What are you up to this summer?

What are you up to this summer?

People often ask us what in the social change world we’re up to. We all like to know what other groups are working on and whose cooking up new initiatives. So while we’re not in the habit of writing the ‘look how busy we are’ kind of newsletter, we’re fortunate to be...
Wary of consultants?

Wary of consultants?

Sometimes I cringe a little when being introduced as a consultant, especially in these anti-establishment times. It’s almost as if some folks keep a garlic necklace handy to fight off an unwanted bite. I’m certainly no fan of many consultancies that build in...
Your boss needs to read this book

Your boss needs to read this book

If you’ve still got too much “old” power driving your institution, here’s something to share with your boss, board and management team. New Power, by Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms is just the thing to create a stronger sense of urgency and...