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Tag: Measurement & Evaluation

 

 

Optimized Social Responsibility Through Evaluation

Featuring Hallie Preskill | Jul. 18, 2014
 

Implications for the Social Sector

Featuring Lisbeth Schorr, Fay Twersky, & Alicia Grunow | Jul. 18, 2014
 

Embracing Complexity in Social Enterprise Evaluation

Featuring Brenda Zimmerman | Jul. 18, 2014
 

Foundations

Taking Impact Investing and Accounting Full Tilt

More foundations are deploying a full range of financial investment vehicles to yield positive social and financial returns, and using new tools to track impact data.

By Clara Miller & Jean Rogers | 1 | Jul. 18, 2014
 

Education

New Models for Higher Education

Education systems that incorporate human interaction and multidimensional learning are poised to change what and how we learn.

By Matthew Abrams | 5 | Jul. 15, 2014
 

Impact Investing

Measurement for Small and Growing Businesses

A look at impact investor and capacity development provider measurement practices, and some innovative new approaches to metrics.

By Genevieve Edens & Saurabh Lall | 2 | Jul. 8, 2014
 

Nonprofits

The Surprising Truth Behind Beneficiary Feedback

New research suggests that the feedback of nonprofit clients is less biased than many think.

By Shuo Xie & Kris Sankaran | Jul. 3, 2014
 

Fundraising

The Paradoxical Break In Philanthropy

Featuring Jacob Lief & Ned Breslin | Jun. 24, 2014
 

Measuring Social Impact

People, Power, and Accountability

Any approach to measuring social impact that doesn’t include a transfer of power to stakeholders is just marketing.

By Jeremy Nicholls | 1 | Jun. 23, 2014
 

Measuring Social Impact

Measuring and Improving Social Impacts: A Guide for Nonprofits, Companies, and Impact Investors