Shelli’s 5 Golden Rules of Marketing

Shelli’s 5 Golden Rules of Marketing

As I like to say, marketing is taking all the great work your organization is doing and getting people to care about it as much as you do. Just think about the work you do every day to make our world a better place! As you ponder how marketing can help get others as...
5 Strategies to Take Your Organization to the Next Level

5 Strategies to Take Your Organization to the Next Level

Not all organizations can go-to-scale, but all organizations have inflection points when getting to the next level is appropriate—or even imperative. The term “next level” is generally associated with an organization’s lifecycles, moving from one stage to another like...
10 Simple Strategies to Work Smarter, Not Harder

10 Simple Strategies to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Psst. Come close and we’ll let you in on a secret. There are 10 simple strategies that can help you work smarter, not harder. If you do these 10 simple things, we guarantee you will be more efficient and productive!   Ok, these strategies aren’t exactly secret. In...
The Era of the Nonprofit CEO

The Era of the Nonprofit CEO

Reshape the Future: Be a Nonprofit CEO. That’s the name of our new course focused on the skills, mindset, and confidence necessary to succeed as the chief executive of a nonprofit organization. Finalizing that title took some time. I want to share the story behind it...
Sustainability IS your Succession Plan

Sustainability IS your Succession Plan

“78% of (nonprofit) leaders intend to leave their job by 2020.” –    Opportunity in Change: Preparing Boston for Leader Transitions and New Models of Nonprofit Leadership This statistic comes from a study Third Sector New England prepared for the Boston...