Buzzwords that I Think Are Effective and Why
I’m not saying whether they’re necessarily good or bad, only that I’m recognizing them more and more. Some I’ll comment on; if I don’t have an opinion, I’ll just go on.
# — more and more memorable as time goes on;
Amplify – I’m hearing and seeing it more and more. As in Amplify Your Impact; I get a positive vibe from it;
Disruption – Disrupting homelessness – My opinion is that there is a negative connotation, stay away from using it;
Shape-shifting – I think it raises good questions about how organizations can produce social good;
Evidence-based practice – just now coming to fundraising to show how research backs up basic beliefs. Adds another layer of evidence either pro or con…that’s good.
Collective impact – I kind of like it because it helps focus attention on overall accomplishments by many rather than the few;
Please share any buzzwords you’ve been seeing more and more of.