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

 

Nonprofit Management

Great Ideas and Great Execution Require Different Skills

Five important lessons on the relationship between innovating and achieving scale.

By Bill Shore | 2 | Jun. 3, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Building a Strong “Value Narrative”

Support for your organization, including revenue, doesn’t come from simply pushing things out or increasing brand visibility—here are three steps to reaching a new level of impact.

By David Tager | Jun. 3, 2014
 

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.