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Creating Order This Tax Season and Beyond

Creating Order This Tax Season and Beyond

Enjoy this blog post from Cami Lewis, PiP’s Operations Catalyst. One of the things that makes Cami so talented at what she does is her organizational skills. This woman is a wizard and if you’re anything like me, I need all the help I can get! This blog post is a...

Creating Experiences that Delight

Creating Experiences that Delight

What was the last all-star customer service experience that wowed you? Chances are you had to think about this for a while. Stand out experiences are rare these days, which makes them even more powerful when we get to be part of them. Experiences don't have to be bad...

Employee and Board Engagement: An Insider’s Perspective

Employee and Board Engagement: An Insider’s Perspective

[Blog post written by Cami Lewis, PiP's Operations Catalyst] I have had the opportunity to both work for a nonprofit as paid staff as well as participate on and eventually lead a nonprofit board. While both roles focus on furthering the objectives of the organization,...

Characters Who Capture the Audience

Characters Who Capture the Audience

Maybe it's because Valentine's Day is this month and love stories are on our mind here at PiP. Not your typical love stories, though. We're talking about stories where your target audience forms an attachment to one of the main characters in your organization's story....

Are you productive or effective?

Are you productive or effective?

As 2020 came to a close, not only did I do the happy dance (didn’t we all?!),  but I also took some time to get organized for the year ahead. From time to time people tell me that I’m organized. If I don’t furrow my eyebrows or look at them like an alien, I almost...

Your Shared Leadership Agenda: Fewer Sleepless Nights in 2021

Your Shared Leadership Agenda: Fewer Sleepless Nights in 2021

What keeps you up at night? As a nonprofit leader, we’re guessing it isn’t just one thing. Cash flow issues? Staff morale? An unengaged Board? Donor retention? Technology headaches? Program and service delivery when demand has increased exponentially? Or perhaps...

A holiday gift that won’t add pounds, except to your brain

A holiday gift that won’t add pounds, except to your brain

The holidays are upon us (this really feels like the longest shortest year ever, doesn’t it?), and I’ve been contemplating a gift I could give to our loyal PiP clients, followers, and friends. Since I haven’t hit the lottery yet, the large donations will have to wait...

The Year of The Pivot and What That Means for 2021

The Year of The Pivot and What That Means for 2021

The year of 2020 has been all about the pivot. Pivoting our lives and our work places. Shifting our mindset. Changing the way we do most things—socializing, connecting, and learning to name a few. Nobody would argue that it’s been beyond tough. Change isn’t for wimps,...