Practicing Innovation: An Inside Job

Innovators need to be driven by purpose, spend some quiet time deeply thinking...


Finding Courage to Do Something Great

For a little more than a year, I’ve been involved with ECHO, an organization...


Ethnography in Nonprofit Program Evaluation

Ask a nonprofit professional how her work is going, and you will likely be met...


Scaling the qual/quant divide

1) Qualitative and quantitative research and data collection are mutually...


But what if it’s not statistically significant?

I met with some company stakeholders at a client’s office the other day,...


Trust me, I’m a Thinker/Analyst

The coolest job title I’ve ever had is Thinker/Analyst. Paraphrased highlights...


The key to true business Innovation

When I tell people I’m an anthropologist, they are more likely to assume I dig...


Using Gamification to Motivate and Manage Your Intrapreneur Community

Vodafone uses innovation as a business driver. Our innovation program is largely...