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Resources for Nonprofit Leaders during Uncertain Times

Resources for Nonprofit Leaders during Uncertain Times

These are unprecedented times for all of us, and nonprofit professionals, in particular, are balancing many moving parts. From the nonprofit leaders we’ve spoken to over the last several days, you are responding to higher client needs and demands, shifting to remote...

Nonprofit Love Stories

Nonprofit Love Stories

We generally don’t get sappy unless it has to do with fur babies, but we’re breaking our own rules this February. In honor of the month of love, we want to share a few inspiring stories with you that show love at its greatest in the nonprofit sector. Sometimes board...

Maybe less really is more

Maybe less really is more

It’s time for a true confession. For years I tortured my husband by putting him through an annual goal setting exercise. He’s probably rolling his eyes as he reads this. Heavy sigh. I was the one who told him that a new year was coming, and we needed to set individual...

Our Gift to You: Holiday Survival Tips & Self-Care Gems

Our Gift to You: Holiday Survival Tips & Self-Care Gems

Feeling frazzled, like there aren’t enough hours in the day? Wishing you could truly embrace the joy of the season without the long work hours, last-minute fundraising push and year-end wrap up of projects? If this sounds like you, you’re not alone. This can be a...

Tips and Ideas to End Your Year Strong

Tips and Ideas to End Your Year Strong

Giving thanks, holiday lights, baking and gift shopping… these are just a few of the things this time of year brings (not to mention stress!).  It also brings with it year-end fundraising campaigns, wrapping up unfinished projects, and making plans for what’s to...

Nonprofit Boards: Are they all broken?

Nonprofit Boards: Are they all broken?

If we're being real, we have to admit that it sometimes feels like all nonprofit boards are broken. An exaggeration? Perhaps. Lately, though, many of our friends and colleagues in the nonprofit sector have reached out to the PiP team hoping we can put on our superhero...

Navigating the Organizational Culture Iceberg

Navigating the Organizational Culture Iceberg

How often have you heard someone say how important, even urgent, it is for you to create a strong culture for your organization? Organizational Culture Model by Edgar Schein An organization’s culture exists at three levels: 1.      ...

Vulnerability Has Its Benefits

Vulnerability Has Its Benefits

When you search for “vulnerability and nonprofits” on the Internet, there are a number of articles that pop up. Most of these have to do with risk management or financial vulnerability. Those are certainly two important topics for all nonprofits to consider, and it’s...