The Resource Connecting to change the world : harnessing the power of networks for social impact, Peter Plastrik, Madeleine Taylor, and John Cleveland, (ebook)

Connecting to change the world : harnessing the power of networks for social impact, Peter Plastrik, Madeleine Taylor, and John Cleveland, (ebook)

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Connecting to change the world : harnessing the power of networks for social impact
Title
Connecting to change the world
Title remainder
harnessing the power of networks for social impact
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Peter Plastrik, Madeleine Taylor, and John Cleveland
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eng
Summary
Something new and important is afoot. Nonprofit and philanthropic organizations are under increasing pressure to do more and to do better to increase and improve productivity with fewer resources. Social entrepreneurs, community-minded leaders, nonprofit organizations, and philanthropists now recognize that to achieve greater impact they must adopt a network-centric approach to solving difficult problems. Building networks of like-minded organizations and people offers them a way to weave together and create strong alliances that get better leverage, performance, and results than any single organization is able to do. While the advantages of such networks are clear, there are few resources that offer easily understandable, field-tested information on how to form and manage social-impact networks. Drawn from the authors' deep experience with more than thirty successful network projects, Connecting to Change the World provides the frameworks, practical advice, case studies, and expert knowledge needed to build better performing networks. Readers will gain greater confidence and ability to anticipate challenges and opportunities. Easily understandable and full of actionable advice, Connecting to Change the World is an informative guide to creating collaborative solutions to tackle the most difficult challenges society faces
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Midwest
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Plastrik, Peter
Dewey number
658/.046
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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1918-
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  • Taylor, Madeleine
  • McElfresh, Adeline
  • hoopla digital
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  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Online social networks
  • Social change
Target audience
adult
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Connecting to change the world : harnessing the power of networks for social impact, Peter Plastrik, Madeleine Taylor, and John Cleveland, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781610915335
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11446810
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remote
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11446810
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MWT11446810
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Connecting to change the world : harnessing the power of networks for social impact, Peter Plastrik, Madeleine Taylor, and John Cleveland, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781610915335
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11446810
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11446810
System control number
MWT11446810
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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