Models that tie pedagogy to business have the potential to provide revenue to help fund education and practical business exposure for students.
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A look at how a number of Social Innovation Fund subgrantees are successfully developing program strategies for greater growth and impact.
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Three ways to make research and evaluation in international development more relevant, ethical, and applied.
Building relationships with grassroots organizations that advocate for human rights-based development takes time, but without investing in them, philanthropy is likely to stumble. The case of Haiti is instructive.
Conflicts are inevitable when groups (or countries) harness the power of networked action; it’s up to leaders to plan for the worst to achieve the best.
Early approaches are advancing fruitful dialogue around how to accelerate the revolutionary potential of online education and enable better outcomes for graduates.
Before tackling complex social problems, new philanthropists should consider what current philanthropists have learned about how to “hack.”