nonprofit management

Aug 5, 2011

Using ‘goal alignment’ to improve nonprofit efficiency

By correctly aligning employees’ goals with those of the nonprofit, every staff member will have a clear understanding of how their work contributes to the organization’s success, and management will see how every staff member is contributing to the organization’s goals.

May 13, 2011

Managing a nonprofit’s information pipeline

Coordinating and properly managing the information flowing from a nonprofit to its various constituents is crucial for managing a nonprofit's reputation among stakeholders.

Aug 19, 2010

Business principles for marketing, practically applied

The famous organizational writer Peter Drucker shared thoughts decades ago that are relevant to serving current communications needs of nonprofits.

Jun 1, 2010

Keeping an eye on the dashboard

By maintaining both a personal and organizational ‘dashboard,’ nonprofit professionals can better manage their own goals and those of their nonprofit.

Dec 18, 2009

Few Latinos at California nonprofits

Latinos account for about 36 percent of the state’s population, but only about 28 percent of nonprofit staffers are Latino, a new study says.

Dec 11, 2009

Striving for the optimal overhead goal

While many nonprofits strive for ultra-low overheard to impress donors, anemic investment in resources, systems and processes is shortsighted.

Apr 20, 2009

Nonprofits work to avoid layoffs

Nonprofit operations executives are instituting cost-cutting measures to forestall layoffs, a new report says.