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25 09, 2018

Nonprofit Pro’s Peer to Peer Conference

By |September 25th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on Nonprofit Pro’s Peer to Peer Conference

One of the leading nonprofit resources is Nonprofit Pro. One of the reasons my team and I like them so much is because they provide organizations real, relevant and engaging information that is essential for the current fundraising environment. In other words, they’re not providing the same, […]

28 08, 2018

Create a Volunteer Program for Millennials

By |August 28th, 2018|blog, Development, news|Comments Off on Create a Volunteer Program for Millennials

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Today I read a Forbes article titled “How Millennials Are Changing Philanthropy,” and a few of the interesting points that you should keep in mind if you’re a nonprofit fundraiser are the following:

  • By 2020, Millennials will be the largest generational workforce in […]
14 08, 2018

How To Recruit Young Talent to Your Nonprofit

By |August 14th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on How To Recruit Young Talent to Your Nonprofit

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One of the best things you can do for your nonprofit is to recruit a diverse group of people, including race, ethnicity, and age. When you hire people from all backgrounds, you will inevitably get different, innovative and creative ideas.

Millennials were born in […]

12 07, 2018

How Workplace Stresses are the New Workplace Stresses

By |July 12th, 2018|blog, Business, personal|Comments Off on How Workplace Stresses are the New Workplace Stresses

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The more things change, the more they stay the same.

Workplace stress has been a “thing” since, forever, and it continues to be the case. Our culture is known for its work ethic, and sometimes people wear it like a badge of honor, which […]

21 06, 2018

Why Jeff Bezos Does Not Allow PowerPoint at Amazon

By |June 21st, 2018|blog, Business, personal|Comments Off on Why Jeff Bezos Does Not Allow PowerPoint at Amazon

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If you’re ever going to make a presentation to Jeff Bezos at Amazon, here’s a tip––don’t make a PowerPoint presentation.

As noted in an article in Observer about Bezos’ approach, “In one episode of The Office, Dwight says of Ryan’s flashy PowerPoint slides, “PowerPoints are the […]

19 06, 2018

When a Nonprofit Founder Decides Not to Move On

By |June 19th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on When a Nonprofit Founder Decides Not to Move On

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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 […]

12 06, 2018

Mastering the Art of Nonprofit Board Governance

By |June 12th, 2018|blog, news, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on Mastering the Art of Nonprofit Board Governance

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

8 05, 2018

With Technology Your Nonprofit Will Raise More Money

By |May 8th, 2018|blog, Development|Comments Off on With Technology Your Nonprofit Will Raise More Money

NonProfit PRO recently released a study called “2018 Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study: A Look at the Challenges Nonprofit Leadership Is Facing and How to Address Them.” One of the findings of that report was the fact that:

  • 63 percent of respondents to their survey stated that […]
3 05, 2018

7 Vital Ways to Master the Art of Delegating

By |May 3rd, 2018|blog, Business, personal|Comments Off on 7 Vital Ways to Master the Art of Delegating

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Somewhere along the way in my career, I picked up a good nugget of advice, and it was to focus as a leader on those tasks which were unique to me and delegate the rest. One of the toughest things about being a […]