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Entries in Leadership (14)

Monday
Nov262018

The magic of commitment: keep yourself moving forward

The year is coming to a close, and if you need some last minute encouragement, to propel your commitment to a new venture or building revenue for a current one, read on.

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Monday
Nov192018

Start by giving thanks.

A couple weeks ago my friend, colleague, and writing buddy Val Jones, hosted a fun event to celebrate publishing her first book, Nonprofit Hero, which teaches board members how to be successful fundraisers. She quizzed us on a few startling statistics. Do you know the top three reasons why donors stop giving?

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Tuesday
Jun192018

Which end of the telescope do you use?

Today’s entrepreneurial nonprofit leader, the subject of an upcoming event with the same name, is operating way above the day-to-day. In fact along with their telescopes aimed out far, they’re supplementing with drone camera imagery, filling in the details of the landscape to make bold—and sometimes uncomfortable decisions—for the organization.

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Friday
Jun152018

A performance check-up

Where might you have grown comfortable with your performance? Where might you have not noticed that you are capable of more or better ways of operating — running or growing an organization or even living our life?

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Monday
Jun112018

Are you an entrepreneurial nonprofit leader?

Guest post by Karen Eber Davis: What Does Money Have to Do with Nonprofit Entrepreneurial Leadership? Less than you think. But, still a lot. Money is a tool. You need money to buy resources to support and further your entrepreneurial efforts. Creating change is not free. If you're an entrepreneurial leader, you need more resources than leaders satisfied with the status quo.

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