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Thank before you bank – moving from gratitude to appreciation.

Many years ago, I had a mentor who would often say, “No one’s first gift is their largest.” She believed donor retention was a better…

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New Year, New Y’all

We love to talk about “the board” as if it’s one big, multi-headed beast with split personalities that lands somewhere on a spectrum from micromanagement…

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Can you repeat the question?

At some point, your nonprofit was an idea – an Aha! Moment – an answer. Someone (or a group of someones) deeply cared about an…

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An Anchor or a Paddle?

An anchor helps you get still. A paddle helps you get moving.   What’s Your Anchor? As a leader in the nonprofit sector, you’re likely…

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