Put some muscle behind your nonprofit’s capacity-building effort

Economic instability caused by the pandemic may have your nonprofit scrambling to find funding. But just as important is making internal adjustments that build your nonprofit’s capacity to fulfill its long-term mission. However, you may want to tweak the standard capacity-building process. Making a case The National Council of Nonprofits defines “capacity building” as the […]

Reaping the benefits of cause marketing

Starbucks, Nike, Pepsi, Uber, and scores of other major companies regularly use cause marketing to burnish their image and reach customers. The not-for-profit organizations that partner with these companies can reap multiple benefits, including financial support and raised awareness of their mission. Cause marketing can take many forms, so it’s important to find both the […]

Is your nonprofit ready to hire, or is outsourcing a better solution?

Many Americans remain unemployed due to the COVID-19 pandemic — at least 9.8 million at the end of April, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. But that’s expected to change quickly as employers ramp up hiring activities. If your not-for-profit will soon need new staffers, you might want to start putting out feelers now. Obviously, […]

5 trends to watch during the pandemic recovery

By Ken Tysiac – Journal of Accountancy The economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic will be different from the recoveries that followed past recessions, Marci Rossell told AICPA governing Council members. Economic downturns typically originate in a sector such as housing, finance, or manufacturing and ripple through the economy from there, said Rossell, an economic forecaster […]

Is a merger in your nonprofit’s post-pandemic plans?

As the COVID-19 pandemic finally seems to be fading in the United States, your not-for-profit organization may be making plans for its post-pandemic future. Is a merger with another nonprofit part of these plans? A merger can provide your organization with greater stability and resilience so that you can survive any new challenges that comes […]

7 Unique Ways to Get More Done in Less Time

Get More Done in Less Time Efficiency

Everyone has their own way of doing things, so set a schedule that works the way you work. If you can’t spend your off hours socializing as much as you used to, of course you can do more work, right?! Before you try to do more than you should, let’s examine our processes and see […]