I mostly write about Nonprofits, Mobility, and Travel
- Digital Security & Grantcraft Guide / Ford Foundation
April 23, 2019
Funders ask us all kinds of questions about our financial, leadership, cultural, and management capacities. Not once has a funder asked me about our digital ...
- ↜ GrantAdvisor: A TripAdvisor for nonprofit funders
March 3, 2019
A new service where nonprofit professionals can review and rate their experience with funders, see other nonprofits’ experience with prospects, and read funders’ responses to ...
- ↜ As Tech Invades Cycling, Are Bike Activists Selling Out? | WIRED
January 19, 2019
We are building an ecosystem of active transportation professionals across the nonprofit, government, academic, institutional, and private sectors. When our employees gain diverse experiences in ...
- 🚴🏾♀️ A network approach to bike equity
January 14, 2019
Walkable and bikeable neighborhoods are in high demand, so when their availability is limited they are expensive. Building a large bike/ped network all at once ...
- 📊 We already run our nonprofits like businesses
January 10, 2019
“You should run your nonprofit like a business” is common unsolicited advice that often signals a fundamental misunderstanding or ignorance about the nonprofit sector. We ...
- ✈️ Year in Cities 2018
December 26, 2018
Back to the mountains
- 🤔 Combating Decision Fatigue
September 22, 2018
Decision fatigue is a real thing. We all have a finite daily capacity for making decisions. Stewarding that capacity is a key part of success ...
- 🏔 Rocky Mountain National Park
August 30, 2018
Back to the mountains for a proper visit for the first time in years. Based at Moraine Park Campground for an unplugged week of camping, ...
- 🇱🇻Visiting Riga, Lativa
June 23, 2018
A beautiful, friendly city that I would love to return to and explore more, along with the rest of the Baltic states
- 🇩🇪 Visiting Berlin
April 26, 2018
A week was not enough. I should have visited much sooner!