May 28, 2020
Maxie Carpenter Challenges

Maxie Carpenter Challenges Charities to Maximize Corporate Partnerships

Maxie Carpenter Challenges Charities to Maximize Corporate Partnerships is Carpenter’s take on how to make a “reciprocal ask.” Here’s what the founder of The Leadership Consortium […]
October 26, 2019
Maxie Carpenter National Development Institute

Maxie Carpenter Says, “Charities Need Outliers”

Maxie Carpenter says, “Charities Need More Outliers!” Maxie defines outliers as a data point on a graph or in a set of results that is very […]
October 16, 2019
Tony Clyburn

Tony Clyburn Says, “Nonprofit Execs Need a Nap!”

Tony Clyburn has spent his career helping nonprofit executives publicize events from suicide prevention walks to fairs to road races etc. etc. Here’s what he has […]
October 6, 2019
Stefanie Stark Development Systems International

Stefanie Stark Reveals 6 Marketing Gems for Thriving Nonprofits

Stefanie Stark determined six years ago that American entrepreneur, author, and humanitarian activist Dan Pallotta gave a TED Talk that rippled throughout our sector and had […]
July 27, 2019
NANOE Controversy

NANOE Controversy – Is Charity Broken for Good?

NANOE and their 1,400 members have poignantly asked the question, “Is Charity Broken for Good?” This group of charitable leaders, named National Association of Nonprofit Organizations […]
July 4, 2019
Jimmy LaRose Villian or Hero

Jimmy LaRose – Villain or Hero For Nonprofits?

I first heard of Jimmy LaRose after serving eight years on the board of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (Columbia, SC). I was privileged to hold […]
June 6, 2019
Foundation Grants Secrets Jimmy LaRose

Foundation Grants – Five Secrets Grant Writers Won’t Tell You

Has anyone on your board suggested that you hire an expert grant-writing consultant to secure all that “magical money” foundations give out?  Have you mistakenly bought […]
June 5, 2019
Nonprofit Board Training With Jimmy LaRose

Why Nonprofit Board Training Doesn’t Work

I recently received a flyer from a nonprofit consultant that had a catchy phrase on the cover. His big line was, “Stop LECTURING your Board Members […]
June 4, 2019
Feasibility Study

Feasibility Study Scam – Don’t Let The Consultants Fool You

Just wanted to take a moment to let you know that this article has been written for donors (not nonprofit execs or consultants). Our goal is […]