Ep 59: Scaling Up Your Nonprofit (with Kathleen Kelly Janus)

Your nonprofit has hit a wall and you want to scale up. But how? Why do some organizations grow and others do not? In this episode, Kathleen demystifies the process for “biggie-sizing” your nonprofit.

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A Foolproof Way to Get Board Members to Open Their Rolodex

board member contacts

“Can you look through your contacts and identify folks you will talk to about our organization? We need names.” Why is this such a difficult question for board members? Here’s a way to get your board to share contacts.

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Ep 58: Is It Time to Leave Facebook? (with Julia Campbell)

Facebook has broken trust with the public. Should your nonprofit think about leaving the platform? Learn how Cambridge Analytics purchased data from people who did not explicitly give permission and how this affects your nonprofit.

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A New Resource for Nonprofit Leaders

Nonprofit Leadership Lab

Listen superhero. The world is counting on you. Come join the Nonprofit Leadership Lab and get the education, support, and community you deserve!

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Ep 57: You Can Do Hard Things

How can you run a nonprofit with so little staff? You want to make a difference with that budget? There is so much hard work to be done – surely you can’t do these hard things, can you? Guess what… you can. Here’s the proof.

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The Best Nonprofit Career Advice I Ever Got

nonprofit career

It turns out I have a pretty mixed track record when it comes to giving career advice. A story for another day. But you know who gives the best career advice? My wife. And the advice she once gave me is a perfect example…

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Ep 56: Anatomy of a Crisis (with Emily Klehm)

When a major crisis hit – an employee had been mugged at gunpoint and a dog stolen – Emily Klehm stepped up big time as the leader of the South Suburban Humane Society. But she never could have guessed what would happen next.

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