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Book: Nonprofit Management 101

Theory informs practice.  Practice informs theory.     You need both.  The best how-to books out there combine them.  A book that is all  concepts and theory, makes it hard to apply the information in the real world.   But, if the book is just a collection of disconnected tips, then you run the risk of implementing with out strategy.  … Read More

Benchmarking: Networked Nonprofits Measure Their Social Media Results In A Context

I’m leading a  social media peer learning project called “Leveraging Social Media: Becoming A Networked Nonprofit.”    Devon Smith, who writes the 24 Usable Hours blog, and a self-described “data nerd” did a benchmarking analysis for participants.… Read More