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Entries in Nonprofit Mergers and Alliances (5)


Collaboration Part 3: Collaboration Challenges and What to Do About Them

Two-thirds of nonprofit organizations collaborate with others for a wide range of reasons, so obviously something’s working well with the concept. But what about when they don’t work well? Find out what goes wrong and what to do about it.

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Collaboration: 4 Strategies for Joining Forces, Part 1

Does your organization partner or collaborate with other organizations? If so, have you found these alliances to be exhilarating or exasperating? If you don’t, are you curious about whether collaborating might be a wise approach? This is the first in a three-part series on nonprofit collaboration.

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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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A Closer Look at Nonprofit Mergers & Acquisitions

Q&A with M&A Specialist Kevin Fee. A topic on many nonprofit executive and board members’ minds in recent years is mergers. The decision to strategically consolidate operations with another organization’s and become one organization can be advantageous. I interviewed Kevin Fee who represents human services organizations in mergers and acquisitions to give us an inside scoop.

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Strategy + Your Brand

Is your organization ready for a reset? Are you addressing significant change, such as a merger? You’re probably now itching to update your brand. Or modernize your strategy? But which comes first? And where do other revenue-generating assets, like sponsorship, fit?

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