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Why It’s Smart to Thank Your Donors Today

Why is Valentine’s Day an excellent time to thank your donors for the gifts they made at the end of the year?

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The Most Dangerous Phrase Nonprofit Leaders Use

I bet you’ve said this phrase in the last thirty days. Why it’s time to stop using these four words and what to say instead.

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A Team of Relationships

A Team of Relationships | What Lincoln Teaches Us About Creating Successful Boards

A Team of RelationshipsOne of Doris Kearns Goodwin’s book’s Team of Rivals explores how Lincoln selected and worked with a cabinet composed, among others, of three gifted competitors for the presidency. You, like Lincoln, seek to build a team. Only in your case, you don’t gather rivals. To form your board, you organize gifted individuals to form a team of relationships.

In her book, Goodwin writes about the meetings Lincoln had with his cabinet collectively and individually. You already hold regular board meetings. …

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Is It True? Are You Really a Small Nonprofit?

Just like we can’t all be above average drivers, nonprofits can’t all be small. From zero to millions-–what size nonprofit are you? What does the data tell us?

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How Did They Do? Annual Gift Follow-up

It’s mid-January, how did four nonprofits respond to year-end gifts? Listen to learn two best practices and two actions to avoid.

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The Magic of Small Gifts Will You Make 2019 Your Year?

The Magic of Small Gifts | Will You Make 2019 Your Year?

The Magic of Small Gifts Will You Make 2019 Your Year?Over the last several years, I’ve noticed that my holiday and birthday packages are shrinking. No, I’m not getting diamonds, rubies, and emeralds-exactly.

Moreover, I blame my presents diminishing size on my parents. They were raised during the Depression and taught me a do-it-yourself mentality. With books, magazines, and YouTube, you can learn many things.

I realize I’ve been doing things the hard way. I’m wasting time and money. Doing-it-yourself requires you to suss out reliable resources. The poor-to-helpful stuff …

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How Can You Hold Your Board Accountable for Ensuring Adequate Resources?

Discover how you can establish expectations in your nonprofit board that they will help to provide adequate revenue for the organization. Learn why peer to peer accountability works best.

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Yes, You Can Earn Revenue that Has Nothing to Do with Your Mission

A quick look at a nonprofit income stream that can provide you with new revenue. What is earn non-mission revenue? What are its benefits? Challenges? Your peers earn this revenue, do you?

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Best-of-2018-Added Value Videos-Karen Eber Davis

Best of Karen’s 2018 Added Value Videos

Last year, I launched a new series, Added Value Video. It’s been a labor of love and an education.

Here are the most in-demand videos from 2018:

Thank you for learning along with me. For more value in 2019, please continue to send your questions about nonprofit revenue and boards.

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Why You Need a Nonprofit Mastermind Group

Running a nonprofit is different. You need to raise donated money and work with volunteers, often with very restricted resources. This video shares three of many benefits you’ll receive by participation in a mastermind group.

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