Ep 134: An Alternative to Strategic Planning (with Lindsay Hoffman)

Strategic planning, as a traditional process, can be costly, stressful, and deeply draining. Here’s a better alternative.

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Ep 133: Choosing the Right Nonprofit Business Model (with Rinku Sen)

Does it always make sense to organize as a 501c3? How do you decide whether you need a c3, c4 or even a for-profit LLC? What are the pros and cons?

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Is Your To-Do List Mocking You?

to-do list

Every time you look at the to-do list they are there. Right where you want them. At the bottom of the list. How can you ever get them done?

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Ep 132: Let’s Make Program Evaluation Simpler (with Chari Smith)

One of the biggest achilles heels in the nonprofit sector is program evaluation. But it’s critical to funders. Let’s make it simpler.

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It’s Time We Stop Treating Tech As Overhead

tech as overhead

We have pigeonholed tech as an operations function for way way too long. And because of how we have seen it, funders have seen it that way. Let’s fix this.

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Ep 131: Becoming a Social Prophet (with Lynne Twist)

If you’re struggling with fundraising or having trouble getting people you know to open their hearts and pockets, listen for tips on how you can inspire others to become social prophets.

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An Old Family Recipe to Show Your Donors Love

show donors love

Here’s an old family “recipe” that you can easily follow to show your donors some love. And it’s a lot more fun than a thank you note!

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