Why mission-driven organizations need a more nuanced understanding of why and how impact may fluctuate over time.
Four tips on measuring impact for NGOs that have multiple programs across many sites or continents.
Five measurement practices that Obama’s campaign and high-performing nonprofits have in common.
Nonprofits can use tried-and-true mechanisms from the private sector to better communicate their impact to donors
Refresh your dashboard to better inform your board's decisions.
Measurement can attract money. A nonprofit that can demonstrate results and improvement is more inviting to potential donors than one that can’t.
We should be paying attention to monitoring and evaluation innovation in developing countries, where technology leads to better programs.
Social impact bonds. Evidence-based funding. Investing in what works. To what do we owe this explosion of “pay-or-performance” funding models?…