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The Coming Nonprofit Leadership Void

In December 2016, the Slingshot Group published a whitepaper called Who’s Leading Next?  The paper addresses the fact that in the nonprofit world that many top level leadership positions are held by the Boomer generation. On the other hand, there are 10,000 Boomers turning age 65 daily until the  »  Read More

Should Donors Be Willing to Give to Overhead?

In the giving world, the supposed magic standard is to spend no more than 10% of your budget towards overhead.  Similarly, I hear some foundations and some donors describe and prescribe that 10% is their benchmark for qualifying an organization. The theory is that donors don’t want to pay for  »  Read More

5 Ways Trump Will Impact the NonProfit World—An Early Look

Let’s face it.  Few saw this coming—the defeat of Hillary Clinton by Donald Trump.  Even some of the most balanced people I know suggested that the business and financial world was preparing for a Clinton presidency. Call it what you will, but the benefit of Clinton presidency was that many  »  Read More