Both human-centered and systems-thinking methods fit within an effective design approach, and can work in conjunction to address social challenges.
Civic engagement efforts in the United States are becoming a renewed priority for nonprofits, but they can seem like a strain. Human-centered design can help.
Universities should redesign their core functions while also courting emerging and underserved markets.
The James Irvine Foundation’s New Leadership Network provides lessons about how to foster civic innovation.
Creative leaders and innovators are thinking about design thinking in more mature ways. Moving away from a sole emphasis on language and learning, they are increasingly focusing on questions of application, ownership, and impact.
A reading list of our favorite articles on the Sustainable Development Goals.
Charitable appeals that address a wealthy person’s agency are more effective.
An innovation experiment in Indonesia yields insights on how international development organizations can effectively foster innovation within the communities they aim to help.
When companies deploy the same processes they use to create commercial value to create philanthropic value, they can truly help charities achieve their social missions.