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

 

Scaling Up Excellence: Getting to More Without Settling for Less

By Robert I. Sutton & Huggy Rao | Reviewed By Sam Goldman

The art of expanding an organization is less about aiming high than about "grinding it out."

 
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However Long the Night: Molly Melching's Journey to Help Millions of African Women and Girls Triumph

By Aimee Molloy | Reviewed By Rajasvini Bhansali

The saga of Molly Melching and Tostan, her Africa-based organization, illustrates the power of community-led change.

 
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Everyone Leads: Building Leadership from the Community Up

By Paul Schmitz | Reviewed By Darell Hammond

Public Allies CEO Paul Schmitz makes a passionate argument that leadership is not reserved for the minority.

 
GLOBAL ACTION
NETWORKS:
Creating Our Future
Together
Steve Waddell

Global Action Networks: Creating Our Future Together

By Steve Waddell | Reviewed By Patrick McNamara

Global Action Networks: Creating Our Future Together by Steve Waddell

 
POOR ECONOMICS:
A Radical Rethinking
of the Way to Fight
Global Poverty
Abhijit Banerjee &
Esther Duflo

Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty

By Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo | Reviewed By Timothy Ogden

Poor Economics: A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty by Abhijit Banerjee & Esther Duflo

 
KaBOOM! How One
Man Built a Movement
to Save Play
Darell Hammond

KaBOOM! How One Man Built a Movement to Save Play

By Darell Hammond | Reviewed By Paul Connolly

KaBOOM! How One Man Built a Movement to Save Play by Darell Hammond

 
THE END OF
FUNDRAISING:
Raise More Money by
Selling Your Impact
Jason Saul

The End of Fundraising: Raise More Money by Selling Your Impact

By Jason Saul | Reviewed By David Simpson

The End of Fundraising: Raise More Money by Selling Your Impact by Jason Saul

 
MORE THAN GOOD
INTENTIONS: How a
New Economics Is
Helping to Solve
Global Poverty
Dean Karlan & Jacob Appel

More Than Good Intentions: How a New Economics Is Helping to Solve Global Poverty

By Dean Karlan & Jacob Appel | Reviewed By Kevin Starr

More Than Good Intentions: How a New Economics Is Helping to Solve Global Poverty by Dean Karlan & Jacob Appel

 
NONPROFIT
SUSTAINABILITY:
Making Strategic
Decisions for
Financial Viability
Jeanne Bell, Jan Masaoka,
& Steve Zimmerman

Nonprofit Sustainability: Making Strategic Decisions for Financial Viability

By Jeanne Bell, Jan Masaoka & Steve Zimmerman | Reviewed By Jim Schorr

Nonprofit Sustainability: Making Strategic Decisions for Financial Viability by Jeanne Bell, Jan Masaoka & Steve Zimmerman

 
20UNDER40 Edited by Edward P. Clapp

20Under40: Re-Inventing the Arts and Arts Education for the 21st Century

By Edward P. Clapp | Reviewed By Marc Vogl

20Under40: Re-Inventing the Arts and Arts Education for the 21st Century Edited by Edward P. Clapp