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Next Generation Organizations: 9 Key Traits
What does a next generation organization look like? CompassPoint Nonprofit Services has developed an organizational self-assessment and reflection tool that offers a list of characteristics. This paper draws on examples from two nonprofits to demonstrate how certain traits are made operational.
Measuring Change While Changing Measures: Learning In, and From, the Evaluation of Making Connections
The evaluation of Casey's Making Connections place-based initiative was complex and multidimensional, with many moving parts. This case study focuses on just one slice of the evaluation: measurement choices and challenges. It emphasizes three challenges that are particularly relevant to evaluations of community change initiatives.