Featured Blog Posts for October 4
The cure for the nonprofit crisis? Focus.
"This so-called crisis of coherence only heightens competition for resources, since it creates more and more overlap among organizations-and makes them harder for donors to distinguish. So what's an organization to do? The authors point to tightly focused organizations like the Harlem Children's Zone and the Mayo Foundation, which focus on what they do best to drive a clear strategy and distinct "way to play" - their unique way of achieving their mission. I agree." Click here to read the full post.
7 Words I Never Want To See In Your Blog Posts
"Oh yes, words are power all right. It was drilled into my brain and resounds with me to this day. It still irks me when my wife or friends send me texts saying "your" when they mean "you're" or "its" when they mean "it's". They aren't huge deals in texts, but they're HUGE deals in your writing." Click here to read the full post.