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Nonprofits Must Think Money First! End the Culture of Scarcity

[From: http://blog.boardsource.org] "For many years, I led a nonprofit consulting team focused on improving the financial health of nonprofits, and we often had more work than we had staff to meet. After one particularly brutal stretch of multiple 60-hour work weeks,...

If I’m Dead Why Are You Writing To Me?

[From: http://www.theagitator.net] "When was the last time you cleaned your mailing list?  Maybe now — during the end of summer lull — is a good time. Once September arrives, we all know what the fundraising tsunami rushing toward year-end will be like. Too late to...

6 Considerations Before Joining a Nonprofit Board

[From: https://www.travelers.com] "It may be the last thing you are thinking about when you volunteer on the board of a nonprofit, but are you aware you might be putting your personal assets at risk? The reason for that is nonprofits face many of the same threats as...

5 Podcasts That All Nonprofit Professionals Need In Their Life

[From: https://www.neoncrm.com] "A few years ago, my wife started talking a lot about podcasts. I was vaguely familiar with the term but didn’t really listen to them. Isn’t that just a radio show? I hated Prairie Home Companion so being able to listen to it whenever I...

8 Nonprofit and Library Design Projects That Are on Point

[From: http://forums.techsoup.org] "Great design speaks for itself. These nonprofit designs are getting a lot of love on Behance — an Adobe site that allows designers to show off their work — and it's no wonder why. Here's a roundup of branding and design projects...