How to Prepare for Collective Impact

How to Prepare for Collective Impact

If you are in the business of social change, you are either currently participating in, or will soon be presented with the opportunity to be involved in a collective impact collaborative.  This approach to solving complex social problems has hit a critical mass in...
Why Measurement Efforts Fail–Part IV

Why Measurement Efforts Fail–Part IV

Sidestepping four common mistakes can help social sector organizations develop successful and action-oriented performance and outcome measures, save time, money, and increase impact. Over this four-part blog series, I’ve addressed the four most common mistakes leaders...
Why Measurement Efforts Fail–Part I

Why Measurement Efforts Fail–Part I

Sidestepping four common mistakes can help social sector organizations develop successful and action-oriented performance and outcome measures, save time and money, and increase impact. Nearly a quarter of a century has passed since the Government Performance and...
Collaboration is King: Hot Topic #6

Collaboration is King: Hot Topic #6

What is going on in government and nonprofit communities that will impact their ability to succeed in the future?  I’ve asked this question to over 1,000  leaders as part of my Impact & Excellence book tours.  Six main themes have emerged as shifts that will...