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What your organization’s Sustainability Quotient?

Too many nonprofit organizations—large and small—operate on razor thin margins and lack an adequate safety net. If that describes your organization’s fiscal health, follow the lead of my best clients by setting an intention and creating a strategy in 2018 to turn things around. And keep it there. Read more to find out the 3 aspects of sustainability you must constantly balance.

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Lead Us, Please. How to educate us, build a community of supporters, and combat #fakenews.

Chaos, turmoil and divisiveness. For many, these words describe the state of political and cultural affairs in the U.S. right now. Politics aside, how are you taking advantage of this situation? While some people may be in a constant state of fretting, some blissfully ignoring reality, and still others satisfied with the new reality, a group of visionary organizations is stepping into the void as leaders. And that’s where you want to be, too.

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Elderproofed: A Report from the Frontline

Is it possible your business is "elderproofed"? When you elderproof, you cut off deeper engagement with customers. You limit the purchase of your products or services. You annoy elder customers. And their family members. When that happens you lose trust and repute because your company sends the message that it does not care. And you miss out on revenue opportunities.

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How to make your organization more attractive to your next CEO

Find out the four areas of your nonprofit organization to focus on to prepare for your next CEO and leave your legacy.

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Tricky business

Find out how it feels to be on the receiving end of business trickery.

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