In this illuminating TED talk, Margaret Heffernan explains why companies should cultivate social capital, rather than individual performers, thereby turning traditional high-performer strategies on their heads. 12 more words
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I’m a former tenure-track professor of world and postcolonial literature now pursuing a career as a nonprofit communicator and fundraising professional. After 13 years spent in academia, not including my undergraduate degree, I made my career shift in 2013. 2,487 more words
Did you grow up on a farm? If so, you’re part of one of the smallest minorities in the country. And you are becoming more of a minority in the US and world-wide. 738 more words
One of the very first mantras I learned when I became a full time resident of credit union land was that credit unions really know their members. 420 more words
When she is not blogging, her mind is preoccupied with creating community transformation, enabling girls to understand menstrual hygiene and being able to offer people other options of life other than the exam passing skills imparted by schools is what she is doing in Ruhanga, South Western Uganda. 1,826 more words
Fundraising. It’s all about the money. But, the best way to raise the most is not the way we are going about it.
It’s not that we shouldn’t use techniques that have come under the spot light of the press recently because they put people’s backs up. 458 more words