Inspired Nonprofit Leadership

Episode 144: Principles for Managing Difficult Conversations

My guest for this episode is Roberta Matuson. For more than 25 years, Roberta, president of Matuson Consulting has helped leaders in highly regarded companies, including General Motors, The Greater Boston Food Bank, and Microsoft, and small to medium-sized businesses, achieve the dramatic growth and market leadership through the maximization of talent. She’s the author of six books including, Ever…

Episode 143: An outline for your strategic plan

In this episode, Mary reviews an outline of what should go into your strategic plan document. She focuses on the principle of less is more. Mary has over 40 years experience in the nonprofit sector: 26 as an executive and 18 as a board member. She knows your day-to-day challenges first hand and brings experience and expertise to help you have the greatest possible impact. Be sure to subscribe to I…

Episode 142: Think of a cafeteria when you plan to plan

In this episode, Mary presents a framework for thinking about what to include – or not – in your planning process as you envision the future of your nonprofit. She uses the metaphor of a cafeteria so you will feel empowered to choose what will work for you. And Mary has a gift for you Effective Board Orientation Checklist just click on that to get it. Mary’s book is now available on Amazon or wher…

Episode 141: Partnerships for Advancing your Mission You Should Know About

My guests today are Amy & Scott Malin. Scott and Amy are husband and wife and the Co-Founders of the Trueheart cause agency and Co-Founders of the Trueheart social impact search engine. They are Hollywood’s social impact experts. Partners in the cause agency Trueheart, connect celebrities and purpose-driven brands to raise millions of dollars for charity. The Trueheart social impact search eng…

Episode 140: Challenges with and Tips for Leading with a Board

My guest for this episode is Sarah Olivieri. Sarah Olivieri is a nonprofit business strategist, #1 International Best Selling Author, and former Executive Director. She is a frequent presenter at conferences and online training and has been a featured expert on more than 50 podcasts. Sarah is the creator of the Impact Method – a framework that helps nonprofits simplify their operations, build alig…

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