Nonprofit Insights

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Summer 2018

Cybercrime: Nonprofits in the Crosshairs

How to Invest Wisely in Fundraising Technology

How to Defend Against Cyberattacks

Is Your Nonprofit a “Foreign Agent”?

Spring 2018

Who’ll Succeed Your Executive Director?

The New Tax Law and Nonprofit Fundraising

Revenue: Contribution, Exchange, or Both

Should Your Nonprofit Offer Sabbaticals?

Winter 2018

Set Your Investment Committee Up for Success

Changes in Accounting for Leased Property

Don’t Forget Planned Gifts

The Benefits of an Outside Audit

Fall 2017

Evaluating Your Executive Director

Helpful Tips For Collecting Pledged Donations

The New Nonprofit Liquidity Disclosures

How Nonprofits Can Recruit Millennials

Summer 2017

Understand Conflicts of Interest Before They Happen

How to Harness Corporate Philanthropy Today

New Reporting of Net Assets Starting Soon

Spring 2017

Expense Reporting Takes on New Significance

Choosing the Right Board Portal

Have a Plan (and Stick to It)

Reduce Uncertainty With an Operating Reserve

Winter 2017

Rethinking Nonprofit Financial Reporting

How to Keep Special Events Calamity-Free

Financials: Start Preparing Now

How Dusty Are Your Docs?

Fall 2016

5 Questions You Should Be Asking

Fundraising Events and Fair Market Value

Risk Management Steps You Can Take Today

Are You Protecting Your “Good Standing”?

Summer 2016

Is Your Board Onboard?

Is Your Disaster Recovery Plan on Track?

An Executive Compensation Checkup

Spring 2016

Is Your Board an Accident Waiting to Happen?

What to Know When Taking Federal Money

How to Build a Fundraising-Friendly Board

Nonprofit Governance and Your Board

Four Things You Should Be Checking

Winter 2016

What’s on Your Attorney General’s Radar?

5 Things Your Nonprofit Should Know

4 Legal Best Practices for Nonprofits

Public Charity or Private Foundation?

Fall 2015

Nonprofit Fundraising – Discover the Power of the Crowd

Financial Literacy – Does Your Board Really Know the Numbers?

A Look at Liability – Why Do Nonprofits Get Sued?

Nonprofit Insights – How to Maximize Community Foundation Giving Days

Summer 2015

Executive Sessions – What They Are and Why You Should Have Them

Funding Matters – The Importance of Revenue Diversification

How to Perform Cloud Computing Due Diligence

Spring 2015

Making the Case – Tips for Effective Grant Writing

Nonprofits and Leases – Understanding the Options (and Opportunities)

FAQs:  The Low-Down on Hiring a Grant Writer

Grant Reform and New Single Audit Rules

Winter 2015

Best Practices – What Makes a Great Audit Committee?

Funding Notes – A Closer Look at Quasi-Endowments

Three Things Your Audit Committee Should Be Doing

Nonprofit Marketing in a Multi-Channel World

Fall 2014

Risk Assessment – 7 Threats That Can Bring a Nonprofit Down

Legacy Gifts – Best Practices for Your Planned Giving Committee

Good Governance – How Many Policies Do You Really Need?

Not All Bequests Are Created Equal

Summer 2014

Fundraising Strategies – Making Major Donor Events Work

Lawsuits and Lessons – The Importance of Honoring Donor Intent

5 Tips for Finding (and Keeping) Effective Volunteers

Spring 2014

Pushing for Change – What Your NFP Needs to Know About Lobbying

Mobilizing for Advocacy – It Takes a (Volunteer) Army

“So, How Much Lobbying Can We Do?”

Benchmark Your Performance

Winter 2014

Next Steps – Healthcare Reform and Nonprofit Employers

Eyes Wide Open – Who’s Watching Your Organization?

Healthcare Reform – The Next Steps

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