Currently Browsing: Kari Mirkin
Authors Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn have penned two books in recent years aiming to ignite social movements in response to the oppression of women worldwide and the challenges of poverty. Here, I take a look at how their writing fares in moving one reader (me) to action.
Today’s post is Kari Mirkin’s review of the book Everyone Leads: Building Leadership from the Community Up by Paul Schmitz. Why another leadership book? According to Paul Schmitz, former Public Allies CEO, when the nonprofit sector focuses so much on building effective organizations and not enough on building effective communities, vital voices, potential leaders, and […]
“Don’t fly in because the place happens to be at the top of the news today and then fly out as soon as something else comes to top it off.”