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“So, what do you do?”

This entry is part 1 of 13 in the series Harvard Business School.

That was the opening question at my Harvard Business School course on Strategic Perspectives in Nonprofit Management. How many times a day do you get asked this question? I had already answered it at least 20 times today as I met the other students in the class. As part of the registration process we had all described what our charities do, and now the prof had gone through our answers and preselected who he wanted to ask this question of, “What do you do?” Most of the people answered with a description of their services or programs. More