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Tag: Collective Impact



Exerting Influence Without Formal Authority

Part one of a two-part series on how backbone organizations shape the work of collective impact without formal authority.


Nonprofit Management

Under One Roof

By Phoung Ly | Nov. 20, 2013

If the Goal is Scale, Promote Theft

Too many smart people are trying to come up with too many new solutions; fostering plagiarism of successful models is the fastest track to systems change.

By Eric Stowe | 34 | Sep. 23, 2013

Impact Investing

Impact Investing: From Headlines to Fundamentals

A new report aims to strengthen the impact investing industry.


Technology & Design

Taking Games for Good to a New Level

Great social issue video games are out there; now it’s time to invest in them.

By Idit Harel Caperton | Jul. 25, 2013

Measuring Social Impact

Raising the Bar on Nonprofit Impact Measurement

The key to progress is embedding measurement in practice.

By Tris Lumley | 12 | Jul. 10, 2013


Collective Impact: Embracing Emergence

Presented by John Kania, Blair Taylor, & Mark Cabaj | May. 1, 2013


Collective Impact or Coordinated Blindness?

Competition across the sector with corresponding mechanisms to help organizations learn from these practices might better drive social innovation.

By Peter Boumgarden & John Branch | 1 | Feb. 13, 2013

Nonprofit Management

Embracing Emergence: How Collective Impact Addresses Complexity

Collective impact is upending conventional wisdom on how we achieve social progress.

By John Kania & Mark Kramer | 6 | Jan. 21, 2013

Urban Development

Advancing on Collective Impact Thought in Newark

Community-led dialogue is critical to sustainable collaborative approaches.

By John Brothers & Laurel Dumont | 1 | Jan. 16, 2013