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Too Busy

My niece sent me this cartoon: As I read it, I could hear so many nonprofits (including, alas, some of my clients): “Go away.  We’re too busy being frantic and dealing with urgent stuff to focus on actually doing things … Continue reading

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Understanding Roles and Responsibilities

Well, no. This isn’t really about boards. It’s about staff. Particularly development staff. What is the role and what are the responsibilities of the development director? I sit through a lot of meetings where it is clear that no-one, including … Continue reading

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On Target–(En)Vision Your Fundraising Future

As we head toward the end of the year, I find myself thinking of all the clichéd sayings that, as clichés tend to be, are true.  Like, “If you want money, ask for advice; if you want advice, ask for … Continue reading

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