Two Killer Tools to Help You Start a Sustainable Nonprofit

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    Two Killer Tools to Help You Start a Sustainable Nonprofit
    At The Center, we LOVE these tools.  It won’t take much of your time to use them but the future success of your new nonprofit depends on using them. Tool #1 – A Short Video This 3 minute 52 minute …
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    13 Leadership Skills You Didn’t Need A Decade Ago
    Leadership skills aren’t stagnant. Different generations moving in and out of the workforce dictate changes to the ways people lead.  If you’re wondering what skills have come into play lately for the modern leader, click here for insights from 13 professional coaches of Forbes …
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    Blogger – Tana M. Schiewer
    Ditch the 30-second Commercial. Build a Messaging Platform. Nonprofit leaders and key stakeholders will spend days, weeks, even months discussing the precise wording to capture the mission and vision of an organization. They then place the mission statement carefully on …
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    Internal Control Checklist
    In her recent workshop, titled Operational Excellence, Gretchen Upholt from FMA shared with us a variety of resources. An organizational assessment of internal controls was one of these resources. We thought it was too good not to share! ​ Click here to …
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    StrongNonprofits.org
    In addition to all of the ​information Gretchen Upholt, from FMA, shared with us in her recent workshop, she also provided us with some incredible resources. One of these resources is a website map of a website connected to the …
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    Financial Management Self Reflection Tool
    How confident are you in your organization’s financial management practices? In her recent workshop, Gretchen Upholt shared a resource with us to reflect on the financial management practices of organizations. To access this tool click here.​
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    Tool – The Alliance Continuum
    In her recent workshop, Karen Ray shared The Alliance Continuum.   It’s an important tool as we commonly use the terms collaboration and alliance without checking to see if potential partners are using them the same way. This handy one page …
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    Case Study – LEAN Six Sigma in the Nonprofit Sector
    Featured below is a success story from the nonprofit sector demonstrating how the LSS approach helped one organizations increase services to the Homeless. Click here  to watch the short video.  A transcript of the video and the slides are also …
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    Tool – Types of LEAN Six Sigma Projects
    It’s important to know what kind of Lean Six Sigma project you’re considering. These are 5 classic project types to help you decide. If you’re looking to conduct a Green Belt project, then you should be working on a Process Improvement Project. …
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    2017 Nonprofit Thought Leadership
    VALUABLE NEW RESOURCE Download The Center for Nonprofit Resources has a rich history of providing access to experts on a wide variety of topics to support excellence in the nonprofit sector. In 2017 our partnership with these experts evolved to include the …