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Reflections on Leadership for Social Change

The Nonprofit Imperative: Following the Evidence, but Leading the Charge

Dan Cardinali | Posted 08.31.2013 | Impact
Dan Cardinali

For the past several weeks, I've been writing about the urgent need to redefine "success" in the nonprofit sector.

Doing Good Is Complicated: Kind Campaign's Partnership With Mattel

Rosalind Wiseman | Posted 07.30.2011 | Education
Rosalind Wiseman

If you aren't careful, you can be co-opted by the system and/or perceived to have compromised yourself and your mission by people on the outside.

Paul Farmer: Early Influences That Led to a Career in Medicine

Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D.

At a recent roundtable, Partners in Health co-founder Paul Farmer, MD spoke about the influences early in his life that led to his career in medicine. Watch it here.

Paul Farmer -- The Need for "Systems Thinking" in Health Care (Video)

Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D.

Global health pioneer and Partners in Health co-founder Paul Farmer, MD recently emphasized the need to bring "systems thinking" into the discussion of improving the delivery of health care world-wide.

Jeffrey Immelt: Change vs. Social Change

Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D.

GE Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt, a 1978 Dartmouth graduate, says that to consider "change" and "social change" separately is a "losing proposition."

Michael Porter: The Value of Student Leadership Positions

Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D.

Michael Porter, the Harvard Business School strategy guru, talks about one significant influence in his educational career--a student leadership posit...

Paul Farmer: On Jim Kim's vision for Dartmouth (Video)

Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D.

In a recent talk, Global health pioneer and Partners in Health co-founder Paul Farmer, MD spoke of his friend Jim Yong Kim's vision as he begins his term as the 17th president of Dartmouth.

Is Constituency Democracy Destroying the U.S.A.? Solutions Provided by Readers

Paul David Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul David Walker

Many point out that without special interest groups, "bribing" our elected officials is the main problem. Bribery is one of the "high crimes" mentioned in Article 2, Section 4 of our constitution.

Ruth Simmons: The Profound Impact of One Teacher, One Class (Video)

Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sydney Finkelstein, Ph.D.

In a recent panel discussion, Brown University President Ruth Simmons talks about how the profound impact of one teacher in a high school course changed her life.