Everything tagged “Sustain”

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    Toolkitting transformation

    Toolkitting transformation

    Against the backdrop of unprecedented levels of complexity and urgency, another toolkit might seem a rather insignificant affair.  Yet from a broader perspective, this initiative may grow into an important ‘boundary spanner’ en route to new coalitions, spaces and processes … Continued

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    More than a flash in the pan

    More than a flash in the pan

    A month ago we reported on the overwhelming response that we had received for the DIY Toolkit. Amazing as it was, there was some anxiety that this early interest wouldn’t be sustained.   Beyond tools for people working in development, … Continued

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    Marketing Mix

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      ‘Marketing’ what you do doesn’t have to mean selling it. The Marketing Mix will help you do this, if that’s your goal, but it’s also useful for defining the different ways in which people might form opinions about your … Continued

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    Critical Tasks List

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      The Critical Tasks List is a way to ensure that what you set out to do is actually possible with the timeframe and budget you have available. This is useful when working alone, but becomes even more important when … Continued

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    Business Plan

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      A Business Plan is just that: a structured description of how you do what you do. The plan needs to articulate the problem the business proposes to solve, a vision for how that will be accomplished, and what uniquely … Continued

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    Scaling Plan

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      Once a project or pilot has been successfully implemented, the next step is to build upon this success by sustaining and growing it further. Essentially this means extending the reach of your work to a bigger population. There are … Continued