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Tag: Measurement & Evaluation

 

 

Nonprofit Management

Learning in Action: Evaluating Collective Impact

 

Foundations

Using Evaluation as a Strategic Intervention

A new Packard Foundation report illustrates how funders can use evaluation as a powerful strategic intervention for large-scale policy and systems change.

By Eugene Lewit & Paul Jellinek | Aug. 12, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Shared Measurement and Big Data For Good

Featuring Kathy Brennan, Patricia Bowie, & Lucy Bernholz | Jul. 28, 2014
 
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Nonprofits

Social Good = Scale x Impact (Who Knew?)

Why both nonprofits and academics should focus on scale and impact in this simple formula for good.

By Matthew Forti & Andrew Youn | 10 | Jul. 28, 2014
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Optimized Social Responsibility Through Evaluation

Featuring Hallie Preskill | Jul. 18, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Implications for the Social Sector

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

Social Entrepreneurship

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