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

 

THE POWER OF
POSITIVE
DEVIANCE: How
Unlikely Innovators
Solve the World’s
Toughest Problems
Richard Pascale, Jerry
Sternin, & Monique Sternin

The Power of Positive Deviance: How Unlikely Innovators Solve the World’s Toughest Problems

By Richard Pascale, Jerry Sternin, & Monique Sternin | Reviewed By Dean Karlan

The Power of Positive Deviance: How Unlikely Innovators Solve the World’s Toughest Problems by Richard Pascale, Jerry Sternin, & Monique Sternin

 
MOVING POLITICS:
Emotions and ACT
UP’s Fight Against AIDS
Deborah B. Gould

Moving Politics: Emotions and ACT UP’s Fight Against AIDS

By Deborah B. Gould | Reviewed By James M. Jasper

MOVING POLITICS: Emotions and ACT UP’s Fight Against AIDS by Deborah B. Gould

 
SWITCH: How to
Change Things When
Change Is Hard
Chip Heath & Dan Heath

Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard

By Chip Heath & Dan Heath | Reviewed By Dan S. Cohen

SWITCH: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard by Chip Heath & Dan Heath

 
EFFECTIVE FOUNDATION
MANAGEMENT: 14 Challenges
of Philanthropic Leadership –
And How to Outfox Them
Joel J. Orosz

Effective Foundation Management: 14 Challenges of Philanthropic Leadership--And How to Outfox Them

By Joel J. Orosz | Reviewed By Catherine DiBenedetto
 

The Trap

By Daniel Brook | Reviewed By Frances Kunreuther

Where have all the public servants gone?

 

Review: The Big Moo

By | Reviewed By Alan R. Andreasen

Stop Trying to Be Perfect and Start Being Remarkable.

 

Review: Third Sector Development

By | Reviewed By Jacob Harold

Nonprofits are still sorely needed in the US.

 

Review: Good to Great and the Social Sectors

By | Reviewed By Robert Gertner

Lessons for becoming the best can translate from companies to social organizations.

 

Review: The First 90 Days

By | Reviewed By Jason Baumgarten

Common sense advice for how to survive the launch into a new leadership role.

 

Review: Trustees of Culture

By | Reviewed By Frances Philipps

Are elite boards getting out of touch with their organizations' true purpose?