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To Advance Your Mission, You Need to Retreat

Yesterday morning (yep, a Sunday), I facilitated a board retreat via Zoom. I’m not going to lie, I was very, and I mean VERY worried about energizing the group and making sure each and every individual was engaged and actively participating in the discussion. To help get the group focused, I had provided them with […]

Orienting New Staff

Let’s Make Sure The Process Isn’t Disorienting I’ve been at my not-for-profit (NFP) for five months and my orientation happened during my first two weeks at the NFP. I’ve gone through MANY orientations (since I’ve been in the professional world for 20+ years). Hard to believe (yes, I’m being snarky), but this is the first […]

Jumping Back Into the Frontlines of Philanthropy

I have been in the not-for-profit (NFP) sector since my undergraduate days at Saint Mary’s College. Working in the NFP sector is definitely my calling and for some uncanny reason, I truly enjoy securing philanthropic income for worthwhile missions. I have never hated the work and look at it as something that requires strategy and […]

Thanksgiving 2019: My Stress-free Holiday

Thanksgiving is my favorite U.S. holiday, and I don’t really like turkey. And, if I’m going to be honest, I really don’t like the history of the holiday. Despite all of this, I still love Thanksgiving, for two big reasons: first, it is a holiday that is solely focused on appreciating what you have. Second, […]


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