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Nonprofits

 

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

 

Impact Investing

SIBs, DIBs and Ad-Libs

Does the hype around “pay for performance” financing match the reality?

By John Anner | 1 | Jun. 2, 2014
 

Nonprofits

Digital Storytelling for Social Impact

A new study shows what nonprofits need to harness the power of narrative and networks to enhance their reach, resources, and impact.

By Jay Geneske & Doug Hattaway | 2 | Jun. 2, 2014
 

Measuring Social Impact

The Problem With The Impact Genome Project

Would the Impact Genome Project have predicted the impact of Martin Luther King?

By Emily E. Arnold-Fernández | 13 | May. 29, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

VisionSpring Aims to Provide Eyeglasses to Millions

The connection between proper vision and economic development.

By Kevin Hassey & Jordan Kassalow | 2 | May. 29, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Radical Focus and Driving Demand for Scale

By eliminating programs and driving demand with for-profit techniques, DoSomething.org is dramatically scaling its impact.

By Nancy Lublin & Aria Finger | 3 | May. 28, 2014
 

Nonprofits

Revealing Social Change Beliefs

What nonprofit boards and leaders think about social change matters—and it’s not always obvious.

By Theresa Fay-Bustillos | 5 | May. 28, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

One Story, Mass Engagement

Presenters at the second-annual Social Media on Purpose conference discuss the power of one in generating global support.

By Devin Briski | 1 | May. 23, 2014
 

Fundraising

Crowdfunding for Nonprofits

Answers to five common questions about launching a crowdfunding campaign.

 

Business

The Secret to Transformative Scale: Hire Right

When it comes to an organization’s ability to achieve impact, outstanding people make the difference.

By Rob Waldron | May. 22, 2014
 

Nonprofits

The Advent of Zen Marketing

Nonprofit communication strategies need to stop pushing and pulling, and be present.

By Trent Ricker | 1 | May. 21, 2014