5 Organizational Design Hacks You Need to Know

5 Organizational Design Hacks You Need to Know

Organizational Design is the methodology by which an organization’s leaders can identify which aspects of their organization are working, and which aspects need a second look.  That second glance and fresh perspective offers executives who are equipped with organizational design skills an opportunity to refresh outdated systems and procedures, keeping the whole operation aligned with existing goals and moving successfully into the future.

Maximize your team’s effectiveness by having these 5 Organizational Design tips in your toolbox.  Use them to make this year your most successful year yet!

How to Turn Volunteers into Supporters: Tips for Volunteer Orientation and Training

How to Turn Volunteers into Supporters: Tips for Volunteer Orientation and Training

A successful event is difficult to accomplish alone. In every fundraiser, you need a team of people who support your cause and are willing to help in any aspect of the event. Volunteer orientation and training is one of the most critical aspects of the volunteer management process. Volunteer orientation and training can make the difference between a successful event and a disastrous one. During orientation, which all volunteers should attend, volunteers learn about the organization as well as the event. And during training, there is an in-depth explanation about the volunteer roles for the event. Both are excellent methods to increase supporters and their engagement…

Attorney General Crack Down

Attorney General Crack Down

Xavier Becerra took office as California’s new Attorney General in January 24, 2017.  His first order of business was to look directly at nonprofit organizations (NPO’s) in California and determine whether or not they are complying with the laws of the land.   These laws include the laws of California that govern nonprofits organizations, in addition to the laws set up by each individual organization.  He is looking, in particular, at each nonprofits’ governing laws outlined in their bylaws to see if they are following their own laws.  Do you have the correct amount of board members? Are you having the correct number of board meetings and on the months stated in your bylaws?  Have you changed your programs and mission since they were last filed? Have you updated your bylaws to reflect these changes?