October 2017 Resources

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Fall 2014: Soft Skills

Our highly rated quarterly publication for members provides a wealth of information and inspiration in one easy read. In this issue: Strengthen Your “People Powers” Navigate the Power of the Purse Manage Change: The Invisible Thread in Our Work Build a Culturally Competent Board Facilitation: Tools of the Trade Make Way for Mentoring Read More

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Summer 2014: Trends

Our highly rated quarterly publication for members provides a wealth of information and inspiration in one easy read. In this issue: Philanthropy and the Trends of Our Times Pioneering a Unique Kind of Changemaking Emerging Voices in Philanthropy Leveraging For-Profit Enterprise, New Technology Philanthropy Debates Its Role Read More

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Spring 2014: Transition Points

Our highly rated quarterly publication for members provides a wealth of information and inspiration in one easy read. In this issue: Planning for Effective Transitions Ramping Up Hiring Your First Staff Person Getting Involved Beyond Grants Preparing for Succession by Preparing the Next Generation Spending Down Read More

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Winter 2016: Telling Your Story

Our highly rated quarterly publication for members provides a wealth of information and inspiration in one easy read. In this issue: What’s Is Your Communications Strategy? Show Me the Story: Data Visualization Sharing Our Philanthropy Lessons Steps Toward Getting a More Complete Story From Grantees How Funders Can Support Grantees’ Storytelling Read More

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Winter 2015: Organizational Effectiveness

Our highly rated quarterly publication for members provides a wealth of information and inspiration in one easy read. In this issue: Ten Ways to Move Your Philanthropy From Transactional to Transformational Leveraging the Power of Traditional Media Preparing to Invest for Impact Adopting a Learning Mindset Bringing It All Together: Examples of Outsized Impact Read More

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Summer 2016: Gifts of All Sizes

Our highly rated quarterly publication for members provides a wealth of information and inspiration in one easy read. In this issue: Making Strategic Gifts Creative Grantmaking Done Legally Gifts of Unique Assets—Moving Off the Beaten Path Global Giving Myths Are You Leaving Your Power on the Table? Inside Look at a Funder Collaborative Read More