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Innovations in the way that organizations use civil disobedience, protests, and other forms of activism to advance social progress

 

Social Entrepreneurship

The Power of the Unlikely Social Entrepreneur

As the field of social entrepreneurship expands, it’s critical that we break down “the fourth wall” between the serving and the served.

By Courtney E. Martin | 4 | Feb. 19, 2015
 

Foundations

Adventures in Adaptation

By Anne B. Stanton & Alison Powell | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Health

Ends and Means

By Adrienne Day | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Measuring Social Impact

Signaling and Confirming

A new framework can help nonprofits and other social sector organizations measure the participation of their supporters.

 

Business

Brands as Targets

By Adrienne Day | Nov. 19, 2014
 

Social Entrepreneurship

The Inner Journey of the Changemaker

How we manage ourselves and empathize with others are as important as professional management skills in creating social impact.

By Geraldine Hepp & Roshan Paul | 3 | Nov. 14, 2014
 
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Impact Investing

Fossil Fuels: Turning Off the Tap

Divestment is the necessary first step to building the new economy.

By Rufo Quintavalle | Nov. 11, 2014
 

Nonprofits

Making Nonprofit-Corporate Alliances Work

The benefits and pitfalls of partnerships between nonprofits and business—and how to do it right.

By Shayna Samuels & Glenn Turner | 2 | Nov. 3, 2014
 

Foundations

Four Ways to Spread Ideas

Insights from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on what makes influence effective.

 

Path to Equality

By SSIR Editors | Aug. 13, 2014