Two scholars analyze an array of current approaches to gauging whether and how news organizations make a difference in the world.
Leaders at one nonprofit media outlet are advancing a conversation about how best to develop meaningful metrics for journalistic work. Includes magazine extras.
The real competitive advantage of social enterprise, compared to traditional charities isn’t revenue generation—it’s the ability to focus on fewer things.
Four ways nonprofits can cut through the data hype and start using data on purpose.
Three common and harmful prejudices against charitable organizations, and how nonprofits can subvert them.
Creating a healthy, humane world will require more than new organizational designs. It will take rethinking the nature of organizations entirely.
Three ways corporations can more effectively partner with nonprofits.
A flawed study on deworming children—and new studies that expose its errors—reveal why activists and philanthropists alike need safeguards.
Three ways to make research and evaluation in international development more relevant, ethical, and applied.
Early approaches are advancing fruitful dialogue around how to accelerate the revolutionary potential of online education and enable better outcomes for graduates.