Failure and its upside—a report from the 2010 PopTech conference.
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Focusing on other people is something that comes naturally to many nonprofit practitioners. What’s harder for us is asking for help when we need it.
A plea for across-the-aisle conversations about overhead.
A call for openness and innovation between organizations and volunteers.
How do we promote bottom-up entrepreneurship in emerging economies?
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At a conference last week of leaders in microfinance, attendees focused on the nitty-gritty of the social impact of microlending, and the results of the discussions were both sobering and startling.
The information systems we're building are starting to get better at taking input from crowds and using it to help us mine data for what we will most likely want or need.
A recent study shows that at all income levels women give more than men—both more frequently and more generously when controlled for income.
Insight into the malleability of data, and the need for stories and filters, are as relevant to those in philanthropy as they are to car salesmen, reporters, film makers, and fiction writers.
Diem Brown announces medical gift registry for patients.