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

 

Philanthropy

Rethinking the E Word

Broadening the definition of evidence can lead to more confident and informed philanthropic decisions.

By Katherina Rosqueta | 2 | Feb. 28, 2014
 
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Technology & Design

Human-Centered Design and the Last Mile

A collaborative approach to empowering community health workers drives innovation.

 
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Measuring Social Impact

Assessing Funders’ Performance: Five Easy Tools

Measuring impact is so tough that many funders give up, but there are some insightful and actionable tools for funders that aren’t daunting.

By Caroline Fiennes | 3 | Feb. 26, 2014
 

Nonprofit Lessons from a Government Tech Debacle

What can organizations learn from the Affordable Care roll out?

By Joe Magee | 1 | Feb. 25, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Striking a Balance

A note from the editor on the Spring 2014 issue.

By Eric Nee | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Measuring Social Impact

Transforming Our Anti-Social Sector

Our sector’s trajectory does not point to a pivotal future role in solving social problems—what might a new paradigm look like, and could we ever get there?

By Tris Lumley | 6 | Feb. 10, 2014
 

Measuring Social Impact

Cracking the Code on Social Impact

An emerging measurement approach emphasizes the value in standardizing outcomes for the whole social sector.

By Jason Saul | 7 | Feb. 6, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Influence and Impact: The New Nonprofit Digital Team

A recent report examines the evolution of digital efforts at nonprofits and the challenges that lie ahead.

By Jason Mogus | Feb. 5, 2014
 

Rereading “Collective Impact”: Three Lessons

Fresh insights gleaned from the article that started it all.

By Chris Thompson | 13 | Feb. 3, 2014
 
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Measuring Social Impact

Get Out of the Office

You’ll never get what’s going on out there by sitting in here.

By Kevin Starr | 12 | Jan. 30, 2014