Look beyond the resume

Just a quick interviewing/recruiting tip as we launch into an amazing 2012. When hiring, look for those people who are already naturally passionate at what you’re interviewing them to do. If you’re looking for a fundraiser, look past the part on their resume that outlines their "fundraising" degree and ask about how they enjoy raising […]

Making time to succeed

I like to think that embarking upon the process of strategy implementation as taking on a second job while you’re already working a full-time job. For an already crazy-busy nonprofit executive team the process of adding more work to an already jam-packed schedule is overwhelming and discouraging. It often seems that things get worse before […]

Your mission (should you choose to accept it)

I’m a huge Mission Impossible fan! When you think about it, what’s not to love? Great action, amazing stunts, mind-blowing gadgets, world-saving missions…what more could you ask for? As I was watching MI4 Ghost Protocol this weekend I got to thinking about why IMF is always so successful and I came to the conclusion that […]