The Most Important Lesson I Can Teach You This Year

Nonprofit Storytelling

A great leader is a great storyteller. Here’s how you can tell the stories of your organization that will help you raise more money.

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Your 10 Favorite Posts of 2014

Joan Garry Snowglobe

I present to you your top ten favorite Joan Garry Nonprofit Leadership posts of 2014. David Letterman style.

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An Open Letter to Fundraisers Everywhere

Avoid Fundraiser Burnout

Life is feeling unfair. Everyone else is getting ready for the holidays and taking time off, but you’re at your busiest. Here’s how to get your groove back.

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How to Recognize a Top Fundraiser

Recognize a Top Fundraiser

It’s one thing to know what questions to ask in an interview for a top fundraiser. It’s equally important to know the answers you should be looking for.

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Interview Questions for Development Directors

Interview Questions for Development Directors

There are only two components to hiring a great Development Director: 1) Get a good candidate pool. 2) Ask the right questions.

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How is a Staff Meeting Like Thanksgiving Dinner?

staff meeting

I’ll start you off. There will be crying. Someone will be on their mobile device the entire time. Someone will arrive really late. Your turn!

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How to Hire a Great Fundraiser

How to Hire a Great Fundraiser

An open fundraising position means your nonprofit is losing out on cultivating donors and bringing in revenue. Here’s how to hire a great fundraiser.

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