Stories from the Change Network

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Understanding Compassion Fatigue: A Guide for Changemakers

Explore the signs of compassion fatigue, its impact on changemakers, and strategies to support their resilience and well-being.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystJul 8, 2024 11:48 AM

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Opening Doors: How Representation Transforms Relationships in Cultural Institutions

See how equitable representation fosters trust, drives innovation, and builds lasting relationships in cultural institutions.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystJul 2, 2024 12:38 PM

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How Closely Do Your Daily Activities Align with Your Core Values?

This blog offers practical steps for analyzing and restructuring your routine to live a more authentic, value-based life.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystJun 23, 2024 8:11 PM

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Power, Harm and Institutional Trauma: The Underlying Dynamics of a Dysfunctional Organization

Understand the impact of power imbalances and institutional trauma on organizations and discover ways to address them.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystJun 17, 2024 2:03 PM

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Our Top 3 Most Reported Breakthroughs to Embodying DEI Work in 2023

What were teams’ most reported breakthroughs to embodying diversity, equity, and inclusion? We looked back through a year’s worth of reports to give you a sense.

Lauren Benetua, StaffJun 10, 2024 4:14 PM

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Unraveling Equity: An Exploration of Its Meaning and How You Can Practice it in the Workplace

Understand what it really means and explore practical steps to implement it in your organization.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystMay 12, 2024 8:31 PM

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Lessons from Severed Ties: How can Organizations Learn from Ended Relationships with Communities?

Learn how to navigate the painful end of relationships with communities, gleaning valuable lessons to foster healthier, more equitable, and authentic bonds in the future.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystMay 6, 2024 9:07 AM

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Is Your DEI Work Structural or Superficial?

Surface level DEI Efforts vs. Systemic Transformations in Civic and Cultural Institutions.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystApr 28, 2024 8:47 PM

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Why Do I Feel Excluded From My Local Public Institution?

Ways to identify and address exclusionary practices in your organization.

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystApr 19, 2024 3:02 AM

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Our Top 3 Most Reported Challenges to Embodying DEI Work in 2023

What were teams’ most reported challenges to embodying diversity, equity, and inclusion? We looked back over a year’s worth of reports to give you a sense.

Lauren Benetua, StaffApr 15, 2024 1:45 PM

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"Free For ALL" - March 2024

Join us once a month to be part of our team's synergistic conversations, designed with the intention to spur thoughtful action

Siena Beacham, Storytelling & Content CatalystApr 8, 2024 1:09 PM

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Why Diversity is Not Enough

Adding Black and Brown faces to your team will not change your organization.

Vanessa Ramalho, Director of Storytelling & RelationshipsMar 29, 2024 6:27 PM

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