The Resource Forces for Good : the Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits

Forces for Good : the Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits

Label
Forces for Good : the Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits
Title
Forces for Good
Title remainder
the Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An innovative guide to how great nonprofits achieve extraordinary social impact. What makes great nonprofits great? Authors Crutchfield and McLeod Grant searched for the answer over several years, employing a rigorous research methodology which derived from books on for-profits like Built to Last. They studied 12 nonprofits that have achieved extraordinary levels of impact-from Habitat for Humanity to the Heritage Foundation-and distilled six counterintuitive practices that these organizations use to change the world. This book has lessons for all readers interested in creating significant soci
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
  • 658.048
  • 658/.048
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HD62.6
  • HD62.6.C78 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Forces for Good : the Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Forces for Good: The Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; The Authors; Introduction; Chapter One: Forces for Good; Chapter Two: Advocate and Serve; Chapter Three: Make Markets Work; Chapter Four: Inspire Evangelists; Chapter Five: Nurture Nonprofit Networks; Chapter Six: Master the Art of Adaptation; Chapter Seven: Share Leadership; Chapter Eight: Sustaining Impact; Chapter Nine: Putting It into Practice; Appendix A: Research Methodology; Appendix B: Field Experts; Appendix C: Case Study Research Guidelines and Questions
  • Appendix D: Key Stakeholders Interview ListAppendix E: Organization Profiles; Endnotes; Additional Resources; Index
Control code
ocn780886176
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (333 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470178577
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35400687
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)780886176
  • pebco0470178574

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
Processing Feedback ...