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SSIR academic editor Johanna Mair talks with Roy Steiner of Omidyar Network, Renee Kaplan of the Skoll Foundation, Jim Bildner of the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, and Christian Seelos, coauthor with Mair of the new book Innovation and Scaling for Impact.

What Exactly Do We Mean by Systems?

By Dan Vexler 5

Everyone is talking about systems. Or at least, that's how it seems in my wonkish corner of the philanthropic world. You can't attend a conference or even have a meeting without hearing about systems, whether it's people trying to disrupt them, map them, learn from them, or catalyze them.

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What Exactly Do We Mean by Systems?

By Dan Vexler 5

Everyone is talking about systems. Or at least, that's how it seems in my wonkish corner of the philanthropic world. You can't attend a conference or even have a meeting without hearing about systems, whether it's people trying to disrupt them, map them, learn from them, or catalyze them.

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Survival of the Connected: The Power of Collaboration for the Nonprofit Sector

Presented by Jake Porway, Art Taylor, and Carrie Fox

This webinar will explore how thoughtful and unconventional collaborations and improved data analysis can help nonprofits deliver greater benefits to their communities while strengthening their bottom line. Nonprofit leaders and staff who are facing increased pressure to deliver on their missions will benefit from this session.

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How Nonprofits Get Really Big

By William Foster & Gail Fine 18

Since 1970, more than 200,000 nonprofits have opened in the U.S., but only 144 have reached $50 million in annual revenue. They got big by doing two things: They raised the bulk of their money from a single type of funder. And just as importantly, these nonprofits created professional organizations that were tailored to the needs of their primary funding sources.

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Rethinking Innovation and Scale

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SSIR academic editor Johanna Mair talks with Roy Steiner of Omidyar Network, Renee Kaplan of the Skoll Foundation, Jim Bildner of the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, and Christian Seelos, coauthor with Mair of the new book Innovation and Scaling for Impact.