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19 06, 2018

When a Nonprofit Founder Decides Not to Move On

By |June 19th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|0 Comments

Free-Photos / Pixabay Not too long ago, I read on a social networking platform about a nonprofit candidate who would become the executive director of an organization where the founder would remain. I've written about this in the past, but this particular situation grabbed my interest because of what the board allowed to [...]

14 06, 2018

Tips to Leading a Business in Crisis

By |June 14th, 2018|blog, Business, news|0 Comments

geralt / Pixabay As much as you hope crisis doesn't happen to your business, it's something that can happen, and you should be prepared. You never know how or why something occurs and simply having a crisis management plan that you can immediately set into motion will go a long way to easing [...]

12 06, 2018

Mastering the Art of Nonprofit Board Governance

By |June 12th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|0 Comments

089photoshootings / Pixabay Ask many people who work or serve on a nonprofit board and a lot of times you’re going to hear a consistent theme. Often, board members don’t have a thorough understanding about how to adequately serve on a nonprofit board, and unfortunately, many organizations don’t have the resources to hire [...]

5 06, 2018

How to Get General Donors to Support Your Nonprofit

By |June 5th, 2018|blog, Development, news|Comments Off on How to Get General Donors to Support Your Nonprofit

HeatherPaque / Pixabay Fidelity Charitable published a report, which had some notable findings for nonprofit executives. Some of the results included the following: Two-thirds of donors want to increase their giving to philanthropy. 95 percent of philanthropic supporters would increase their giving under what they consider to be the "right circumstances." What’s keeping [...]

29 05, 2018

5 Qualities in Selecting a Nonprofit Mentor

By |May 29th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on 5 Qualities in Selecting a Nonprofit Mentor

styles66 / Pixabay Were you aware that only 144 nonprofits have grown to budgets exceeding $50 million in revenue since 1970? That's probably surprising for you to learn, but the reality is that all you have to do is think about the nonprofits in your neighborhood. Most of the 1.5 million nonprofits in the [...]

22 05, 2018

Facebook Favors Local News and It Will Help Your Nonprofit

By |May 22nd, 2018|blog, Development, news|Comments Off on Facebook Favors Local News and It Will Help Your Nonprofit

geralt / Pixabay This year has not been too kind to Facebook, with the news about Cambridge Analytica and Mark Zuckerberg being asked to testify in front of Congress. Zuckerberg and his team used it as an opportunity to change the Facebook algorithms, again, and this can still bode well for your nonprofit [...]

1 05, 2018

Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study for 2018

By |May 1st, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study for 2018

Our friends at NonProfit PRO have recently published a study that is essential reading for any leader in the philanthropic sector. The report, which you can access in its entirety here, is called “2018 Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study: A look At The Challenges Nonprofit Leadership Is Facing And How To Address Them.” If you’re a [...]

26 04, 2018

How to Use Webinars to Drive Sales

By |April 26th, 2018|blog, Business, news|Comments Off on How to Use Webinars to Drive Sales

lukasbieri / Pixabay In the digital age, a great tool you can do to help drive sales is to use webinars. Almost any product or service can benefit from providing value-add to prospective customers. I've personally attended webinars, and some have been, candidly, awful because the speaker was not prepared or it felt [...]

19 04, 2018

Give Your Team an Excellent Customer Experience for Profitability

By |April 19th, 2018|blog, Business, news|Comments Off on Give Your Team an Excellent Customer Experience for Profitability

Tumisu / Pixabay Every month, about 500,000 begin a new business and many entrepreneurs do not realize how the customer experience not only relates to consumers but also their teams. In fact, an exceptional customer experience means increased profitability, and your team has a significant part to play in the business. One of [...]

10 04, 2018

Guest Post: Payment Processing For Charities

By |April 10th, 2018|blog, Business, news|Comments Off on Guest Post: Payment Processing For Charities

Guest Post by Kristen Gramigna, Chief Marketing Officer for BluePay, provider of fast, easy and secure payment processing solutions. She brings more than 20 years of experience in the bankcard industry in direct sales, sales management and marketing. Not Your Father's Charity nor Elsey Enterprises has had any experience with the BlueRay product and does [...]