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Nonprofit Leadership in Times of Crisis

Nonprofit Leadership in Times of Crisis

The last few weeks have felt like living in a whirlwind. It's only gaining speed, with more and more questions surfacing every day. It can be an incredibly difficult situation for all leadership, but especially for nonprofit leaders. When uncertainty and a lack of...

Nonprofit Management: 3 Keys to Success

Nonprofit Management: 3 Keys to Success

3 Things That Will Help You Master Nonprofit Management   Many people think that great leaders are born, not made... And sure, I believe some people may be born with some of the key character traits of a leader... But I firmly believe that great leaders can be...

Leadership Development: Important vs. Urgent

Leadership Development: Important vs. Urgent

Going through the motions of Leadership Development. When I first became a CEO, my biggest surprise was the speed in which important issues came to me and had to be addressed. This sudden load of problems can be extremely daunting and overwhelming. It seemed that...

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Nonprofit Leadership in Times of Crisis

Nonprofit Leadership in Times of Crisis

The last few weeks have felt like living in a whirlwind. It's only gaining speed, with more and more questions surfacing every day. It can be an incredibly difficult situation for all leadership, but especially for nonprofit leaders. When uncertainty and a lack of...

Nonprofit Management: 3 Keys to Success

Nonprofit Management: 3 Keys to Success

3 Things That Will Help You Master Nonprofit Management   Many people think that great leaders are born, not made... And sure, I believe some people may be born with some of the key character traits of a leader... But I firmly believe that great leaders can be...

Leadership Development: Important vs. Urgent

Leadership Development: Important vs. Urgent

Going through the motions of Leadership Development. When I first became a CEO, my biggest surprise was the speed in which important issues came to me and had to be addressed. This sudden load of problems can be extremely daunting and overwhelming. It seemed that...

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Nonprofit Management: 3 Keys to Success

Nonprofit Management: 3 Keys to Success

3 Things That Will Help You Master Nonprofit Management   Many people think that great leaders are born, not made... And sure, I believe some people may be born with some of the key character traits of a leader... But I firmly believe that great leaders can be...

Leadership Development: Important vs. Urgent

Leadership Development: Important vs. Urgent

Going through the motions of Leadership Development. When I first became a CEO, my biggest surprise was the speed in which important issues came to me and had to be addressed. This sudden load of problems can be extremely daunting and overwhelming. It seemed that...

2020: New Year, Bigger Nonprofit Impact

2020: New Year, Bigger Nonprofit Impact

Will 2020 be a success for your agency? With 2019 quickly coming to an end, most of us are tying up loose ends and putting the finishing touches on our 2020 plans, goals, and budgets for nonprofit impact. Maybe you're even making a couple of last minute phone calls...

Are Giving Trends Changing?

Are Giving Trends Changing?

I recently read an article about giving trends in Giving USA stating that 2018 donations fell by an inflation-adjusted 1.7% over 2017. Without a doubt, $427.71 billion is still a whole lot of money for charity. However, no one wants to see backsliding in our levels of...