The Nonprofit Center has introduced a new approach to the essential process of strategic planning. It's not right for every organization, but those seeking a shorter time frame, with limited funds, can find out if if Strategic Planning Streamlined is a good fit, by completing the simple application. Or if you haven't got the time or the resources, you can just do nothing. What makes more sense?
You’ve earned the right to be an executive director, but that means all eyes are on you – the board, the staff, key stakeholders. The early days of your tenure are a delicate balance of projecting confidence, while having so much to learn; of establishing relationships and developing insights; of needing to exercise control without.
Does your organization suffer from the lack of a strategic, intentional approach to communication that clearly defines your messages, your audience and the tools you will use to achieve your objectives? Do you have a plan that builds relationships and maximizes marketing efforts? Participants in this class will learn how to create a comprehensive communication.
While few nonprofit managers come into their roles with expertise in financial management, they need to be able to understand and effectively manage program or organizational finances and be able to read and analyze financial reports and use these numbers to their greatest organizational advantage. This class is designed to bring you the basic skills.
Whether it’s interacting with a donor, a regulator, a co-worker, a supervisor or a supervisee, the most successful people are the best communicators. That includes not only the messages you deliver, but also how you listen and react to others. Most of us recognize the need to continue to hone our specific job skills, but.
81 percent of nonprofit communications professionals recognize Facebook as the most important social media tool. But having a Facebook page does not ensure that it’s fulfilling its potential as a tool for engagement, calls to action and an information channel. Whether it’s via your news feed, a fan page, charity page or group page, how.
While studies indicate that nonprofits are adopting social media tools at a faster rate than most Fortune 500 companies, many nonprofits are not convinced that they are using these tools in the most effective ways possible to increase awareness, donations and relationship-building. No matter what age demographic your organization targets, every generation can now be.
Your skills and experience have prepared you to serve as an executive director or board leader. But education and experience don’t necessarily prepare us for the specific demands of nonprofit leadership. How well do you know your own leadership style? Are you democratic, paternalistic, a delegator, an autocrat, a collaborator, a coach or a steward?.
Our diverse array of funders includes: The Philadelphia Foundation Additional funders to be announced. The 90 minute presentation and Q&A session will be followed, by a 30-minute “meet and greet” enabling you to get your organization name in front of funders. Please note this class has a snow date of 2/3/2017. If we have.
Right now, Twitter is the fastest growing social media platform in the world. But despite the compressed length of tweets, finding compelling content to present in 140 characters or less is not an easy task. Learn how to master the hashtag and ensure that you have followers out there paying attention.
Even when times are bad, individuals contribute more than 75% of the $295 billion given annually to nonprofits. No nonprofit can afford to miss the opportunities that individual giving offers and whether a major gift to your organization means $500 or $5,000, your individual giving program should have a unique strategy for major donors. This.
As we approach the end of the calendar year, many nonprofits are wringing their hands over just how much money will come in these last two months of the year. Most nonprofits report that between 30 … Read more
Among the many uncertainties of the past two weeks is what a Trump presidency will mean for nonprofits. One of the things you learn very quickly as a student of politics is that what gets promised i… Read more
It was revealed this week that since 2012, the Harvard men’s soccer team has been keeping a shared “database” ranking Harvard’s female athletes on looks, sexual appeal and suspected sexual pre… Read more