Recommended Reading for Nonprofit Leaders
Tue, Jun 07, 2022
Investing time in reading should be a priority for every nonprofit, association, and chamber of commerce leader.
Here's my latest list of recommended reading to help leaders improve their skills. Read More
Four Strategies for Nonprofit Success In 2021
Sat, Jan 09, 2021
Nonprofits spent most of 2020 in a reactive mode caused by pandemic induced disruption and uncertainty. Those same difficulties will continue well into the new year.
Resolving to take intentional action rather than being stymied by constantly react... Read More
COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits
Wed, Mar 18, 2020
Nonprofit and association leaders are certainly in an unprecedented time and the situation is rapidly changing. In many ways, you're asked to be the calm in the storm. To assist you with the challenges this worldwide pandemic is creating, and to help... Read More
Are Nonprofit Best Practices Stupid?
Mon, Nov 19, 2018
Nonprofits share many problems. Issues such as donor retention, volunteer turnover, and board member engagement are just a few that plague nonprofits on an ongoing basis. And, not by coincidence, nonprofits also share frustration because common appro... Read More
Nonprofits Must Adapt
Mon, Jun 25, 2018
Is your organization willing to honestly assess its performance, challenge current practices, and take action on changes needed for a sustainable future? Read More
Is Nonprofit Planning an Oxymoron?
Mon, May 30, 2016
Audiences of nonprofit leaders indicate that few of them engage in strategic planning, yet they know the benefits. Why? It's a puzzling situation. My own experience that planning is a mission tool in the nonprofit tool box and its reinforced by two s... Read More
Can (or should) small nonprofits compete with the big guys?
Tue, Feb 26, 2013
Nationally known charities and causes can have a public relations or fundraising blitz that dominates all publicity outlets. Thousands of volunteers respond and huge amounts of money are collected. Meanwhile a local nonprofit with a purpose that is e... Read More