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The first 100 days

January 20, 2021 | Pieta Blakely

The first 100 days of a leader’s tenure are the most important.  Why? Well, the concept has been used for leaders of corporations as well and some nonprofits. If you are a new leader or planning a transition, your first 100 days in a new role, or at a new organization or, hey, even a new year have ...

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economics, program evaluation

Measuring SES series: Income, need, and living wages

January 05, 2021 | Pieta Blakely

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a post on socio-economic status (SES). SES is usually understood to be a combination of three things: income, education, and occupation. There are multiple reasons why we might ask such as establishing need, making sure that we are reaching the population that needs ...

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A unique approach to an annual appeal with Ann O'Brien

December 21, 2020 | Pieta Blakely

Extraordinary times call for creative approaches to getting your message out. This fall, we were joined by Chris Lysy to talk about unconventional communication. We learned how effective pictures can be. 

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