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The Wisdom of Crowds$7.95
In this fascinating book, New Yorker business columnist James Surowiecki explores a deceptively simple idea: Large groups of people are smarter than an elite few, no matter how brilliant–better at solving problems, fostering innovation, coming to wise decisions, even predicting the future.
Transformational Governance: How Boards Achieve Extraordinary Change$7.95
Transformational Governance provides membership associations and other nonprofit boards insight on how to implement effective governance change. Rather than focusing on the behaviors and qualities of the individuals who serve, light is shed on the processes board members and staff use to transform their boards. Armed with ASAE Foundation funded research, this title fills a void in governance literature by emphasizing diagnosis and problem solving. The book also offers illustrative examples and interesting case stories from a wide range of nonprofits.
World Cafe: Shaping Our Futures Through Conversations That Matter$7.95
The World Cafe is a flexible, easy-to-use process for fostering collaborative dialogue, sharing mutual knowledge, and discovering new opportunities for action. Based on living systems thinking, this innovative approach creates dynamic networks of conversation that can catalyze an organization or community’s own collective intelligence around its most important questions.