Roundtable: 5 Reasons Why Nonprofits Fail Financially & How To Avoid Them

The financial sustainability of a nonprofit organization must be a priority of its leadership team and board. It should also be incorporated into both its ongoing management decisions as well as its longer-term strategic planning. Yet, nonprofits often only focus on financial sustainability reactively – usually after a decline in

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Roundtable: Succession Planning for Nonprofits – Managing Leadership Transition

Developing leadership at all levels – and retaining high-performance employees in a competitive talent market – is one of the most important things a nonprofit organization can do to ensure its sustainability and success. This means building and cultivating a pipeline of high performers and leaders, and taking steps to

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Roundtable: Time to Get Serious About Social Enterprise

With diminishing charitable donations and public funding becoming a major issue for many nonprofit organizations, today’s nonprofit leaders are looking to social enterprise as a way to generate potentially significant sources of unrestricted cash that will reduce their nonprofit’s reliance on traditional funding to support its mission and achieve its

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Business Planning

Roundtable: The Nonprofit Business Plan – A Tool for Organizational Success & Increased Funding

In a world of diminishing resources and ever increasing demands for improved service delivery, the pressure on nonprofit organizations to do more with less grows each day. The nonprofits that will survive are the ones who can critically self-assess their organization and best communicate their value to funders. Foundations – like everyone

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