Category Archives: Events & Training

Data Viz Training MOOC

Alberto Cairo’s third ‘Introduction to Infographics and Visualization’ Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), offered through the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, will begin October 6. It’ll be shorter than the two previous courses —four weeks, instead of six. … Continue reading

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Culture of Accountability Takes Off In Vermont: Upcoming Events & Share YOUR News

There is a growing interest in building a Culture of Accountability across Vermont state agencies, nonprofits and within the funding community. Further evidence of this came across our desk this week, with news of these upcoming events. Be sure to … Continue reading

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Measuring What Matters at VBSR Conference on 11/14

A panel on Measuring What Matters: Vermont Initiatives to Measure Sustainable Well-being has been selected for VBSR’s Annual Conference on November 14th in West Dover, Vermont. Facilitated by Kate McCarthy of the Vermont Natural Resources Council, panel members from the … Continue reading

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Results Based Accountability Barnstorming: Measuring How We Make a Difference

In September, Results-Based Accountability™ founder Mark Friedman brought three days of training and policy discussion to Vermont nonprofits, state agency leaders, legislators, and funders. Friedman worked closely with Con Hogan and the Vermont Agency of Human Services in the early … Continue reading

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Measuring What Matters Conference Follow Up

Thank you again for participating in Measuring What Matters on May 30th at UVM–a collaboration of the Gund Institute, GNHUSA, Common Good Vermont and Benchmarks for a Better Vermont. Conference participants came primarily from the fields of education, environment, community … Continue reading

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