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Five Good Ideas is now available as an audio book. Purchase it here.


Coach House Books has published Five Good Ideas: Practical Strategies for Non-Profit Success. Featuring a collection of the best ideas from our Five Good Ideas sessions, we’re sure that you’ll find the book a handy quick-reference guide.

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Five Good Ideas™: Practical Strategies for Non-Profit Success is the first in a series of books to be published based on the popular lunch-and-learn program of the same name.

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