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How business & philanthropy are alike - and how they are completely different

June 06th, 2015

Though Warren Buffett has been careful to monitor both the 70-plus managers of Berkshire businesses and the five foundations to which he’s given large sums of money, he admitted that evaluating results for each is different.

While business success can be quickly and easily measured by the market, philanthropic achievements can be much harder to quantify and can take much longer to realize — sometimes many decades.

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In conversation with Daniel Lee of the Levi Strauss Foundation

In conversation with Nicole Richards at the Philanthropy Meets Parliament Summit, Daniel Lee shared his insights on topics including the role of philanthropy as a driver of systems change which addresses root causes of social challenges, the relationship between philanthropy and government and what the new political environment in the United States means for philanthropy.

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