Why It’s a Great Idea To Get a D-U-N-S Number as a Nonprofit
A D-U-N-S Number is a nine-digit number that identifies businesses worldwide and is used by lenders and others who reference it to assess and categorize the reliability and financial soundness of a company. It’s a great idea for your nonprofit organization to have a D-U-N-S Number of its own – and here’s why.
The Best Nonprofit Interview Questions for a Perfect Hire Every Time
As the employer, you have a vested interest in getting the interview process right from the start. Especially in a small nonprofit organization, a single employee can impact the dynamics of an entire team. Here's how to make sure you’re asking the best nonprofit interview questions, right from the start.
4 Critical Things You Should Never Leave Out of Your Nonprofit Employee Handbook
Employee handbooks are useful for nonprofits because they provide both guidance for decision-making and grounds for policy enforcement, if necessary. Some courts have even ruled that handbooks can act as contracts between employers and employees – but only if they’re thoughtfully and properly compiled.
5 Ways To Keep Your Fundraising Systems in Great Shape
The popularity of digital giving rises every year, and it’s important to make sure your fundraising systems are in great shape.Thinking about the experience your donors have when making donations is a key factor for new nonprofits in the beginning stages of creating fundraising systems and processes.
Avoiding Staff Burnout At Your Nonprofit 9 Months Into COVID 19
We’re in a place that would have been hard to imagine back in March. Nine months into the COVID- 19 pandemic, and we are still having to fear our neighbors, make difficult choices around work and school, and for some, manage a tricky work-from-home situation. Nearly 20 percent of Americans struggle with anxiety in a...
Is Your Nonprofit’s Board Too Involved In Operations? 4 Ways To Fix That Now
If you answered a big loud YES, you are not alone. Board members being too involved in operations and losing sight of the BIG picture is a common problem for many nonprofits. But don't be so hard on your good-intentioned board member. Most of the time, it's not their fault and the issue can be corrected with some...