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The Article:Top 6 Socially Responsible Places to Stay in 2016
The Publisher:Pioneers Post
The Scoop:Planning a vacation? Here are six lodging options around the world that are using their model to support social good.
The Article:What Successful Companies Are Doing Right: Empathy
The Scoop:According to a recent study, incorporating empathy into your everyday business can improve morale and boost your bottom line.
The Article:Move Over, Facebook: WeChat is Set to Become The Only App African Internet Users Need
The Publisher:Huffington Post
The Scoop:Already a hit in its native China, the five-year-old, high-powered messaging service is set to become Africa’s next big thing.
The Article:Five Steps to Ensure You Thrive in Your New Job
The Scoop:Whether you’re entering a new role at an established company or are striking out on your own, these tips can help you hit the ground running.
The Article:The Soft Skills of Great Digital Organizations
The Publisher:Harvard Business Review
The Scoop:Much has been made about the skills needed for technology-driven jobs, but low-tech skills like collaboration and playfulness still matter in the world of digital enterprise.