners Adam Ziv from Buza Ice Cream in Israel and Tyler McMahon from SmartPaani in Nepal.)

Center: Adam Ziv, co-founder Buza Ice Cream in Israel | Right: Tyler McMahon, co-founder SmartPaani in Nepal

June 13, 2017: Fourth Global Forum on WVIZ/PBS “IDEAS” Show
Start at 10:00 to watch the interview with Professor David Cooperrider from the Weatherhead School of Management and AIM2Flourish Executive Director Roberta Baskin.

June 13, 2017: Flourish Prizes Shine a Light on Businesses for the SDGs
(Babson College Lewis Institute for Entrepreneurship Blog)

June 12, 2017: CWRU Art Library Exhibit Features “Flourish Prizes”
(CWRU Press Release)

June 11, 2017: Explore 17 Flourish Prizes Winners
(CWRU/Fathom Interactive Media Guide)

June 8, 2018: Weatherhead School of Management’s Fourth Global Forum expects nearly 400 executives, social entrepreneurs
(Cleveland Plain Dealer)

June 4, 2017: Case Forum to Showcase Firms that Give Back
(Crain’s Cleveland)

June 2, 2017: Cleveland to Become Center of Flourishing Enterprise

May 15, 2017: Fourth Global Forum to Showcase Flourishing Enterprise
(CWRU Press Release)

May 1, 2017: Inaugural Flourish Prizes to be Awarded at Fourth Global Forum
(CWRU Press Release)

April 7, 2017: 17 Flourish Prizes for 17 Global Goals
(GRLI Medium Publication)

April 2017
David Cooperrider Keynote at Center for Positive Institutions: AIM2Flourish

GRLI Blog Post: 17 Flourish Prizes for 17 Global Goals

Article in AACSB newsletter: AIM2Flourish: Preparing Leaders of Global Goals

March 2017
Featured in Chris Laszlo Keynote Presentation at OECD Workshop: Watch Video

Chapter in DreamMakers: Innovating for the Greater Good (2017) Michele Hunt

Featured in Case Western Reserve University Alumni Podcast: Listen

Featured in AACSB Blog Post by Dan LeClair: 5 Reasons for Optimism about Business School Research

Featured in UN Global Compact’s PRiMEtime Blog: Business Students Discovering SDG Solutions — AIM2Flourish

Feb 2017
Article on UN Global Compact website: Business Students Discovering SDGs Solutions — AIM2Flourish

January 2017
Four (4) articles in Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) Beyond magazine:
Beyond the Green Office
On Our Menu Tonight: Cultural Awareness
A Small Fish with a Big Impact
Climate Action, One Peel at a Time

November 2016
Full-page article in CWRU think magazine: Showcasing Businesses That Do Good & Do Well

Featured in “Positivity Strategist” Podcast: Students & Business Leaders Hook Up to be a Force for Good

October 2016
Weatherhead School of Management “Beyond” Podcasts: AIM2Flourish & Athlos and AIM2Flourish & Rio Secreto

Featured in “The Pivot Towards Flourishing” by Andrew Himes and keynote presentation at 8th Meeting on Human Values

September 2016
Article in Huffington Post: Business 101 — AIM2Flourish
Featured in “That’s Unusual” Podcast: Roberta Baskin & AIM2Flourish

August 2016
Featured in 2 AACSB International Videos: What is AIM2Flourish? and AIM2Flourish’s Inspiration

November 2015
Featured in KOSMOS Journal: AIM2Flourish

August 2015
Featured in “Beyond Management” Podcast: Moving Beyond Profit



Claire Sommer
Fourth Global Forum: Discovering Flourishing Enterprise

#GlobalGoals #SDGs #Flourishing Enthusiast. Sea kayaker. Indefatigable optimist. Mid-Coast Maine