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View Resource Free Management Library

Created by Carter McNamara and sponsored by the Virginia McKnight Binger Fund and the Management Assistance Program for Nonprofits, the Free Management Library is a clearinghouse of Websites ranging in topics from Advertising and Promotion to Y2K. The Free Management Library aims to supply "basic, how-to management information to managers -- particularly those with very limited resources."...
View Resource CEOs for Cities

The past few years have seen a growing number of organizations, institutions, and national think tanks express an increasing concern for sustaining the competitive economic advantage of major urban areas. One such group is CEOS for Cities, which is a national bipartisan alliance of mayors, corporate executives, university presidents, and other nonprofit leaders whose primary directive is to...
View Resource 2007 CEO Compensation Study

Charity Navigator provides high-quality information about charities in order "to advance a more efficient and responsive philanthropic marketplace." One of the more recently published studies is the 2007 CEO Compensation Study. Visitors can read this annotated report here in its entirety, and it contains a wealth of information about the subject. In the year 2007, their research shows that the top...
View Resource Gather: The Art and Science of Effective Convening

The Rockefeller Foundation, along with the Monitor Institute and Monitor Deloitte, provides this new guidebook for the purpose of assisting groups who are in the beginning stages of planning a convening, an event which asks groups of people to come together for a short time to accomplish a shared goal for an organization, or for the greater good. The guidebook, which is available as a PDF,...

View Resource Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO) makes it their mission to promote the strategies and practices that contribute to grantee success. To this end, the GEO website contains information about its outreach efforts, peer learning opportunities, conferences, and upcoming events. Within GEO Priorities visitors can learn about the organization's own development plan and long-term goals, while...