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Entries in Business Model (10)

Thursday
Oct052017

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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Tuesday
Jul112017

What to Ask Before Saying "Yes" to that Nonprofit CEO Position

If you're considering a new position as a nonprofit executive director or CEO, you'll want to take off the rose-colored glasses before accepting that job and pay attention to six key areas. Formulate a good set of questions to ask the board and interim executive director so you accept a great new position where you're able to bring forth your own vision to take the organization to another level.

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Sunday
Jun112017

3 Ways You Can Approach Budgeting Season

We’re heading into yet another contentious budgeting season, and if your nonprofit organization is likely to be affected by federal, state, or local government budget cuts, however drastic, you have three choices. Read on to find out what they are and how you want to respond.

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Tuesday
May232017

The Best Approach to Your Business Model? Personalize It.

If your organization’s approach to how you conduct business — and specifically how you generate revenue — could be described as either “more of the same” or “just like everyone’s doing it,” you may have a serious blind spot.

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Monday
Apr242017

Legalities of Earned Revenue: What Nonprofit Leaders Need to Know

In a recent survey of nonprofit leaders about earned revenue, 17 percent said understanding the risks and legal issues was important to them. To clear up confusion and provide insights, I turned to my friend and colleague, nonprofit attorney Morgen Cheshire and founder of Cheshire Law Group in Philadelphia to guide us.

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