Randy Hawthorne

As Publisher and Executive Director for Nonprofit Hub, and a Professional Certified Marketer, Randy shares his passions of marketing and education with nonprofits to help them implement marketing and organizational leadership principles so they can grow their organizations. Randy lends his marketing and organizational leadership expertise to a number of nonprofits in his community. Outside the office, Randy works with high school and college students and mentors young professionals to develop their leadership and entrepreneurial skills. Book Randy to speak at your next event at

Board of Directors Culture Featured

How to Use Slack for Nonprofits

After working with several organizations, I’ve found that an incredible way to stop communication snags from happening is Slack for nonprofits.

Culture Featured Human Resources

Find (and Keep) New Staff by Improving Company Culture

After a wave a new hires, I was reminded just how important improving company culture is in recruiting, hiring, training and retaining an awesome staff.

Featured Fundraising

Escaping the Stigma: What Nonprofits Need to Help Donors Understand

Nonprofits and donors need to understand you can’t have a program without someone managing it. Running a successful NPO is running a successful business.

Culture Featured

How to Build a Culture that Leaves Behind a Legacy

Let’s talk about why culture matters, some company culture steps you can take right now and what you can do to ensure your company culture leaves a legacy.

Featured Fundraising

6 Ways to Transform Your Donation Landing Pages for Year-End Giving

One thing that tends to fall through the cracks amidst all the hoopla surrounding year-end giving is your website.

Culture Featured Volunteer Recruiting

5 Key Takeaways from the Millennial Impact Report — Wave 2

Achieve and The Case Foundation just released their 2016 Millennial Impact Report. What do millennial trends mean for your nonprofit?

Culture Featured

Five Lies You Tell Yourself About Nonprofit Culture

Some people think they know what culture is, but many of them are wrong. Let’s set the record straight on the common misconceptions about nonprofit culture.

Featured Fundraising

7 Reasons Why Fundraising Auctions Aren’t Your Best Bet

Don’t get me wrong, I like a good party just as much as the next person. But when it comes to fundraising auctions, just don’t.


The First Steps to Building a Foundation of Nonprofit Culture

While perks are one piece of putting together a culture for your organization, there’s more that goes into crafting the perfect nonprofit culture.

Featured Fundraising Social Media

How to Create a Stress-Free Social Media Strategy

First, we were told to worry about Facebook, then Twitter came along. Then Pinterest. Does anyone remember Path? Foursquare. Instagram. Now Snapchat seems to be the shiny object these days. This list could go on and on. Far too often, nonprofits waste precious time worrying about all the noise in regards to social media, when in reality less is more.