Culture

Culture Featured Starting a Nonprofit

Why Competition in the Nonprofit Sector is Frustrating

For a long time, the nonprofit sector was largely insulated from the pressures of competition common in the for-profit world. Not anymore.

Culture Featured Human Resources

Why It’s Important to Have Friends at Work

Most of us spend 40 hours per week at our jobs. It’s probably pretty important that we like going into work then, right? Having a friend at work can help.


Culture Featured Fundraising

Ending the Stigma: Fundraising is Sales

Nonprofit professionals are reluctant to compare fundraising to sales, but why? Let’s take a look at why they’re not so different after all.

Culture Featured

Building a Culture of Philanthropy: Hear it From the Experts

10 experts share their perspectives on creating a culture of philanthropy and how employees can contribute to fundraising success within their unique roles.


Culture Featured

5 Ways to Stay Motivated When You Don’t Think Work is Paying Off

Sometimes we lose sight of what’s important. Breathe and don’t fret. We’ve come up with five tips to get your mind right and put a little pep back in your step to stay motivated.

Culture Featured

How to Raise Volunteer and Employee Morale

There’s a trick to stimulating employee morale. Employees and volunteers are equally as important as donors when it comes to a nonprofit.


Culture Featured Human Resources

Key Culture Tip: Great Minds Don’t Always Think Alike

It may sound silly or obvious, but a strong organizational culture should bring people together—regardless of background or experience.

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.

Culture Featured Human Resources

How to Build Capacity and Strengthen Outreach

The ability to build capacity is important—nonprofit or not—to help organizations fill the gaps where shortcomings lie and deepen impact.