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NOT All Enterprise is Social!

This article by Paul Hogan of the Oishei Foundation is a response to Buzz Schmidt’s “All Enterprise is Social.” Please join this conversation!

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Seeking What Makes Us Valid as People and as Organizations

Authenticity sometimes seems like a rare commodity – yet it is valuable beyond words in the work we do. Here we reprint a moving speech by Paul Hogan to the Buffalo Society of Artists about art, mental health and personal and organizational purpose.

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Developing Leaders by Stepping Aside

There is a well-used adage about good facilitation – “Don’t just say something, stand there!” One foundation took this advice, developing a very unstructured leader program. How did it work?

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Reluctant Dancers

The dynamics of the relationship between grantmaker and grantseeker drive—or block—open communication and the potential for change for people in both sectors.