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5 04, 2018

Emerging Technology Is Changing How You Can Do Business

By |April 5th, 2018|blog, Development, news|Comments Off on Emerging Technology Is Changing How You Can Do Business

blickpixel / Pixabay I love technology, and we're fortunate to be living at a time when most of us are experiencing the great evolution of technology. For instance, we have cars that are out on our streets driving themselves. We have incredible advances in medicine and have eradicated diseases. And, as the U.S. [...]

20 03, 2018

Why It is Important to Reinvent Yourself

By |March 20th, 2018|blog, personal, Personal Inspiration|Comments Off on Why It is Important to Reinvent Yourself

geralt / Pixabay A couple of weeks ago, I was reading an article about how Uber has essentially almost pulverized the New York City taxi industry. If you speak to any cabbie these days, you know that they realize their days are numbered. And, even Uber drivers understand that they will lose their [...]

15 11, 2016

A Conversation With a Nonprofit Fundraiser – Part 1

By |November 15th, 2016|blog, Development, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on A Conversation With a Nonprofit Fundraiser – Part 1

Not too long ago, I had dinner with a professional fundraiser. Neil has been in the business for decades. Earlier in his career, he worked with large organizations, but after about a decade he decided to become a consultant. Neil became a fundraising consultant and strategist and worked with organizations large and small with digital [...]

27 10, 2016

3 Leadership Skills to Master in a Changing Work Environment

By |October 27th, 2016|blog, Development, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on 3 Leadership Skills to Master in a Changing Work Environment

Recently I read a Harvard Business Review article about the impact of our current world on leadership. It served as a good reminder about the changing landscape and what we, as leaders and managers, face so as to not skip a beat. The way we work has changed in comparison to even a decade ago. [...]

7 04, 2016

Get Your Marketing Up To Speed So You Can Compete

By |April 7th, 2016|blog, Nonprofit Leadership|Comments Off on Get Your Marketing Up To Speed So You Can Compete

I’ve been writing a lot about the massive changes happening in philanthropy. Competition is no longer a dirty word for nonprofits. Frankly, it should never have been. If you’re paying attention, nonprofits are going to be experiencing even more massive changes. Here are some of the reasons why, but they by no means encompass everything [...]

10 03, 2016

Gone Are The Days Of Timid Charity- It’s Time To Dominate

By |March 10th, 2016|blog, Development, personal|Comments Off on Gone Are The Days Of Timid Charity- It’s Time To Dominate

Recently I published my latest book in the Not Your Father’s Charity book series. This time the topic was fundraising. Click here for a free digital download. I’ve received some comments on the title because of the word “DOMINATE.” I think most people, especially fundraisers, appreciate the use of the word. I wrote an article [...]

17 12, 2015

Must See Technology Tools for Your Nonprofit or Social Enterprise

By |December 17th, 2015|blog, Development, personal|Comments Off on Must See Technology Tools for Your Nonprofit or Social Enterprise

I get it. Technology can be overwhelming. Maybe you’ve been doing more or less okay not making too much of an investment into technology. Here’s the deal, that’s not okay. I’m sure your funders are increasingly asking you for data rich reports. Your marketing director is probably asking your program team for statistics and measurable [...]

28 04, 2015

Is There Disruption In The Philanthropic Sector?

By |April 28th, 2015|blog, Development|Comments Off on Is There Disruption In The Philanthropic Sector?

Recently, I wrote an article about what the terms “disruption” and “innovation” mean. The next logical question is whether or not there is disruption happening in the philanthropic sector. We know there is always innovation in the industry, but what about disruption? For those of you who do not know the story, I became heavily [...]