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7 Ethical Dilemmas Facing Nonprofit Organizations

In the nonprofit sector, there are various ethical and moral dilemmas that could creep in and bog down your straight path to doing more good.

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10 Ways Board Members Can Fundraise WITHOUT Asking for Money

The truth is that there are lots of ways board members can support fundraising that don’t involve an ask. Here are 10 to get you started.


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How to Access and Use Big Data in the Nonprofit World

Business Intelligence tools of the corporate sector are now accessible to nonprofits. So where do you start?

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How to Build a Better Board and Staff Relationship

There’s one thing that simply can’t be put on the backburner if you want your organization to run more effectively—the relationship between your nonprofit board chair and your organization’s CEO.


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How to Fundraise with a Hot or Cold Board

Your nonprofit board could be incredibly warm or all-too cold toward fundraising. Which is it?

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How to Remove a Nonprofit Board Member

Behind involved, dedicated and committed board of directors, your nonprofit can achieve great things. However, when board members aren’t all pulling their weight, they can sink an organization. When the bad outweighs the good, nonprofits can’t be afraid to remove a nonprofit board members, especially when they are ineffective.


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Build Your Nonprofit Budget Like a Boss in 7 Easy Steps

Creating your budget isn’t as simple as copy and pasting last year’s numbers. Instead, it should be an event that your whole team buys into and forecasts where the money will come from and go during the next year.

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The Nonprofit Board Question You’ve All Probably Asked

How many of you out there have actually had this thought cross your mind: “Do we really need a board?”


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Are You Following or Leading at Your Nonprofit?

Have you ever been in a situation where you knew what to do—what’s more you knew the right thing to do—but your efforts were getting bogged down by the higher-ups?

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Maximizing Meetings: 3 M’s to Make Event Committee Meetings Meaningful

Sometimes meetings make you want to tear your hair out. But maximizing meetings is easy when you keep these three M’s in mind.