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Connecting to Change the World; Plastrik, Taylor, Cleveland

Nonprofits

Connecting to Change the World: Harnessing the Power of Networks for Social Impact

Connecting to Change the World explores common network design issues in-depth and provides advice on how to handle them.
 

Nonprofits

Reconciling the Supply & Demand of Good Intentions

Why we must strike a balance between high-volume and high-touch service programs.

By John Cary | 16 | Sep. 15, 2014
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Intrapreneurship for Higher Education Reform

Three lessons for intrapreneurship’s emerging community of practice.

 
hourglass

Foundations

A Good Ending

Leaders at the Atlantic Philanthropies are modeling best practices for winding down a large, high-profile foundation. Includes magazine extras.
 

Economic Development

Community Development Needs a Quarterback

We need to take a new, more holistic approach to creating economic opportunity.

 

Economic Development

Will a Higher Minimum Wage Help the Poor?

Raising the minimum wage appears to help the poor, but these policies fail to create the conditions that help people move from poverty to prosperity.

By Paul Godfrey | 4 | Jun. 30, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Transforming Society’s View of Retirement

A rapidly growing group of individuals are redefining their post-midlife years in ways that hold great potential for themselves and society. SSIR x Bridgespan series.

By Marc Freedman | Jun. 17, 2014
 

Business

The Secret to Transformative Scale: Hire Right

When it comes to an organization’s ability to achieve impact, outstanding people make the difference.

By Rob Waldron | May. 22, 2014
 

Government

Government by Toolkit

The first chief technology officer of the United States offers a vision for remaking public services.
Reviewed By Sonal Shah | May. 14, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Leadership Development: Five Things All Nonprofits Should Know

Why leadership development takes courage but is the best investment a nonprofit can make.

By James W. Shepard, Jr. | 3 | May. 14, 2014