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Why the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is Actually Good

Quick blog post today. Let’s blame it on my continued recovery from taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the behest of my brother Andrew. What a jerk. 528 more words


The way we think about charity is wrong

Over at TED, Dan Pallotta has an interesting talk on why he thinks the way we think about charity is wrong.

In the spirit of referencing (:) ) One of the students from the 49th Batch had brought this to my attention last year.

How to not stunt a nonprofits growth

I was sitting on my yoga ball (aka my office chair) the other day reading The Chronicle of Philanthropy, as I usually do when I need a break from work, and I saw a headline that instantly reminded me of one of my favorite Ted Talks by… 620 more words

Rethink the way we run charities: A useful reading list

Dan Pallotta has an unconventional view of nonprofits: To innovate and really make an impact, he thinks they should function with business-minded acumen. Says Pallotta (TED Talk: … 515 more words

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