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Hetal Sheth2/13/22 10:02 PM3 min read

Putting the “S” in ESG

There is no environmental, social, and governance (ESG) achievement without the S. Truly ...
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Hetal Sheth2/6/22 10:23 PM4 min read

3 Steps to Move from Shareholder to Stakeholder Impact

Impact-driven organizations want to make their funders happy. But who is impacted? Too ...
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Hetal Sheth1/25/22 2:04 AM4 min read

Why ESG Surveys Miss the Mark for Sustainability?

If you are a social enterprise or non-profit organization, asset managers have worked ...
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Unmesh Sheth1/17/22 9:34 PM4 min read

5 Social Enterprise Challenges Hindering Their Growth

Social enterprises (SEs) measure success in two ways. The first is by generating economic ...
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Hetal Sheth1/11/22 1:57 AM5 min read

How social procurement saves corporations from underdevelopment?

Business-as-usual cannot address the urgent social and environmental challenges of today. ...
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Unmesh Sheth12/20/21 1:04 AM5 min read

Impact investments Measurement Best Practices

How should impact investors think about the impact measurement of the portfolio?  What ...
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Hetal Sheth12/14/21 1:09 AM5 min read

Attribution vs Contribution in Impact Measurement

Social enterprises seek to generate a positive impact on society. To what extent can we ...
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Hetal Sheth12/4/21 1:43 PM4 min read

Theory behind social impact experiments

In science class, we learn that an experiment is a procedure to test a hypothesis. In the ...
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Unmesh Sheth11/23/21 12:55 PM5 min read

Design Effective Impact Experiments

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Unmesh Sheth11/3/21 5:27 AM5 min read

Beyond Theory of Change Worksheet

The theory of change is a foundation for social purpose organizations. Yet, often many ...
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Unmesh Sheth9/9/21 7:16 AM6 min read

Seven steps to build IMM maturity for your impact portfolio

Social enterprises, businesses, or nonprofits play a pivotal role in addressing societal ...
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Unmesh Sheth8/9/21 11:30 AM7 min read

Measuring Social Impact Needs New Approach: Continuous Learning

Most agree that impact measurement and management done right can help maximize social ...
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Lorena Rodriguez8/9/21 9:01 AM3 min read

5 Reasons: Why you should measure social impact?

Measuring impact is the recognized way to show the value your organization is delivering ...
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Hetal Sheth8/11/20 3:00 PM5 min read

Demonstrate impact through effective stakeholder impact analysis

In 2019, we talked with Ben Carpenter from Social Value International regarding "What is ...
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Unmesh Sheth4/10/20 2:18 PM7 min read

Monitoring and evaluation plan for effective donor engagement

If you are a nonprofit, international development organization, or social enterprise, you ...
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Hetal Sheth2/10/20 8:51 AM6 min read

SDG Washing: What it is & How to Avoid It

Introduction to SDG Washing Sustainability is a hot topic, with consumers increasingly ...
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Unmesh Sheth1/28/20 2:24 PM9 min read

Unlock True Impact: Five Dimensions Of Impact for Actionable Result

Unlock Five Dimensions of Impact: Enterprise and Investors  Impact investing has gained ...
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Alan Pierce1/3/20 12:00 AM6 min read

How to Choose the Right Impact Indicators to Demonstrate Impact

Successful mission-driven organizations artfully articulate impact to a variety of ...
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Hetal Sheth11/4/19 4:40 PM8 min read

Learning stakeholder impact through impact data analytics

Are you a mission-driven organization? Are you an asset manager like Impact Fund, Funds ...
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Hetal Sheth10/15/19 3:44 PM10 min read

SDG 11 Target and Indicators:  Scaling Community Development

SDG 11 Target and Indicators:  Scaling Community Development   The majority of urban ...
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Unmesh Sheth10/7/19 1:02 PM7 min read

8 Major Monitoring & Evaluation Challenges and How To Overcome Them!

While many nonprofits and INGOs may have Monitoring and Evaluation software, often, they ...
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Hetal Sheth9/11/19 5:02 PM5 min read

Streamline IRIS Impact Measurement and Management

This article was first published in the next billion. Impact investors have long turned ...
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Alan Pierce9/3/19 1:20 PM4 min read

3 Tips for Measuring Social Impact Projects

Have you ever led a social organization or directed a project with a global reach? If so, ...
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Unmesh Sheth8/27/19 3:28 PM12 min read

8 Effective Phases of Impact Data Management

Are you a mission-driven organization looking to build an impact data strategy? Where do ...
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Alan Pierce7/16/19 10:39 AM6 min read

Unlock Growth with Gender Lens Investing

Gender lens investing has become a significant global trend toward achieving gender ...
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Alan Pierce6/29/19 3:09 PM7 min read

Why shift from MDG To SDG?

Global development planning and initiatives have changed immensely in recent decades. ...
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Alan Pierce5/3/19 3:26 PM7 min read

Designing effective Nonprofit Theory of Change

Theory of change nonprofit  A theory of change (TOC) is a tool nonprofit organizations ...
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Unmesh Sheth4/26/19 2:22 PM4 min read

SDG 3 Targets and Indicators: Mobile Healthcare

How to scale mobile healthcare? There is a fallacy in the social sector that impact ...
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Alan Pierce4/16/19 12:31 PM5 min read

3 Reasons Why Collective Impact Model is the Future of Social Change

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Alan Pierce12/13/18 1:58 PM6 min read

How to Measure Sdg Impact & Sustainable Development Goals (Part 2)

Reports year after year tell us that we need to catch up on achieving the 17 Sustainable ...
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