With this book, Joan continues the wise advice she gave in Alliances, Coalitions and Partnerships: Building Collaborative Organizations, 2004. Joan gives practical advice for increasing not only the chance of a successful collaborative, but also the degree of positive community impact from the collaborations. Her books fill a void in the nonprofit literature.
The book is primarily based on Joan's extensive experience with human service organizations seeking to collaborate within a diverse and challenged city. Those working on collaborations involving other types of nonprofits, or collaborations with a broader geographic scope, will still find considerable wisdom and useful… Read more