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Nov 1, 2016

Primer: Advice for the Next President on Poverty and the Economy

How should the next president address poverty and the economy? Experts weigh in.

Oct 31, 2016

Photo of the Month: October 2016

Freelance workers get organized as the gig economy heats up, fighting for better protections, wages and benefits.

Oct 29, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Of Profits and Purpose

In this issue, privatization and poverty, inequality and political will, prison labor, the bad profit of Goodwill Omaha, and the new philanthropic giant Fidelity Charitable.

Oct 22, 2016

In Case You Missed It: More Rags Than Riches

In this issue, a call for an anti-poverty movement, the up-classing of contingency work, the wealthy's tax system, and the philanthropy of tech barons.

Oct 20, 2016

Soundbites: Mapping Data To Outcomes

Maggie McCullough of PolicyMap discusses how organizations and individuals can use data to understand their impact on a community level.

Oct 18, 2016

Soundbites: The Metrics That Matter in Housing Development

Maggie Grieve of Success Measures discusses a collaborative approach to building powerful metrics and serving more than 600 community-based organizations.

Oct 15, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Foxes in the Henhouse

In this issue, the bad behavior of bankers, debtors prison, the debate over mobile homes, and Hillary Clinton's plan for deep poverty.

Oct 11, 2016

Thinking On: Workers are Assets not Expenses

Could changing company disclosures on skills improvement lead to more investment in workers?

Oct 6, 2016

Field Notes: Filling the Youth Employment Gap

Bridgespan researchers share new hiring practices aimed at improving future job opportunities and income for "disconnected" youths.

Oct 4, 2016

Soundbites: Investing in Your Own Backyard

The Heron Foundation’s Toni Johnson discusses building communities and growing small businesses with Jennifer Pryce of the Calvert Foundation.