As times change and different ways of communication and marketing evolve, it’s important to stay “part of the conversation.” Times are different than they were when I was growing up (it wasn’t THAT long ago, but it’s definitely been a few decades)! Peopledon’t utilize traditional marketing platforms as much as they once did.Read More
As many of you know, I teach a high school entrepreneurship class so one student recently asked me, “ What was your biggest management mistake?” Well, it didn’t take me long to answer that when I was a young manager, I held the philosophy that it was “my way or the highway.” Unfortunately, not all of my co-workers and subordinates appreciated that management style and it probably hindered our success as a team.Read More
As the Executive Director of your nonprofit organization, do you sometimes feel that your relationship with your board is not working as well as it could? You send out emails and no one replies? Board members don’t attend meetings? Well, you are not alone! Although the relationship between the Executive Director and the Board is fundamental to the success of the organization, it is the area in which most Executive Directors feel most uncertain.
Here are seven communication strategies to help you work with your board!Read More