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Workshops: Nonprofit Finances (March-May 2017)

The schedule for SoNNPIC’s upcoming workshops has been released.
The topic for the quarter is nonprofit finances.

Tuesday March 21, 2017     5 – 7 pm… 152 more words


What Great Nonprofit Board Members Routinely Give

Finding volunteers with the right attributes is like winning the trifecta – difficult to do, but worth making the effort to find the right mix for the organization.   570 more words

Charity And Philanthropy

What the nonprofit sector can learn from the corporate sector

This article was originally published on LinkedIn on 12/20/2017

In 1989, an article in the Harvard Business Review was published called “What Business Can Learn from Nonprofits… 525 more words


Reflecting on Board Membership

For the past 3 years, I’ve been a board member of Minnesota’s User Experience Professional’s Association chapter (UXPA-MN). I spent two years as the community manager, and this final year as the programming director. 572 more words


Improve your visibility - gain more support

I was recently part of a small group offering advice and counsel to a young nonprofit trying to improve its visibility and develop new sources of financial support, as a large grant that has carried them will be expiring. 118 more words

Communication / Listening

A Challenge Facing Nonprofit Strategy - Caring Too Much

Anyone who has been involved in a board conversation or a management discussion within a nonprofit has faced the following question: 1,050 more words


How to Get the BEST Out of Your Nonprofit Board

I was speaking with a close associate of mine the other day about boards of directors.  He is considered by many to be an expert in the area of philanthropy and he mentioned to me that “The main problem with a lot of boards is that they act haphazardly to market change.   989 more words