Checklist
March 03, 2015

How to Create a Meaningful 1st Experience for Corporate Volunteers

Even if they’re just painting walls, it’s an opportunity to start lifelong relationships.

Tool Kit
March 03, 2015

The Basics of Measurement: Start Here

Learn about different types of evaluations—and how to measure your organization's effectiveness.

Checklist
March 02, 2015

12 Tips for Hiring the Candidates You Want

A recruiter offers foolproof steps to finding the right employees.

Template
March 02, 2015

Job Description: A Director of Gift Planning at Penn State

The university’s new external development job descriptions now include more information about the school and community.

Article
March 01, 2015

5 Tips for Writing a Better Fundraising Job Description

Nonprofit consultants and executive-search professionals share their advice for writing a strong job description for your next open position.

Article
March 01, 2015

Advice: Basic Legal Considerations Before Launching a Planned-Giving Program

An attorney for nonprofits offers advice.

Article
March 01, 2015

7 Tips for a Successful High-Tech Project

New projects may require unexpected partnerships and benefit from getting potential users involved early.

Article
February 27, 2015

How to Set Your Organization Up to Hire the Right Fundraiser

Involve relevant staff in the process, be mindful of your budget, ask probing questions, and more expert advice.

Article
February 27, 2015

6 Common Ways of Working with Companies

From corporate foundation grants to cause marketing, how your nonprofit can partner with a corporation to advance your mission.

Article
February 27, 2015

Advice: Making the Most of Reference Checks: Plan, Probe, and Get a Rounded Picture

Tips from a Boston-based recruiter whose firm performs executive searches for nonprofit organizations seeking experienced fundraisers.