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Forces for good : the six practices of high-impact nonprofits

Author: Leslie R Crutchfield; Heather McLeod Grant; Fuqua School of Business (Duke University). Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship.
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2008.
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"Great nonprofits spend as much time working with institutions outside their four walls as they do managing their internal operations. They use the power of leverage to become greater forces for good. This book reveals the six powerful practices of twelve high-impact nonprofits and tells their stories." "Leslie Crutchfield and Heather McLeod Grant spent four years surveying thousands of nonprofit leaders, conducting  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie R Crutchfield; Heather McLeod Grant; Fuqua School of Business (Duke University). Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship.
ISBN: 9780787986124 0787986127
OCLC Number: 144769378
Notes: "A project of the Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business."
Awards: Association of American Publishers PROSE Award, 2008.
Description: xvii, 313 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Forces for good --
Advocate and serve --
Make markets work --
Inspire Evangelists --
Nurture nonprofit networks --
Master the art of adaptation --
Share leadership --
Sustaining impact --
Putting it into practice.
Responsibility: Leslie R. Crutchfield and Heather McLeod Grant ; foreword by Steve Case.

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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,  Read more...
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"Author with Valley roots help nonprofits partner with others in communities to share their missions." (Fresno Bee) "...the books strength is how well it translates business practices and Read more...

 
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