• Successful Collaboratives Communicate More

    46% of our local partners rely on in-person meetings to communicate with participants. While effective for building trust and partnerships, in-person meetings can be inefficient. Here are six technologies to keep your collaborative connected between meetings.

    By Rhiannon Guzelian

    Community Tools

    Oct 29, 2018

  • Technologies for Managing Collaborative Data

    Integrating technology into your collaborative is crucial to collecting data, measuring progress, and tracking outcomes effectively. Here are three options used successfully by veteran collaboratives across the country.

    By Rhiannon Guzelian

    Community Tools

    Oct 25, 2018

  • November 10-12, 2018: Free Tours of USS Oak Hill for Military and Veterans

    Fill out and submit the form to get a group tour of USS Oak Hill when it docks at Homeport Pier on Staten Island, NY.

    By Rhiannon Guzelian

    Community News

    Oct 24, 2018

  • Fall Programming Tailored to Local Partner Needs

    As collaboratives onboard with NVI, they complete a survey about their work, collaboration practices, and community. Here’s how their responses are informing our fall programming.

    By Rhiannon Guzelian

    Research and Data

    Oct 24, 2018

  • BWF’s Veteran In-Vitro Initiative (VIVA): A Study in Collaboration

    Five babies born, two pregnancies announced, and 22 couples supported through the IVF process: These are the direct impacts of the Bob Woodruff Foundation’s VIVA initiative. In this blog, we’ll take a look at the collaborative efforts that influenced these meaningful impacts.

    By Rhiannon Guzelian

    NVI News

    Oct 19, 2018

  • Three Collaborative Leadership Podcasts for Your Morning Commute

    We found three great collaborative leadership podcasts for professional development on the move!

    By Rhiannon Guzelian

    Community Tools

    Oct 11, 2018

  • Three Ways to Use Our Latest Ecosystem Data

    We’ve analyzed responses from 54 surveyed local partners. Here’s what we learned.

    By Rhiannon Guzelian

    Research and Data

    Sep 28, 2018

  • Why Collaboration Matters: Creating Sustainable Employment Outcomes

    Our recent collaborative efforts and the current economy of near hyper-employment provide short-term relief to many veteran employment issues. These efforts make getting a job easy. Finding a career is hard. Thinking systemically, let’s see which issue areas affect veteran employment.

    By Concept and research: Kent Peterson, Adapted by Rhiannon Guzelian

    Continuing Ed

    Sep 26, 2018

  • Why Collaboration Matters: An Epidemic of Isolation

    Our returning veterans face an epidemic of isolation. Connecting veterans to appropriate social resources will require participation of stakeholders outside the veteran space, and the solution will look different for each community.

    By Concept and Research: Kent Peterson; Adaptation: Rhiannon Guzelian

    Continuing Ed

    Sep 24, 2018

  • Why Collaboration Matters: Interconnected Human Needs

    It’s rare that a human need is singular, standing alone from our other human needs. To achieve a navigable, accessible system of resources, it’s vital that communities collaborate. The interconnectedness of human needs requires tailored, flexible, coherent responses that can only be achieved with a collaborative approach.

    By Kent Peterson & Rhiannon Guzelian

    Continuing Ed

    Sep 19, 2018