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THANK: November 2006

Understanding The Awesome Power In Simple Acts of Gratitude and Implementing a Year-End Thank-a-Thon For Your Stakeholders.
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The Caribbean Youth Advocacy and Action Agenda on Violence Prevention (The AAA)

Common Ground was contracted to engage with young people from across the region to develop The Caribbean Youth Advocacy and Action Agenda on Violence Prevention (The AAA), which we wrote and designed. The AAA was released at the Caribbean Summit on Youth Violence Prevention, which brought together approximately 250 participants from 21 countries in Georgetown, Guyana in 2019.
Categories: Advocacy, Contemporary Leadership, Published Resource, Working With Young People, Youth Development, Youth Engagement


The Status Quo Bias

We wrote this case study for the Mentoring Resource Center in 2009 to help organizations who are having a difficult time managing necessary change.
Categories: Change Management, Contemporary Leadership, Healthy Organizations, Published Resource, Strategic Planning


TRAIN: July 2006

Experiential Education, Strategic Training Design, SMART Objectives, and Six Questions in the Minds of All Audiences.
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Treasure Mapping Podcast

A simple activity that you can lead to help your team recognize all of the people and organizations that already care about your work; and who are potential donors. This podcast is only about six minutes in length. I hope you'll listen and try the activity.
Categories: Board Development, Capacity Building, Change Management, Fundraising & Development, Healthy Organizations, Institutional Strengthening, Published Resource, Sustainability, Training & Facilitation, Training Activity


Understanding Servant Leadership

Servant leadership is at the heart of Common Ground's LEAD Model™ and this primer explains the core concepts.
Categories: About Common Ground, Board Development, Contemporary Leadership, International Development, Management, Working With Young People


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