The Do Good Better Podcast: Frank talk about social innovation and the nonprofit sector.
Gain insight on trends and issues facing social innovators, social entrepreneurs, socially responsible businesses, and nonprofit leaders.
Host Trina Isakson blends rants, conversations with expert guests, and listener Q&A to share knowledge about social innovation, social enterprise, corporate social responsibility, social finance, social purpose businesses, careers in the nonprofit sector, social justice, board governance, volunteerism, philanthropy, and more.
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07 Jimmie Briggs on self care
In this episode of the Do Good Better Podcast I chat with Jimmie Briggs, author, speaker, and nonprofit leader about self care and the lessons he finally learned after a heart attack and kidney transplant. Links for today’s episode: Jimmie Briggs on Twitter (@briggsjimmie) Rockwood Leadership Institute
06 Brand communications with David Grad
In this episode I chat with David Grad, Emmy-winning producer and brand consultant, about brand communications, how to break down what exactly “brand” is, and what questions to ask when you’re planning to communicate your brand strategically. Links for today’s episode: Find David Grad on LinkedIn and Twitter (@davidgrad) An example of using Tinder for […]
05 Allison Jones on careers and leadership
In this episode of the Do Good Better Podcast I talk with Allison Jones, formerly of Idealist Careers at the time of the recording, but now with NTEN. We start off our conversation talking about career and labour market trends, but then get into the juicy topics of leadership, management, vulnerability, and learning. Listen via […]
04 Michael Lenczner on open data strategies in the nonprofit sector
In this episode of the Do Good Better Podcast I talk about my new role in Myanmar (Burma), and share a conversation with Michael Lenczner of PoweredbyData on how nonprofit organizations can be thinking strategically about data at a sector level. Resources mentioned in today’s episode: Michael Lenczner (@mlenc) Ajah // Fundtracker PoweredbyData landscape.ajah.ca Open Referral 211 […]
03 Dev Aujla on good jobs beyond the nonprofit sector
In this Do Good Better podcast episode I chat with Dev Aujla of Catalog about whether the nonprofit sector has lost its monopoly on jobs that do good, and what the job market looks like in new types of careers and companies that are doing good (ie not just nonprofits anymore!). I also talk about things […]
02 Gender justice in the nonprofit sector with Dara Parker
In this episode, Trina rants and raves about nonprofit sector conferences, she interviews Dara Parker about gender justice within the nonprofit sector, and gives advice to a young listener about whether or not to work in the nonprofit sector or instead to focus on financial independence first. Links and resources from this episode Association of […]