As we set about to organize the TAP Summit, we’ve drawn from best practices established by other collaborative endeavors.
Research by FSG Social Impact consultants John Kania and Mark Kramer shows that successful collective impact initiatives typically have five conditions that together produce true alignment and lead to powerful results:
1) a common agenda
2) shared measurement systems
3) mutually reinforcing activities
4) continuous communication
5) backbone support organizations
Read the full journal article here. h/t Lucas Cioffi