How to Gain Traction for Nonprofit: Follow Up

Okay, to be fair, the person who offered the answers that I deconstructed for the past two weeks really probably did have the best of intentions, and sincerely wanted to offer suggestions that would result in a greater awareness of the organization and its goals. But...

How Does a Non-Profit Gain Traction? Part 5

This is the fifth & final post that deals with the kind of “hand waving” response you often get from people who have never actually run a non-profit. Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4 Answer No.5 Document all the work you do for your...

A Goal without a Plan is just a WISH (Pt.1)

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince was right: there is no way to get from here to there without a plan. While virtually everyone agrees with this*, actually creating the plan remains challenging. What I hear mostly frequently is ‘not sure where to even start’...