Practically every not-for-profit you encounter is stretched thin and could use more workers to help raise funds and conduct other activities furthering its mission.
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Thursday, January 16, 2020
Friday, January 3, 2020
Many not-for-profit directors serve on boards for altruistic reasons. But it can be a huge commitment and the issue of compensation often comes up.
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Every not-for-profit develops a culture over time, often defining the organization.
Thursday, December 5, 2019
Attracting funding organizations and large individual contributors to donate money to your not-for-profit organization is a little like finding a spouse — you want to create the best impression during the courtship in the hope that the other person will find you to be a "good catch" and make a commitment.
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Many organizations spend a lot of time and money creating mission statements, to highlight their work and align employees around a common vision. But the fact is that many mission statements fail, becoming nothing more than a wall ornament or a bunch of words tucked into a seldom-read company handbook.
Thursday, November 7, 2019
There's a common misconception that not-for-profit organizations are strictly banned from lobbying for a political, environmental or some other social issue.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Is your organization prepared for a crisis that could threaten its survival?
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Not-for-profits have at least one thing in common with for-profits: Only the strong survive.
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Email messages have become a sweet spot for many not-for-profit organizations.
Thursday, September 12, 2019
You know the drill: It's midnight and your grant proposal is due tomorrow. Your assistant left hours ago, and the words on the computer screen start to blur. "It's not worth it," you think. And besides, only a few grants pan out anyway.