Dharma’s Culture

Social Change and Business

Posted in Dharma's Culture, Social Responsibility.

Social Change and Business … Wearing your heart on your sleeve – this is a great expression that possibly originated in medieval times when jousting knights wore the colors representing the women they were defending, in the form of ribbons or handkerchiefs tied to their arms. The saying refers to when we openly show our emotions. Recently, …

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As a B Corp, Are Your Vendors Green?

Posted in Dharma's Culture, Social Responsibility.

As a B Corp, Are Your Vendors Green? – Dharma Merchant Services is in the process of recertifying as a B Corp for the third time since our original 2009 certification. The process is even more daunting to pass these days due to their updated assessment, which is why there are only about 1000 B Corps …

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Dharma Launches New Website

Posted in Customer Support, Dharma's Culture, Industry News.

Dharma Launches New Website – After many months of conversation, consultations, coding, and copywriting, we have finally launched our new website. I think that websites should always be evolving to best define and reflect the most important qualities and intentions of a company. We chose to work with a like-minded and sustainable web design and …

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Gravity Payments Does the Right Thing

Posted in Dharma's Culture, Industry News.

Referencing the recent New York Times article, I wish to commend Dan Price of Gravity Payments for his remarkable decision to offer a more sustainable salary to his employees – we see this as a rare gesture given the credit card processing’s reputation for principally maximizing shareholder profits above all else. Anytime an industry player …

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