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Nonprofits

 

Innovative ideas to help leaders of nonprofits and NGOs be more effective

 
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Fundraising

From Projects to People: Addressing a Donor Funding Imbalance

Donors are always calling for innovative thinking, so why not show a little inclination to innovate themselves?

By Ken Banks | 35 | Apr. 22, 2015
 
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Nonprofit Management

A Culture of Care, Without Compromise

Four ways nonprofits can better advance their mission by building respect, responsibility, honesty, and kindness into their organizational culture.

By Michele Booth Cole | 2 | Apr. 21, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

How to Build Better Bosses

Four steps organizations can take to strengthen their approach.

By Maggie Davies | Apr. 8, 2015
 

Fundraising

Driving Medical Research through Major Giving

Nonprofit organizations that invest in fundraising fundamentals can drive major gift donations that lead to transformational change.

By John L. Lehr | 2 | Apr. 6, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Turning Empathy into Action

How the nature of design thinking complements and strengthens collective impact frameworks.

By Kate Hanisian & Shiloh Turner | 3 | Mar. 31, 2015
 
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Nonprofit Management

Is Excel Making Your Nonprofit Mediocre?

Nonprofits need to use more-sophisticated client- and program-tracking platforms to meet the expectations of today’s funders.

By Curtis Chang | 7 | Mar. 30, 2015
 

Health

Looking Beyond Our Borders for Better Results

When seeking solutions to social issues, we must look to new horizons but stay true to our values.

By Brian Quinn | 2 | Mar. 27, 2015
 

Socially Responsible Business

Purpose as a Collective Practice

Building purpose-driven organizations through engaging the power of the collective.

By Gabriela Gandel & Tatiana Glad | 3 | Mar. 25, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Developing Resilient Global Leaders

To create lifelong global leaders, organizations need to help young people practice resiliency, reflection, and vulnerability.

By Barbara Bush & Emily Moore | 1 | Mar. 24, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Greater Influence, More Impact

Five steps to building and leveraging the engine that fuels national conversation: influence.

By Judith Rodin & Neill Coleman | 3 | Mar. 19, 2015