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Chad Cooper in front of the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music. Credit: Cole Wilson
October 5, 2018
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Heeding the Siren Song of Service

Chad Cooper left a fast-track banking career when the struggling Brooklyn Conservatory of Music called his name.

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A homeless man reads a paper saying "You are beautiful, you are valuable, you are loved" | Reuters/Brian Snyder
May 5, 2017
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When Nonprofits Act Like Businesses, Transparency Improves

A 12-year study reveals that charities that adopt modern strategies are more likely to share and collaborate.
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Paul Auerbach: Lessons from the Disaster Zone

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Why Social Movements Should Favor Collaboration over Confrontation

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David Larcker: Nonprofit Boards Fall Short

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