Is growth really something to be worshipped by a not-for-profit?

By Tom Collins  For over 30 years I have observed the Australian not-for-profit sector from both the perspective of a senior leader in a variety of organisations and, more lately, as a consumer of services. Over this times I have seen a number of changes in various parts of the sector but one constant that has intrigued […]

Measuring social impact – gains and gaps

By Chris Gandy One of our major Touchstones is “Effect”. In other words, what is the effect or impact of our programs? Are they positively changing behaviour, assisting our clients to a better place, reversing global warming etc.? While it is really encouraging to come across more and more organisations genuinely talking about this Touchstone, […]