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How can you utilize your untapped resources?

How can you utilize your untapped resources?

Chances are, your nonprofit possesses resources that are not fully utilized - your board of directors, for example. So how can you realize your board's complete potential? One answer: negotiation theory.

Tackling the Elephants in Your Board Room

Tackling the Elephants in Your Board Room

Do you ever lie awake at night trying to figure out solutions for your biggest board challenges? by Bridge to Excellence breakout speaker Stacey Wedding

Nonprofits belong to the communities we serve

Nonprofits belong to the communities we serve

Leadership transitions should neither be sidestepped nor stumbled upon. Whether such transitions occur in a boy scout troop, kids sports team, or Fortune 500 company, leadership changes change everything. This reality applies with force in the nonprofit sector. by Bridge to Excellence breakout speaker Jim Powell

Are millennials "ungrateful brats"?

Are millennials

Millennials will make up 50% of the workforce by 2020. Are you ready? by Erika Burnett and Elizabeth Madsen

Can your organization "talk the talk" AND "walk the walk" of workplace diversity?

Can your organization

Your organization probably knows that diversity is important, but do your actions reflect this knowledge? Consultant Paula Farmer is leading a breakout session at this year's Bridge to Excellence conference addressing this topic.

Road to the Conference: Is organizational culture important?

Road to the Conference: Is organizational culture important?

Do you think culture is a "soft topic" and not as important as other issues your nonprofit faces, or do you see it as foundational?

Road to the Conference: Featured Speakers Preview

Road to the Conference: Featured Speakers Preview

This week, we read from our featured speakers: Stacy Palmer, editor, The Chronicle of Philanthropy and Jeanne Bell, CEO, CompassPoint Nonprofit Services. Read below for a preview of what to expect next Tuesday!

Road to the Conference: Profit and Purpose—Navigating Legal Complexities of Dual-Purpose Entities

Road to the Conference: Profit and Purpose—Navigating Legal Complexities of Dual-Purpose Entities

Since 2008, more than 30 states have passed at least one form of social enterprise legislation. These involve benefit corporations, benefit LLCs, L3Cs, social purpose corporations or public benefit corporations.