How to Select Impact Metrics for Your Investors?
August 10, 2017
There’s no "One Kind" of foundation or Impact Investor and the variations boil down to lots of factors including their Vision statements. Today let's talk about two types of investors
Overall think of it like this, your Vision shapes your Outcomes and your Outcomes drive your metrics.
So, if your Vision is to have a specific outcome on society that involves a focus area, you may have a set grouping of impact metrics to monitor the progress toward your
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If your Vision is more oriented around
Sure, you want to know what the impact your financing has on the world. Keep in mind the difference between WHAT you care about and HOW you care about it. If what you care about is broader in nature, there is no way you can have a fixed selection of metrics that accurately
Actionable Impact Management (AIM) is a framework that guides readers through each of these three steps as well as how to communicate or share your impact findings. It is free and a good place to start for anyone wondering how to go about selecting enduring metrics around their impact hypothesis.
Topics: impact metrics
Rachel leads the Actionable Impact Management (AIM) framework development from SoPact's side and oversees partnerships.