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Impact Conversations is a show about change makers getting things done. 

Sally Fazal and Lynn Fergusson of Social Impact Advisors talk to NGO leaders, philanthropists, social entrepreneurs and environmental innovators about their goals and how they're reaching them.

Dec 13, 2018

In this brief episode, Sally, Lynn and Cameron reflect on their experiences in podcasting. We also discuss the intention behind our podcast, and what's to come in 2019.

We'll take a break for the holidays and resume with a new episode on Thursday January 10th.

Happy holidays!

Nov 29, 2018

Sally interviews Shelley Zuckerman of the North York Community House, an organization that supports its community members to settle, thrive and lead. They discuss the process of defining NYCH's intended impact and aligning the organization to its impact in the broader community. Shelley also tells us about...

Nov 15, 2018

Sally interviews Robin Cory, of Colbeck Strategic Advisors. They talk about how organizations which focus on their impact, and align their financial resources and organizational capabilities to it, can build strong strategy that achieves results. Robin and Sally talk about how to decide what not to do and why that is...

Oct 31, 2018

Sally interviews Ryan Conway, Program Director at Innoweave. Innoweave is a project of the McConnell Foundation. Together they discuss the meaning and importance of direct and indirect impact in complex systems. 

Ryan tells us how Innoweave empowers community sector leaders, and how Innoweave’s thinking has evolved....

Oct 15, 2018

In this episode, Sally and Lynn discuss what impact is and why it's important in developing strategy. Social impact is the effect an organization's actions has on its community.

With examples, Sally and Lynn show that defining an intended impact makes it easier to develop a great strategy.

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