You Too Can Be Tinny

By Chris Gandy Another weekend and another chance encounter in the bush with my old friend Alf. Rain was forecast for the coming week and we were both trying to keep our other halves happy by stocking up on firewood. Needing little excuse to stop working, Alf quickly stopped sawing and started to regale me with […]

Making Happy Accidents Happen

By Dennis Fischman Ruth McCambridge, the editor of the excellent Nonprofit Quarterly, ask us to ponder: With all our policies, procedures, plans, strategies, best practices, theories of change, and expert evaluations, what are we missing? The answer is: serendipity. Sometimes we make great discoveries when we are not looking for them, or when we’re looking […]