Recent News & IONS Ideas  

Going slow to go fast: finding our focus and flow

This past spring, a variety of factors (COVID-19 hitting our team, unmanageable workloads, external deliverables, tensions around decision-making, etc.) brewed into the perfect storm, making us realize that we need to stop – breathe – and get our house in order so we can work together more effectively, ultimately for the communities we serve.

Celebrating a Decade of Impact, CSCNS is Now Impact Organizations of Nova Scotia

Just like any organization, IONS has experienced our share of change and restructuring as community needs evolved over the years, but especially when the Covid-19 pandemic hit, there was critical need for impact organizations across the province to step in and address the needs of vulnerable Nova Scotians.

IONS Ideas

IONS Ideas is the place where our team can creatively share our experience, leadership, knowledge, and voice on sector trends and timely topics. Our goal is to create engaging content that sparks ideas, provides tangible takeaways and best practices, and resonates with the sector.

Overworked and Undervalued: Sustaining the Community Impact Workforce

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Sector Workforce
Systems Change & Innovation

Reflections on Our Decolonization Learning Journey

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Celebrating Impact
JEDDI
Reconciliation

Apples, Onions & Peaches: Learning Organizations for Impact

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Healthy Workplaces
Leadership

Burnout: A Pandemic Nested Within a Pandemic

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COVID-19
Mental Health & Wellbeing

Beyond Statements: Transformational Anti-racism Work is Relational

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Anti-Racism
JEDDI
Leadership
Systems Change & Innovation

It’s Time to Shift Our Thinking from “Non-profit” to “For-impact”

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Celebrating Impact
Leadership
Systems Change & Innovation

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