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Nonprofit Management

 

Innovative ideas to help nonprofit leaders better manage their organization

 

Social Entrepreneurship

Engaging the Citizenry Through Social Enterprise

Social enterprises can help build stability in countries facing political crises by addressing root causes of civilian discontent.

By Andrew B. Lala | Mar. 3, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Asking the Right Questions in the Face of Controversy

A look at Central Asia Institute’s decision to continue working with co-founder Greg Mortenson despite controversy.

By Jim Thaden | 34 | Feb. 27, 2015
 
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Nonprofit Management

So What’s It Take to Get Fired Around Here?

Greg Mortenson and Three Cups of Getting Away With It.

By Kevin Starr | 21 | Feb. 23, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Beyond Transparency

How “opening up” can help organizations achieve their missions.

By Hildy Gottlieb | 3 | Feb. 20, 2015
 

Social Entrepreneurship

The Power of the Unlikely Social Entrepreneur

As the field of social entrepreneurship expands, it’s critical that we break down “the fourth wall” between the serving and the served.

By Courtney E. Martin | 5 | Feb. 19, 2015
 

Making Ideas Catch On

A conversation with communications expert Jonah Berger on how to build support for ideas and gain momentum on social change.

By Sean Gibbons | 1 | Feb. 19, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Inside the Command Center

How successful large-scale change efforts make relentless day-to-day progress.

 

Seasonal Planning Disorder? Take a Hike!

Nature can offer organizations new insights on risk and resilience, and inform both short- and long-term strategy.

By Katherine Collins | Jan. 9, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Power-boosting NGO Performance

With better data and the right incentives, organizations can make even the most complicated organizations more effective.

By Lee Green & Nathan Huttner | Dec. 30, 2014
 
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Nonprofits

Better Relationships, Better Results

A new survey shows that nonprofits and funders are finding new ways of working together, in the effort to achieve greater impact.

By J McCray | 1 | Dec. 15, 2014