Point of Accountability

Is your organization aligned on its Point of Accountability? Recently we heard a funder’s excitement about the clear purpose, and conviction to achieve it, that a grantee had gained after working with us. In fact, the funder wanted that same clarity for themselves. It reminded us that clarity of purpose and accountability is a rare [...]

By |2019-05-28T20:01:51-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Impact Clarity, Strategy|0 Comments

Bringing Strategy to Life, with Shelley Zuckerman

Sally interviews Shelley Zuckerman of the North York Community House, an organization that supports its community members to settle, thrive and lead. They discuss the process of defining NYCH's intended impact and aligning the organization to its impact in the broader community. Shelley also tells us about NYCH's continuous effort to measure its [...]

By |2019-05-28T21:27:55-04:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Impact Clarity, Podcast, Strategy|0 Comments

Announcing: the Impact Podcast

We are proud to announce the launch of our brand new podcast, Impact. Impact is a show about change makers getting things done. Sally Fazal and Lynn Fergusson of Social Impact Advisors talk to NGO leaders, philanthropists, social entrepreneurs and environmental innovators about their goals and how they’re reaching them. The first two episodes are [...]

By |2019-05-28T21:27:05-04:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Impact Clarity, News, Podcast|0 Comments

June 2018 | Updates And Opportunities

Hello! Where does the time go?  Unbelievably, the summer is almost here.  We wanted to get a quick update out before everyone scatters to the sunshine. B Corp Leadership Development Day Social Impact Advisors is celebrating 1 year as a certified B Corp! We’re excited to be presenting at the Ontario B Corp Leadership Development [...]

By |2019-05-28T21:45:15-04:00June 8th, 2018|Categories: Evaluation, Impact Clarity, Leadership, News|0 Comments

News and Events

2018 has been busy so far and we're delighted to be kicking off a number of new projects in strategic planning, facilitation, collective impact, and Innoweave's Impact and Strategic Clarity module. In the coming months, we will be updating this space more often to share what we're learning. We are grateful to all the community [...]

By |2019-05-28T20:16:35-04:00February 25th, 2018|Categories: Impact Clarity, News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Doing Strategy Well

Innoweave is running a free series of workshops across Canada this fall. The link is for the Toronto and York region event on October 2, but please check here for events across the country.   Impact Accelerators get leaders thinking about the impact their organizations are making in the world and unpack processes and tools to [...]

By |2018-11-01T16:10:16-04:00September 18th, 2017|Categories: Impact Clarity, Leadership, News, Strategy, Value of Coaching|0 Comments

Thinking Ahead: Making the Most of Your Strategic Planning Process

A day long training workshop with Sally Fazal and Lynn Fergusson of Social Impact Advisors (www.socialimpactadvisors.ca), an organization which works with not-for-profit organizations, foundations and companies to define and focus on the social impact they aim to achieve, and develop the strategies and actions to make it happen. The goal for the day will be [...]

By |2017-05-24T18:16:34-04:00May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Impact Clarity, Strategy|0 Comments

How are you? Busy!

I look forward to the day when more of us will answer the question "How are you?" with something besides "Busy." So many not-for-profits are operating on a shoestring and their leaders are so busy keeping the lights on and putting out fires there is no time left over to think. Without some strategic clarity [...]

By |2017-05-12T16:49:12-04:00May 12th, 2017|Categories: Impact Clarity, Strategy|0 Comments

Getting Started in Collective Impact

I have spent most of my career working in corporate settings, and have spent the past 7 years consulting in the non-profit sector. Since leaving corporate Canada, I have learned a lot about how successful strategy differs in this sector and a lot more about how it’s the same. Setting clear goals and establishing accountability, [...]

By |2017-03-31T16:08:54-04:00March 31st, 2017|Categories: Impact Clarity, Leadership, Strategy, Value of Coaching|0 Comments