Quick Win: Not Your Grandma’s SWOT Analysis

Analyze your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. Ask these questions and then dig on the answers that are unclear, too vague, or aren’t really getting to the heart of the matter.

Quick Win: People

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Template: A Board Report People Will Want to Read

One of the biggest requests we’ve gotten so far in the Nonprofit Leadership Lab is for an example of a simple and achievable CEO report to the board and recommendations for major topics to report on. The wait is over…

Template: People

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Quick Win: Building a Culture of Storytelling

What does every key ambassador need, from the person who answers the phone to the board chair? A story that ignites its audience! Here’s how you can easily implement a culture of storytelling.

Quick Win: Narrative, People

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Masterclass: Rethinking Your “Elevator Pitch”

An “elevator pitch” is how you answer the question, “So what does your nonprofit do?” Done right, it’s an invitation to learn more and do more and an amazing opportunity. But most of us screw it up.

Course: Narrative

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