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The Most Troubling Aspect of Nonprofit Leadership

Leading a nonprofit can be one of the most challenging callings. Not only do nonprofit executive directors need to report to the board and staff, they also have responsibility for their mission which is usually not the one funding the organization. So nonprofit leaders have to figure out fundraising too.

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3 Reasons Why I Hate the Nonprofit Sector

Regardless of your size or budget, the nonprofit sector has an issue. It’s about time to shake things up and do more good, better.


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The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

We’ve compiled a list of costs for starting a nonprofit in each state to take some of the guesswork out of your initial budget.

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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 Dos and Don’ts of Conducting Survey Research

If somebody told you that improving your organization was as easy as finding, tracking and utilizing the right data, wouldn’t you do it? Now you can with these 10 dos and don’ts.

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How to Make Sure Your Nonprofit Isn’t Dissolved

Starting a nonprofit is intimidating—but what’s scarier is seeing it go. Between rules and complications, it might seem like the odds are stacked against your organization. With a dose of helpful knowledge, though, you can be equipped for whatever comes your way.


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The 501(h) Election and What It Means for You

There’s a simple one-page form that can save you a ton of time and stress if your organization does some sort of legislative lobbying. Form 5768, more popularly known as the 501(h) election or the expenditure test, can do wonders for your lobbying efforts.

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Why Leadership is the Real Elicitor of Major Gifts

People give to people. It’s not such a bold, innovating statement—but it’s one we often forget. As fundraisers, it’s a statement that should be engrained in our heads.


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Why a Zero-Based Budget Isn’t a Good Budget

Many nonprofits think zero-based budgeting is the way to go, but just because you aren’t making a profit doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t have safeguards in place. Here’s why.

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Five Trends Shaping a New Reality for Nonprofits

Learn about the five trends that are shaping a new reality for nonprofits everywhere.