Nonprofit World: January-March 2019
VOLUME 37, NUMBER 1
|Are You Equipped to Lead in a World of Great Complexity?|
by Fernsler, Terrence
Research pinpoints traits needed to face today's complexities.
|Be a Better Leader by Being a Careful Listener|
by Rafe, Stephen C.
These pointers will improve communication, rapport, and motivation throughout your organization.
|Changing Your Altitude: Thinking Strategically, Settings Goals, & Taking Action|
by Meder, Jennifer & Jessica Kohnen
Use this method to jumpstart the change you want to see in the year ahead.
|Coach! The Skill Every Leader Needs|
by Neitlich, Andrew
It's a crucial ability and one you can learn. Start by avoiding these common mistakes.
|Get to the Point Fast|
by Russell, Max T.
Here's a too-common example of fuzzy writing - and an easy fix.
|Hacking People: Why Your Biggest Vulnerability Isn't in Your IT Department|
by Henry, Clinton
Shield yourself from your greatest hacking risk - your employees.
|How Can You Keep Your Donors from Leaving?|
by Smith, Gary C.
Why do nonprofits lose their donors, and what are the remedies?
|How Should You Treat Gifts to Team Members?|
by Kramer, Don
If nonprofit employees receive individual donations, what should they do?
|How to Add an Emotional Hook to Your Fundraising Letters: What to Do and What Not to Do|
by Perry, Gail
Never, ever, forget to grab people's hearts in your appeal letter!
|Make More Money: Evaluate Gifts in Advance|
by Eber Davis, Karen
To make the best decisions, create a short list of criteria to guide you.
|New Volunteers Are Closer than You Think|
by Ellis, Susan
Don't overlook buried treasure right around the corner.
A collection of brief articles with tips, research and reviews related to nonprofit management and leadership.
|Put Your Data to Good Use|
by Wells, Andrew & Kathy Chiang
Don't let good information go to waste. Here are ways to make the most of what you already have.
|Save Money with a Strategic Approach to Ink, Toner, & Printers|
by Mancuso, Michael
It's your third largest operating expense, so it's time to take a close look at how much you're spending and how to save.
|Sneaky and Insightful Board Room Questions|
by Weisman, Carol
The best way to energize your board? Ask the right questions.
|Ten Bad Habits You Should Ban from Your Workplace|
by Muehrcke, Jill
For giant leaps in productivity and morale, follow these simple steps.
|The Biggest Audit Mistakes Nonprofits Make & How to Avoid Them|
by Gilbert, Mark
The day of an audit is bad enough. Don't add to the headaches by making these errors.
|What's Your Copyright IQ?|
by Gonzalez, Andrew A.
An unintentional mistake on your website and you could be sued out of existence. Be sure you avoid the dangers.