Stop Feeling Guilty For Wanting to Work Less

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There are no excuses. Professional development is not a time bandit. Self care is not a time bandit. They are investments.

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Ep 90: Why People Don’t Donate (and What You Can Do About It) (with Phil Buchanan)

There are so many people who want to make a difference and your nonprofit is a vehicle for them to do just that. So why can it be so hard to get people (or foundations) to open their checkbooks?

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Should You Ever Cover Board Member Expenses?

board member expenses

What board member expenses should nonprofits pay for? What should they NEVER pay for? GREAT questions! Here’s my answer…

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Ep 89: Nonprofit Partnerships, Mergers, and Acquisitions (with Wendy Foster)

Find out how partnerships can succeed and when they might fail and learn the origin story of the successful partnership between Uber and Big Brothers and Big Sisters.

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Ep 88: Everything You Wanted to Know About Planned Giving (with Judi O’Kelley)

Planned giving can be a fantastic way for nonprofits to raise significant funds and can greatly benefit both the organization and the donor.

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How to Get Your Board to Approve a Give and Get Policy

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I hope ‘Part 1’ persuaded you that this policy is a must have. Now comes the harder part – getting the policy approved by your board.

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Bonus Episode: Nonprofit Workspaces (Joan Garry on the “Dear HBR” Podcast)

Does standard work advice not apply to you because you’re at a nonprofit? In this episode of HBR’s advice podcast, Dear HBR:, cohosts Alison Beard and Dan McGinn answer your questions with the help of Joan Garry.

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