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Skeletons in Your Closet

Skeletons in Your Closet

What secrets are we keeping inside that could be holding us back as professional leaders? What are the skeletons in our closets?
Book Smell

Book Smell

What is the magic of libraries? How do they cultivate a "we are all in this together" ethos?
A Gala Done Right

A Gala Done Right

Lots of fundraising galas get it wrong. Here are some highlights from one of my favorite events of the year, and the many ways that this organization gets it right.
“Am I pushy?”

“Am I pushy?”

Great nonprofit professionals are alchemists – they take what they have and create something extraordinary out of it. Small fundraising shops can use their size, and limited resources, to their advantage to achieve amazing results.

Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.