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From Politics to Public Policy: Part 1

How campaign lessons can amplify your work. In part one: digital tools for nonprofits.

By Ellen S. Alberding | Apr. 9, 2013
 

Nonprofit Management

Persistent Poverty in a Smug Meritocracy

A response to Dan Pallotta’s TED Talk on nonprofit executives’ pay.

 
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Nonprofit Management

Steps to Successful Performance Management

Practical advice to help organizations implement results-focused performance management—part two of a two-part series.

By David E. K. Hunter | 1 | Mar. 19, 2013
 
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Nonprofit Management

Getting Out from Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Why organizations need to build capacities to manage performance, and how they can develop a “theory of change” to do so—part one of a two-part series.

By David E. K. Hunter | Mar. 19, 2013
 
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Designing a “Cooler” Nonprofit Website

Three design principles for nonprofits looking to revamp their websites.

By Curtis Chang | Mar. 12, 2013
 
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Nonprofits

Lessons of an SSIR Blogger

A look back at government regulation, philanthropy, “social blank” movements, and third sector grit.

By John Brothers | Mar. 8, 2013
 
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Nonprofit Management

Stop Asking and Start Listening

Leadership and communication: what we can learn from not speaking.

By Thaler Pekar | 1 | Mar. 7, 2013
 
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Nonprofit Management

Crafting Successful Influence Strategies: The Big Four

The second in a two-part series on how organizations can successfully influence change by eliminating blind spots that block progress.

By Kristen Grimm | Feb. 25, 2013
 
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Nonprofit Management

Want Influence? Eliminate Blind Spots

Part one of a two-part series on how to avoid blind spots and plan to use influence effectively to achieve social change.

By Kristen Grimm | Feb. 25, 2013
 
Jenifer Morgan is the digital editor of Stanford Social Innovation Review.

Nonprofits

#SMoP-ping Up Nonprofit Social Media Angst

Frameworks and tools for building strategy—a report from the Social Media on Purpose conference.

By Jenifer Morgan | 3 | Jan. 31, 2013