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Harvard business review on nonprofits.
Publication Information:
Boston : Harvard Business School Press, [1999]

Physical Description:
v, 209 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Can the public trust in nonprofits and governments be restored? / Regina E. Herzlinger -- Effective oversight: a guide for nonprofit directors / Regina E. Herzlinger -- The new work of the nonprofit board / Barbara E. Taylor, Richard P. Chait, and Thomas P. Holland -- When a business leader joins a nonprofit board / William G. Bowen -- Virtuous capital: what foundations can learn from venture capitalists / Christine W. Letts, William Ryan, and Allen Grossman -- Profits for nonprofits: find a corporate partner / Alan R. Andreasen -- Enterprising nonprofits / J. Gregory Dees -- Do better at doing good / V. Kastur Rangan, Sohel Darim, and Sheryl K. Sandberg.
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Central Library HD62.6 .H366 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area

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These eight articles examine all aspects of the work of modern nonprofit organizations. The essays cover topics such as earning the public trust and learning from the success of venture capitalists.

Table of Contents

1 Can Public Trust in Nonprofits and Governments Be Restored?Regina E. Herzlinger
2 Effective Oversight: A Guide for Nonprofit DirectorsRegina E. Herzlinger
3 The New Work of the Nonprofit BoardBarbara E. Taylor and Richard P. Chait and Thomas P. Holland
4 When a Business Leader Joins a Nonprofit BoardWilliam G. Bowen
5 Virtuous Capital: What Foundations Can Learn from Venture CapitalistsChristine W. Letts and William Ryan and Allen Grossman
6 Profits for Nonprofits: Find a Corporate PartnerAlan R. Andreasen
7 Enterprising NonprofitsJ. Gregory Dees
8 Do Better at Doing GoodV. Kasturi Rangan and Sohel Karim and Sheryl K. Sandberg
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