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Welcome to NEDRA's Industry News blog, where we feature news articles and other items of interest to the research community, curated by the NEDRA News Editor-In-Chief. We hope these selections will be of interest to you - and encourage you to share your thoughts and comments here!

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  • 28 Oct 2016 4:12 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    In the for-profit sector, there’s a common phrase: fail early, fail often. But for nonprofit organizations, this philosophy is not often exercised.


    http://www.forbes.com/sites/toriutley/2016/10/28/why-nonprofit-organizations-should-take-risks-more-often-even-if-it-means-failure/#59756dcb7f25

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:12 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Mayoral funds represent an interesting development in local philanthropy, and not one without controversy.


    http://www.insidephilanthropy.com/home/2016/10/12/in-new-york-an-explosion-of-partnerships-between-philanthrop.html

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:11 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    This blog post talks about the challenges faced by membership organizations in raising funds from members.


    http://pndblog.typepad.com/pndblog/2016/10/how-associations-can-overcome-fundraising-barriers.html

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:10 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Helen Brown has some great ideas for training new researchers in this blog post (and gives a shout-out to NEDRA Bootcamps).


    https://www.helenbrowngroup.com/expanding-prospect-research-horizons

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:10 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Many managers believe money is the key to motivating workers, but one behavior expert suggests the biggest motivator is actually happiness.


    http://www.case.org/Publications_and_Products/AdvWeeklyOct242016/What_Truly_Motivates_Employees_to_Work_Hard.html

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:08 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

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  • 28 Oct 2016 4:07 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Just when we thought the overhead myth might become an unpleasant memory, Charity Navigator brings back ranking scores based on arbitrary overhead evaluation.


    https://nonprofitquarterly.org/2016/10/05/dear-charity-navigator-dont-backtrack-overhead-now

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:07 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    As wealth has become much more concentrated among the rich, it appears that the kinds of charities preferred by wealthier people are seeing disproportional growth.


    http://www.newyorker.com/business/currency/the-wealth-gap-in-philanthropy

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:06 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Cinthia Schuman Ottinger examines the DATA Act’s potential to shed light on nonprofit spending.


    https://marketsforgood.org/the-data-act-a-look-ahead

  • 28 Oct 2016 4:05 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Collectively, the 50 top givers donated $11.1 billion in 2015, and more than $127 billion over their lifetimes.


    http://www.forbes.com/sites/katiasavchuk/2016/10/05/meet-americas-top-givers-of-2015/#78f72f9b688a

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