Recognizing that the desire to learn and grow your skills is year-round and that summer may be a little quieter than other times of the year, The Nonprofit Center is offering four of its most popular classes in June, July and August. Here's the summer line-up: Best Practices in Board Governance - 6/10/15; Building a Successful Marketing Program - 7/8/15; Guide to Finding & Getting Grants - 7/20/15; Effective Communications to Build Relationships, Engagement & Understanding - Mid-June date coming soon.
Here’s a new contest for you: what board does the most and worst damage? The contestants are Rip Van Winkle, Eager Beaver, Ostrich, the Monkey threesome, and Elpis, the Goddess of Hope. The co… Read more
What do some consider a fate worse than death? Becoming chair of the board you serve on. And, yes, I do prefer the title of “chair” over “president”, as president gives people the sense … Read more
In this first quarter of the calendar year I have been giving lots of talks on the latest trends for nonprofits. Apparently a lot of people think about “what’s on the horizon” at the beginning… Read more