Monthly Archives: February 2011

Createquity is a blog written by Ian David Moss, Fractured Atlas’ Research Director. His “top ten” list of important arts policy stories was posted late last year, but if you missed it, it is well worth a read (and not … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Nonprofits are subject to ever increasing scrutiny from both institutional and individual donors, many of whom are equipped with online resources that evaluate their operational effectiveness. I recently listened to Network for Good’s interesting webinar on this topic entitled “Uncharitable?”. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Given that much of WolfBrown’s work helps organizations demonstrate accountability through rigorous evaluation of their programs, I found a recent article in The Economist quite interesting. The article states that “70% of Americans trust non-profit outfits more than government or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

If you’ve often wondered why Moses and the Israelites spent 40 years in the desert, it’s probably because Moses presented the “Ten Commandments” without first reading Buy-In, a new book by John P. Kotter and Lorne A. Whitehead that deconstructs … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Crowd-sourcing is the application of democratic principles to content and decision-making, from the design of cars and sneakers, to selecting winning performances (à la American Idol). While its implementation in the arts may send shivers down many aesthetic spines (particularly … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

During a recent trip to New Orleans, I reconnected with an urban planning friend, now a professor at University of New Orleans. We exchanged many stories about our respective studies and project work. Since then, I’ve been mulling over the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment