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Jan 13, 2014

President’s Letter: A Look Back at 2013

Heron’s President Clara Miller takes a look at how 2013 shaped the foundation, which has undergone significant changes.

Jan 19, 2014

In Case You Missed It: Living with Job Scarcity

In this issue, we have thinking on the women in poverty, employers of last resort, improving social mobility and the U.S. employment outlook.

Jan 25, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Capital State of the Union

In this issue, the president’s middle class plea, “inclusive capitalism,” trade deals vs. wages, poverty stress, Davos, and whether impact investors expect too much.

Jan 25, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Labor Market's Missing Pieces

In this issue, Wall Street’s “wealth addiction,” Davos and the global inequality debate, the nonprofit overhead myth, and more on the state of the labor market.

Jan 31, 2014

The Power of Information: Data at Work for Enterprises

Check out this web video with data experts discussing the challenges of mission-driven and finance-driven enterprise data.

Feb 1, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Debate Over Opportunity For All

In this week’s issue, we have a variety of reactions to the State of the Union, with thoughts on the relationship between the work ethic and the free market, the business case for reducing inequality, and innovation in philanthropy.

Feb 8, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Economic Immobility Challenge

This week we explore surprising news on mobility, marriage as a poverty cure, whether apprenticeships can fix the skills gap, and the sin of doing good deeds.

Feb 13, 2014

Video Highlight: Wallowing in the Data

Annie Donovan of Coop Metrics explains why to some degree it doesn't matter if a data point is about financial or impact data.

Feb 13, 2014

Multimedia: Data-Driven vs. Data-Informed

In this highlight from our January webinar, panelist Jake Porway of Datakind argues that there isn’t a clear line between financial data and impact data.

Feb 13, 2014

Video Highlight: How Small Orgs Start Toward Big Data

In this highlight from our January webinar with experts on data at work for enterprises, Market's for Good's Eric J. Henderson asked, how can a small organization with a small budget get started on the data trail?