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No Quorum? No Problem – 3 Ways to Get Board Members to Meetings

2018-06-05T21:55:36-07:00June 5th, 2018|

The board meeting has been on the calendar for months. And yet, you show up to find only a third of the members in attendance. How frustrating!! What the heck is the problem? Don’t they care about your mission anymore? Are they all travelling suddenly? Are they thinking about leaving the board? Dang, you certainly [...]

The 4 Secrets To Manage Up And Get What You Need

2018-01-19T01:22:10-07:00August 24th, 2017|

Your boss may be the CEO, director or board president. It doesn’t matter, the strategy is the same. There will be times when you need to get support for your philanthropy plan or for a new marketing channel or permission to hire another employee or get buy-in for how to get the board engaged in [...]

How Nonprofit Execs Can Get the Answers They Need in 5 Minutes

2017-07-19T00:48:58-07:00July 11th, 2017|

I hear it all the time. You don’t have enough time to search out the answer. You feel all alone in this challenging world of nonprofit work. Your board members don’t understand and you don’t want to over-share with your staff team.   Where are the resources you need?? I’ve said all this myself at [...]

How Can I Get Involved With Your Nonprofit?

2017-07-19T00:55:56-07:00March 22nd, 2017|

Can you tell me? I really like your cause, and I may decide to invest financially at some point. But for now, how can I engage with your nonprofit in a way that supports your goals and matters to me? There are probably many ways to volunteer, right? 25% of Americans volunteer at nonprofit organizations, [...]

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