Jan 31, 2017
The nonprofit sector is known for long work hours, where our passion and excitement for the mission seem to be a sustaining source of energy. But eventually, failing to care of ourselves takes a toll on our passion and every other aspect of our lives. Imagine if it was possible to have an impact without burnout? On this...
Jan 26, 2017
Four contemplations on compensation to help you receive the highest possible salary for the contributions you make to your organization.
Jan 23, 2017
I’ve been thinking a lot about stories lately after reading an incredible book titled: The Story Telling Nonprofit by Vanessa Chase Lockshin. This is a practical guide to telling stories that raise money and awareness, and the Amazon reviews for this book are incredible. I found the book useful, and felt strongly that...
Jan 17, 2017
All too often, a new executive director runs from their job screaming (or with the board screaming at them). In fact, I’ve actually been known to congratulate executive directors who reach their two year anniversary by saying, “In my experience, those E.D.’s who last two years often enjoy successful tenures of 5...
Jan 10, 2017
Five of our 2016 guests share their New Years resolutions, and our host shares tips for keeping your own resolutions.