Strategic Planning

Nonprofit SWOT Analysis Worksheet
November 2, 2021

SWOT Analysis is a methodology that lets you examine your organization’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats

How (and Why) To Make Organizational Alignment Happen
October 27, 2021 at 12:19 pm

Lack of alignment can happen at any level because subordinate employees do not have the tools to see if their work aligns with the strategic plan. They may know their nonprofit needs to raise $14 million, but not the organizational goal of retaining more event participants and transitioning them to sustaining donors.

Great Fundraising Success or Falling Far Short? The Difference Is in the Planning
August 10, 2021 at 9:06 am

The great composer Leonard Bernstein has been quoted as saying, “To accomplish great things, two things are needed: a plan, and not quite enough time.” Bernstein would have been aghast — as we were — to read this proclamation on the website of a particular independent school about its strategic planning process...