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Technology & Design

Transforming Democracy Through Digital Technology

Five lessons from groundbreaking women.

By Courtney Martin | 3 | Dec. 3, 2012
 
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Nonprofit Management

Demystifying Scaling: Part 3

A five-part series on developing a common framework for nonprofits to scale for impact.

By Aaron Hurst | Dec. 3, 2012
 
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Nonprofit Management

Demystifying Scaling: Part 2

A five-part series on developing a common framework for nonprofits to scale for impact.

By Aaron Hurst | Nov. 13, 2012
 

Economic Development

Designing a Social Impact Bond in the Tropics

Five early lessons on implementing SIBs in developing countries.

 

Foundations

Impact by Design: Making R&D Work for the Social Sector

Intentional processes that support risk-taking, testing, and fine-tuning of interventions lead to better-designed, more impactful initiatives.

By Meg Long | Nov. 8, 2012
 

Fundraising

Getting Online Donors to Care Today and Into the Future: P2

Nonprofits can proactively utilize website and communication best practices to garner more support.

By David Hartstein | Nov. 6, 2012
 

Fundraising

Getting Online Donors to Care Today and Into the Future: P1

Nonprofits can proactively utilize website and communication best practices to garner more support.

By David Hartstein | Nov. 5, 2012
 
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Nonprofit Management

Demystifying Scaling: Part 1

A five-part series on developing a common framework for nonprofits to scale for impact.

By Aaron Hurst | Nov. 2, 2012
 
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Social Entrepreneurship

Hiring Talent for the Social Enterprise Means Going Young

A look at the prospects and perils of building the right team.

By David Batstone | 9 | Oct. 31, 2012
 
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Nonprofit Management

Five Ways to Avoid the Data System Trap

How nonprofits can assess readiness and lay the groundwork for a successful data system.

By Matthew Forti | Oct. 26, 2012