O'Reilly logo

The XYZ Factor: The DoSomething.org Guide to Creating a Culture of Impact by Alyssa Ruderman, Nancy Lublin

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

TWO

PITCH,PLEEEEASE

• • •

HOW XYZ ORGANIZATIONS MAKE PRESENTING A WAY OF LIFE

Julie Lorch, Head of User Experience

Everyone at DoSomething.org knows that that the best ideas can come from anyone in the room; this is a key XYZ value. It’s a belief that’s both empowering and democratic, and it’s the backbone of our entrepreneurial office environment. But there are a lot of smart people in the room, all with great ideas. So if you think you have the best idea, it’s up to you to get it out there. You have to pitch it.

Pitching is a way of life at DoSomething. We’re always doing it, because we’re all invested in the future of our organization and looking for ways to improve who we are and what we do. So we pitch each other, we pitch the whole office, ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required