Wed, Feb 15, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Most nonprofits need to attract grants to help pursue their missions or carry out specific programs. But perhaps -- like many other nonprofit executives -- you have been less than thrilled with the results of your organization’s grantseeking efforts. How can you boost your team’s... (continued)
Business Management Essentials for Nonprofits: Further Your Mission by Tending to Your Business Needs
There are three components to Eastern's claim management services: early intervention, proactive disability management and Return-to-Work support. Eastern offers both toll-free Teleclaim and online claim reporting. As soon as a claim is reported, we confidently manage that claim toward a cost-effective and fair... (continued)
Wed, Mar 22, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Strategic planning should be a means not only to produce a strategy, but also to engage and cultivate stakeholders, develop leadership, and generate new energy, commitment and consensus around mission. Its primary product is not a written plan, but strategic thinking... (continued)
Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Strategic planning has a dicey reputation for any number of reasons:
1) it often is tedious and time-consuming;
2) the issues it identifies are either obvious or not critical to the mission (or both);
3) the actions it specifies are vague and unmeasurable;
4) it is ignored... (continued)
These tips will help you ensure that your content builds real engagement with your audience.
1. Don't be at all pushy. People don't want to feel that they are reading marketing copy. They want to read something that engages their attention, even just for a few minutes, treats them as an intelligent person, and makes a... (continued)
Professional Pathways: Intentional Career and Leadership Development, Starting from Wherever You Are Now
Wed, Dec 07, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Whether you are early in your career or have been a leader for many years, it is important to be intentional about your own professional and leadership development. In this webinar, we will consider the essential foundation for further developing as a... (continued)
Wed, May 24, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
No matter how rewarding a planning process is in cultivating your stakeholders, focusing your board and staff, and developing your organization, and no matter how promising the goals and objectives of your plan, strategic planning cannot be successful unless it drives action. A bit of wisdom from... (continued)
Wed, Nov 02, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Could your mission statement describe any of several other organizations that are similar to yours? Do you just haul it out once a year for your annual report and 990? If you've been around for many years, you're clear about your nonprofit's value to your community, your stakeholders and/or your... (continued)
Katia Louise is the Founder, President and Volunteer Executive Director of the Wild For Life Foundation, a volunteer 501 (c)3 charity dedicated to saving, protecting and preserving wild and domestic equines through rescue, rehabilitation, sanctuary, education and advocacy.
Katia is the screenwriter, director and producer of the internationally acclaimed feature... (continued)
Whatever challenges you face, rely on an advisor for strategy, planning, and execution.
4 ATTRIBUTES OF HIGH PERFORMERS
All organizations face impediments to achieving optimal performance.
In addition to typical challenges—such as finding ways to increase revenue, reduce costs, grow your customer base, and stay... (continued)
Creating value. Identifying opportunity. Driving growth. Our seasoned professionals have the experience to guide you every step of the way.
MOSS ADAMS CAPITAL
Moss Adams Capital LLC is a leading investment banking firm dedicated to helping companies and individuals create business value, sell and... (continued)
Successful devolution is all down to leaders.
They need the time and space to focus on what they have to do and they need the skills to enable those around them to do great work.
We recently carried out research into the leadership ingredients of successful devolution agreements. Public and private... (continued)
Get Cozy with Your "Market": Profiling and Customizing Engagement with Donors for Conversion and Retention
Wed, Aug 17, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Newsletters and mass mailings are still the tools of the trade for many non-profits seeking to raise funds. Some of the more “courageous” have made forays into social media, variously Tweeting, posting updates on Facebook,... (continued)