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Two page-turning summer reads

This week we’re bringing you two great summer reads that will have you riveted to the page. Mistakes We Run With by the brilliant Canadian author Yasuko Thanh is reviewed by Katherine Verhagen Rodis. And I take a look at Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive by Stephanie Land with a foreward by Barbara Ehrenreich. Both books are memoirs by women…

Are we there yet?

Working in the charity sector means constantly being buffeted by external events out of your control. In an effort to counter the uncertainly, many people working in the sector seek ways to improve our understanding of external and internal dynamics so we can manage them. Help is on the way! Four new books are featured this week – The Intrepid Nonprofit by…