Back Issues of The Insider

Back Issues of The Insider

The Insider keeps Humentum’s members, as well as other development professionals, informed about timely topics relevant to the NGO community worldwide. It also features articles on sector-specific issues, news about events that we sponsor with our members or industry partners, and the most current listings on our job board.

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July 11,2018

From Our CEO: Annual Conference Preview 

Institutionaling CARE Canada's Safety and Security Risk Appetite, by Melanie Murphy 

From Data Collection to Data Use: Advancing a Data-Centric ICT4D Strategy, by Steve Hellen 

Lessons From The Trench: Reviving A Global LMS by Tita Ruiz & Stevie Trittin

Getting the Most out of our Annual Conference 


June 6, 2018

From Our CEO: Multiplying Agility 

Our Learning Promise to You 

Member Profile: Titus Syengo, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation 

The Power of Candid Conversations in Partner Negotiations 

Getting the Most out of our Annual Conference 

May 2, 2018

From Our CEO: Running for Excellence 

Member Profile: Edna Ogwangi, Rise Against Hunger 

Building Financial Management Capacity in Sierra Leone 

Humentum Welcomes Two New Board Members 

Promoting Operational Excellence at Social Impact 

April 11, 2018

From our CEO: Highlighting our Resilient Network

Learning from the L&D Thinkers

Reflections from our Marketing Manager

Boosting Performance on a Budget

It's Coming: Our 2018 Annual Conference


March 14, 2018

From our CEO: Strengthening Trust

Our Statement on the #AidToo Movement

Reflections on the first Humentum conference in East Africa

What makes training stick?

Assessing grantees financial health with the Ford Foundation


February 7, 2018

From our CEO: Operational Excellence is Trending

The Disruptive Finance Function: One CFO's Story

Announcing our first Online Massive Open Online Course

Tax Reform's Impact on Nonprofits in our Sector

Learning with Humentum: Afrin Kahn, Counterpart International

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): A Resource 


January 10, 2018

From our CEO: Aspirations for the New Year

The Survey Says...Highlights from Humentum's Comp & Benefits Report

Our Programmatic Merger with NPOKI

Learning with Humentum: Sarah Luche Durso, NCBA CLUSA

New on our blog: Mercy Corps Looks at Culture


December 6, 2017

From Our CEO: A Community Being Bold

Member Profile: Fayth Centeno, Seeds of Peace

Learning Profile: Gillian Withell, Medair

Introducing the Register of Finance Professionals

In Case You Missed It: Localisation: Turning the Telescope into a Kaleidoscope


November 8, 2017

From Our CEO: Stretching Time Through Community

The NGO of the Future Is Here—and It’s SDG Ready

Member Profile: Oly Bracho, Women for Women International

Adaptive and Program Management: Coaching the Same Team

Learning Profile: Massimo Lowicki-Zucca, World Education

Boosting Project Management Skills at Plan International in the Americas


October 4, 2017

From Our CEO: Purpose and Belonging in Mergers

After the Merger: The Grameen Foundation, One Year Later

Learning Profile of the Month: PATH

On The Road with Humentum in Kampala

Being Crisp in a Mushy World

Happy 40th to The Hunger Project


September 6, 2017

From Our CEO: Strengthening Our Values

SPLIT: Engaging Global Teams

Letting LGBTQ Staff Succeed Abroad

Taking a Look at Global Pay and Allowances

Leveraging Learning Advocates

Happy 40th to Salvation Army World Services Organization


August 3, 2017

From Our CEO: Renewing Our Calling

Member Profile: Shannon Cooley, Creative Associates International

State of Learning & Development

The 2017 Operational Excellence Award Winners

LINGOs Members of the Year

Learning From Others

Happy 40th to Creative Associates International


July 19, 2017

From Our CEO: The Human Side of Excellence

Humentum: Partnerships for Global Change

Making Learning More Scalable

Cultivating a Culture of Learning & Collaboration

Fraud Prevention, Mitigation, and Response


July 6, 2017

From Our CEO: Strengthening Our Foundations

Member Profile: Carol J. Clark, APHL

Meet Our Scholarship Winners

Welcome to LINGOs Members

Working for Members: Humentum & Advocacy

Happy 40th to Humentum Member PATH


June 7, 2017

From Our CEO: Framing the Future

Forty Years of Community: The Humentum Story

Member Profile: Fabian Nadoo, Right to Care

Meet Our Trainers: Raymond Justice

Learning Profile: Clarice Gathura, Forum Syd


May 3, 2017

From Our CEO: Insiders Becoming Outsiders and the Familiar Done Differently

Welcome Tammy Hettinger

Learning Profile: Ennie Chipembere, ActionAid South Africa

Two Takes on Operational Excellence: Line Nya Ngatchou of Literacy Bridge International and Samir Souidi of Population Council

On the Road with Humentum: New York, Boston, and Raleigh

The Latest in Pay Equity

Meet Our Industry Partner: Jim Larson of Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman


April 5, 2017

From Our CEO: Spinning innovation faster 

Member Profile: Michelle Turchin, WCS

Announcing FMD Pro

On the Road with Humentum in Bangkok

Member Benefit: Humentum's medical plan for international assignees

Meet Our Trainers: Bea Bezmalinovic Dhebar


March 8, 2017

Weathering the Storm: Ensuring Resilience

Member Profile: Lisa Hilmi, CORE Group

Member Profile: Evelyn Boyd Simmons, Africare

Learning with Humentum: Irinel Cocos

Mastering the Future of Funding with Contracts Management

February 8, 2017

From Our CEO: Thinking Like Owners

Member Profile: Saeed Elnaj, Project Concern International

On the Road with Humentum in Atlanta

What to Expect in Comp & Benefits in 2017

World Learning Tackles Management Skills In-House

Humentum Member Benefits

Setting the Stage to Work with a Corporation

January 5, 2017

From Our CEO: Preparing for the Faster Future

Member Profile: Roger Ervin, Blumont

Advancing Staff Care in 2017

Member Sharon Freeman Publishes a New Book

Learning with Humentum: Mustafa Aslamy, Action Against Hunger

December 7, 2016

From our CEO: Maintaining Operational Excellence in Changing Times

Member Profile: Marc Rahlves, Nuru International

On the Road with Humentum

Taking Project Management In-House with PSI

Learning with Humentum: Wendy Uhiren, Heifer International

May 4, 2016

Operational Excellence: More Essential Than Ever

On the Ground with Our Members in South Africa

Frank Beadle de Palomo, mothers2mothers

Tony Diesel, South Africa Partners

In the Spotlight: Humentum Excellence Award Winners

Spotlight: Christina Filosa

Spotlight: Miranda Hora

January 14, 2016

2016—The Year the Needle Moves on Duty of Care

Humentum's Certificate in USAID Assistance Management

Annual Conference 2016 Call for Session Proposals

December 3, 2015

Listening to Your Needs

Shaping our Direction

Investing for Impact

Supporting Member Learning and Collaboration