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.
Five tips for nonprofits and entrepreneurs looking to scale social impact through technology.
How to transform the fervor of political resistance into a new era of civic engagement.
A call for investors to share their data to expand the field’s understanding of the breadth and depth of activity.
Hal Varian, chief economist at Google, discusses methods of big data analysis that can indicate not just correlation but also causality.
Not every nonprofit has a data science team. To truly harness big data for social good, we need collaborations between individuals, across organizations, and across sectors.
We need to channel capital in all its forms in a direction where it can have a lasting impact and generate competitive financial returns. Data science can help light the way.
An important part of telling your organization’s data story well is picking the right storytelling technique for your audience.
In providing an app for people on food stamps, FreshEBT is serving a population that most tech startups tend to overlook.
What can social sector organizations learn from large companies about using data to maximize impact?