David Burkus – Under New Management, Part 2

– David Burkus   We tracked down David Burkus, the author of the new book Under New Management, and spoke to him about how we can overhaul our understanding of what organizational management should look like. David was interviewed by Todd Greer, the Managing Editor for Nonprofit Performance Magazine. This is part 2 of our…

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Cheryl Snapp Conner – What Gives a Program Wings?

– Cheryl Snapp Conner   There’s a particular challenge in the marketing of social responsibility causes. By their very nature, these programs are founded on principles of doing good. But the altruistic core of these projects is dangerously seductive: How could an idea fail when it is so badly needed, and when the motives for…

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Creative Care of Stakeholders

– Sandy Birkenmaier Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D., published a piece in his newsletter this week on why senior citizens should live in jails and criminals should be housed in nursing homes. It was meant to be humorous, but there is often a very fine line between humor and philosophy. Dr. T spoke of how seniors in…

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Annual Board of Directors Health Check?

– Todd Greer   More and more individuals (and health insurance companies) are recognizing the value of an annual health check with their physician. It provides an opportunity to screen for red flags that may have remained underneath the surface, yet still be causing problems both in the near- and long-term. How about doing a…

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Nonprofits Going Social

KiKi L’Italien was our special guest on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, on “The Nonprofit Exchange,” SynerVision Leadership Foundation’s (@SVNPOFoundation) weekly webseries that is aired through Google Hangout and is also recorded as an iTunes podcast. KiKi L’Italien is the host of #AssociationChat and President of Amplified Growth, Inc., which supports associations and commercial clients in…

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Why Millennials Matter

Joan Kuhl was our special guest on March 17, 2015, on “The Nonprofit Exchange,” SynerVision Leadership Foundation’s (@SVNPOFoundation) weekly webseries that is aired through Google Hangout and is also recorded as an iTunes podcast. Joan Snyder Kuhl is the founder of Why Millennials Matter, an international speaker, and author of First Globals (with John Zogby) and co-editor of The…

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The Millennial Takeover!

Jamie Grant and Maddie Notter of Culture That Works were our special guests for our Thursday Nonprofit Twitter Chat (http://twubs.com/nonprofitchat) on February 19, 2015. Jamie was our guest for Tuesday’s Nonprofit Exchange: Leadership Tools and Strategies webinar (February 19, 2015), our weekly webseries that is aired through Google Hangout and is also recorded as an…

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The Millennial in the Nonprofit

Over the next two months, SynerVision Leadership Foundation is focusing much of our effort to spotlight the organizational changes that are presently occurring as Millennials become the majority in the workforce.   On February 17th, Maddie Grant and Jamie Notter, authors of When Millennials Take Over join us at 2 PM for The Nonprofit Exchange. Maddie…

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