Three common ways the pay gap is measured, what leading companies are doing about it, and the best strategies to consider today.
Measurement & Evaluation New ways to measure and evaluate the impact an organization’s work has on society
Why nonprofits need to evaluate the ethics of their algorithms.
Don’t indulge. It can drain the joy right out of the work.
Is it possible to use data to make predictions without enforcing existing biases?
A new approach to scaling is needed in which the goal is scaling up social impact for public good.
The National Arts Index established a quantitative measure for arts vitality in the United States that aided public discussion by policy makers and the arts community. In the era of big data, what can we learn from its creation and impact?
Investors looking for data on social impact should start by helping investees deliver a compelling value proposition.
It’s time for nonprofits to recognize that diverse groups are more innovative and better performing, and to apply that insight to their organizations’ governing bodies.
Rhonda Evans looks at lessons from Monitor Institute’s Re-imagining Measurement initiative.
For-profit executives use business models—such as "low-cost provider"—as a shorthand way to describe the way companies are built and sustained. Nonprofit executives have not had an equivalent lexicon—until now.
How nonprofit organizations can do a better job with their data.
Building Movement Mindsets: Tools and Frameworks for Transforming Communities, States, and Countries
This SSIR Live! webinar will help organizations to better understand the process of building and strengthening movements, identify their unique role within a broader field of networked organizations, and partner with others to build synergistic force.Access this webinar
In this SSIR Live! webinar, Bill Meehan, Lafayette Partners Lecturer in Strategic Management, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Kim Jonker, President & Chief Executive Officer, King Philanthropies, will explore key ideas and tools for nonprofits that will enable them to pursue their work more strategically.Access this webinar
Unethical behavior remains a persistent problem in nonprofits and for-profits alike. To help organizations solve that problem, the authors examine the factors that influence moral conduct, the ethical issues that arise specifically in charitable organizations, and the best ways to promote ethical behavior within organizations.