Entries for August 2016

Getting to Know the La Piana Team: An Interview with Mike Allison

Melissa Mendes Campos // Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Getting to Know the La Piana Team: An Interview with Mike Allison

In this edition of our staff interview series, we talk with Mike Allison, Senior Manager, about the parallels between community organizing and organizational development, as well as nonprofits’ growing advocacy role, and the latest book informing Mike’s ongoing inquiry and practice of strategy.

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Categories: Our Team
Tags: advocacy, nonprofit consulting

Consolidation in National Networks Takes Heat

Melissa Mendes Campos // Thursday, August 18, 2016

Consolidation in National Networks Takes Heat

In the past week, news articles about two major national networks have raised the question of whether consolidation among their respective councils and chapters has done more damage than good. The concerns are real, but there's also always more to the story.

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Categories: Nonprofits, Change Management, Collaboration and Strategic Restructuring, Commentary
Tags: current events, networks, organizational culture, strategic restructuring, strategy