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Author Crutchfield, Leslie R., 1968-

Title Forces for good : the six practices of high-impact nonprofits / Leslie R. Crutchfield and Heather McLeod Grant ; foreword by J. Gregory Dees.

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2012.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  658.048 C957F    Check Shelf
Edition Rev. and updated ed.
Description xii, 449 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-417) and index.
Contents Foreword to the Revised and Updated Edition / J. Gregory Dees -- Part One: Introduction -- Introduction to the Revised and Updated Edition -- Introduction to the First Edition.
Part Two: Achieving impact -- 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.
Part Three: New lessons for new times -- Thriving in tumultuous times -- Deepening the six practices -- Forces for local good -- Forces for good diagnostic tool.
Part Four: Appendixes and resources -- Appendix A: Research methodology for the First Edition -- Appendix B: Field experts -- Appendix C: Case study research guidelines and questions -- Appendix D: Original research interview list -- Appendix E: Updated organization profiles -- Appendix F: Research methodology and sources for new material -- Appendix G: Preface to the First Edition.
Summary Newly revised and updated, this valuable resource, profiling 12 nonprofits that have achieved remarkable levels of impact, including Habitat for Humanity and the Heritage Foundation, offers a wealth of information for creating significant social change.
Subject Nonprofit organizations -- Management.
Organizational effectiveness.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Nonprofit Organizations & Charities.
Leadership. (OCoLC)fst00994701
Nonprofit organizations -- Management. (OCoLC)fst01038913
Organizational effectiveness. (OCoLC)fst01047852
Organizations, Nonprofit -- organization & administration. (DNLM)D009939Q000458
Efficiency, Organizational. (DNLM)D017598
Added Author Grant, Heather McLeod, 1968-
Other Form: Online version: Crutchfield, Leslie R., 1968- Forces for good. Revised and updated. Hoboken, NJ : Jossey-Bass, 2012 9781118224571 (DLC) 2012008591 (OCoLC)778828902
ISBN 9781118118801 (hardback)
1118118804 (hardback)
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