Friday, August 7, 2015
Different Drummer

Image: Seamartini Graphics,
It ain't easy being an iconoclast, but I've known there is more than one way to beat a drum since I was a twelve-year-old percussionist in the school band. Here are three examples of how marching in the opposite direction of conventional wisdom can work to the benefit of nonprofit organizations.
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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Three Critical Mistakes of Fundraising Organizations

Over the years, I have watched important nonprofit organizations struggle with their fundraising while making the same mistakes again and again. Although there are certainly more than three ways to undermine your fundraising, here are three avoidable mistakes that can make the difference between success and failure.  Read more...

Thursday, May 7, 2015
Never Give Up!

Illustration: Okalinichenko /
I think we are all tempted on occasion to just give up. When that temptation knocks on my door, I like to think of Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg. Read more...