Advocacy & Development

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

News on gender issues in children's media

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

Davis pushes for better representation of women in film, TV

1/22/2015

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Geena Davis is among the Hollywood stars pushing for better representation of women in the TV and film industries, including more female directors of big-budget films. Maria Giese from the Directors G… Read More

Gay Politics Report

News about the LGBT community

Gay Politics Report

Published in partnership with: Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute

Healey sworn in as Mass. attorney general

1/27/2015

  • Boston Globe (tiered subscription model), The
  • Rainbow Times (Northampton, Mass.), The

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey took office Wednesday, becoming the first openly LGBT person to serve as a state's top law enforcement official. Healey, who was elected in November, pledge… Read More

UN Wire

News covering the UN and the world

UN Wire

Published in partnership with: United Nations Foundation

Kathy Calvin: Equality for women is "the ultimate game changer"

1/26/2015

  • Huffington Post, The

Giving women economic and social equality has economic and moral benefits, says Kathy Calvin, president and CEO of the United Nations Foundation. "If girls are allowed to stay in school just two more … Read More

Community Association Management SmartBrief

News for community association managers

Community Association Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers

Reassemble board, involve police to combat partying residents

1/27/2015

  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

A homeowner concerned with the partying ways of her neighbors who drink alcohol in the common areas -- even setting up tables and chairs that block the community's only entrance -- should reassemble t… Read More

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Housing industry news and information

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The MacArthur Foundation

Commentary: Health is inextricably linked to housing

1/21/2015

  • National Housing Institute/Rooflines blog

Global research has found an inextricable connection between the health of children and adults and the places they live, writes Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International. "If childr… Read More

SmartBrief Insights

News for association leaders

SmartBrief Insights

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Common problems with diversity and inclusion training

1/9/2015

  • Diversity Executive online

Diversity and inclusion training can fall flat if organizations fail to explain the business benefits, neglect the need for an integrated strategy or fail to discuss differences among various diversit… Read More

BoardSource SmartBrief

News for Nonprofit Governance

BoardSource SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: BoardSource

BoardSource releases data on board governance practices

1/27/2015

  • NonprofitQuarterly.org

BoardSource's 2014 Governance Index indicates that the percentage of nonprofit board members who are white has decreased from 91% to 80% since 2004. The index also suggests that nonprofit boards are s… Read More