Recognize and Overcome Burnout
A lot has been written about burnout lately. When I first felt burnout, I didn’t recognize it. I couldn’t name it. I...
Overcoming “No” in Your Nonprofit Fundraising
Receiving a “no” can be discouraging to nonprofit leaders trying to raise funds, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are some top tips for overcoming “no.”
Overcome Your Fear of Asking
If you want to be a successful nonprofit leader and fundraiser, you must overcome your fear of asking for a donation and help others overcome their fear. Here are some ways to do that.
Effective Time Management Starts with Mindset
How do you start your day? I have an executive coaching client who likes to start her day early. She makes her...
8 Factors of Happiness
Happiness is a choice, not a feeling. We can reframe our thinking, and shift from reacting to what happens to us to choosing to feel peaceful and calm.
Top 10 SparkNonprofit Blog Posts of 2022
Before we get too far into 2023, I thought it would be a useful exercise to take a look at what were the most-visited blog posts on SparkNonprofit last year. The results were interesting and humbling. And in one case, a bit surprising.