Sep 25, 2017
It's important for quality communication that you keep in touch with your board more frequently than at the monthly meeting. One way I accomplish this is through a weekly report. This accomplishes a few things: - It keeps you accountable - It engenders trust - It gives your board consistent talking points In this...
Sep 19, 2017
Learning to recognize personality types can go a long way to facilitating quality communication with your board, staff, volunteers, and even fundraising prospects (like a nonprofit fundraising hack). In this episode, I touch briefly on several different profiling systems, and talk about the one I'll be using at my board...
Sep 11, 2017
Working with a unified board, staff, and volunteers is the key to speed, execution, and lower stress. In this episode I share the "5 Enemies of Unity" from Dave Ramsey's book, Entreleadership, and show you how to apply it to your nonprofit. Resources DiSC Profile: http://discprofile.com/what-is-disc/overview/...
Sep 5, 2017
Episode 3: Based on Zig Ziglar's original "Wheel of Life" goal-setting graphic, I've created a "Wheel of Nonprofit Life" for goal-setting for nonprofit orgs. Download for the graphic is available at this link: http://wp.me/P86oVQ-Y Special thanks to Kendall Caldwell for the use of their song, "Follow Me."
Sep 5, 2017
Episode 2: I walk a client through the branding process as it relates to fundraising.