When There’s No Money Left In The Bank

out of money

The 10 core elements you need to get a handle on to dig yourself out with when your nonprofit has no money left.

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Your New Boss Stinks: Now What?

Not time for subtlety this week

If the new boss at your nonprofit is destroying the place, should you go to the board? If not, what else can you do?

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Hiring a Bad Executive Director

It's easier to make a bad hire than a good one.

Here are 10 easy steps to hiring a bad executive director. Do the opposite and you stand a chance of making a great hire.

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When It’s Time To Leave Your Job

It doesn't have to be like this.

Here’s the story of why I left GLAAD and some advice for those trying to decide whether to stay or go.

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How To Build the Board You Want

Enough blame. Take responsibility.  Here's a plan

Time to stop playing The Blame Game. For board chairs and E.D.’s here is practical advice on how to fix your board.

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Dear Joan…

I'm way less bossy than Lucy

So many readers send along questions. Here are my thoughts on some of them.

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Is Your Board As Good As This One?


In his own words, a board member shares why he believes his is a great board of directors.

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