• The Art of Readiness

    The Art of Readiness

    The article titled The ART of Readiness: A Practical Tool for Implementation Tailoring at the Activity Level presents a groundbreaking approach to implementation science, offering a practical tool named the… Read More

  • The Patterns in Award-Winning Data Storytelling

    The Patterns in Award-Winning Data Storytelling

    Data journalism is transforming how we understand and interact with information in the digital age. The article Patterns in Award Winning Data Storytelling by Adegboyega Ojo and Bahareh Heravi, provides… Read More

  • 101 Days of Implementation Science

    101 Days of Implementation Science

    Let’s resurrect another old post! This was published back in August 2020. It’s not quite Labor Day in the US, but the last days of summer are winding down. Last… Read More

  • Diversification of Nonprofit Revenue

    Diversification of Nonprofit Revenue

    The article Risk and Diversification of Nonprofit Revenue Portfolios: Applying Modern Portfolio Theory to Nonprofit Revenue Management by Heng Qu offers a groundbreaking perspective on nonprofit revenue management. This blog… Read More

  • The COVID Malaise: Sentiment Analysis Update

    The COVID Malaise: Sentiment Analysis Update

    Continuing our exploration of COVID stories from the past! A few months ago, I analyzed IHI’s Stories of COVID for their emotional content. I was interested both in the emotional… Read More

  • 101 Days of Evaluation: August 25, 2020

    101 Days of Evaluation: August 25, 2020

    Another resurrected post from the past! Lately, I’ve been focused on better ways to synthesize the academic literature. Even when I was a graduate student (and the job description was… Read More

  • Sentiment Analysis of Stories of COVID

    Note: This story was originally published in July 2020. We had some updated versions since then, but we’re pulling this back up in case you missed it the first time… Read More

  • Unveiling the Invisible: A Dive into the World of Surveys

    Unveiling the Invisible: A Dive into the World of Surveys

    Surveys have long been a cornerstone in understanding the invisible yet influential aspects of human cognition: beliefs, perceptions, attitudes, and reasoning. They are more than just a tool for data… Read More

  • the Impact of Participatory Theory-Driven Evaluation in Agricultural Innovation

    the Impact of Participatory Theory-Driven Evaluation in Agricultural Innovation

    In the ever-evolving field of agricultural innovation, understanding the effects and contributions of research is crucial. The article “Using a Participatory Theory Driven Evaluation Approach to Identify Causal Mechanisms in… Read More

  • The Science of Fundraising

    The Science of Fundraising

    In the dynamic and ever-evolving world of fundraising, A Brief Introduction to the Science of Fundraising [note, link will download a pdf] by Ashley V. Whillans presents groundbreaking insights. This… Read More

  • Unlocking the Potential of Non-Profit Fundraising: Insights from “A Brief Introduction to the Science of Fundraising”

    Unlocking the Potential of Non-Profit Fundraising: Insights from “A Brief Introduction to the Science of Fundraising”

    Fundraising is the lifeblood of non-profit organizations. It fuels their mission, drives their outreach, and enables them to make a significant impact in the world. Understanding the science behind effective… Read More

  • Unpacking the Mysteries of Organizational Resources: Insights from “Conservation of Resources in the Organizational Context”

    Unpacking the Mysteries of Organizational Resources: Insights from “Conservation of Resources in the Organizational Context”

    Organizations are complex systems, driven by various factors including resources, both tangible and intangible. Understanding how these resources impact organizational behavior and stress is pivotal for improving workplace environments. The… Read More