Measuring The Wrong Things The Wrong Way in the Social Sector – The Stand Together Podcast

In this podcast, Evan Feinberg and Dr. Todd Rose unpack some of the broken paradigms that exist in philanthropy and exploring some necessary shifts in that vision. They discuss the science of individuality, and assumptions that the average is a real thing that represents most people, when in fact it doesn’t represent anyone.

What if nonprofits and social sector institutions designed interventions around individual needs and environments rather than generalized metrics? It’s better to study the noise in the data, and focus on key ingredients that can work in different settings and situations.

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