Insights

What we’re thinking and learning about right now, news that matters to nonprofits, and events and happenings in and around TSNE MissionWorks and the NonProfit Center.

Jul 24 2018 | By Ning Jun Yuan, Digital Communications Specialist
Stewart Lanier presenting at a workshopLearn to understand, face and resolve organizational conflicts. → More
Jun 25 2018 | By TSNE MissionWorks
People at a deskWhat exactly do interim executive directors do, and how do you know when — and if — your nonprofit needs one? If you do need one, how do you choose the best one? → More
May 21 2018 | By Patrick Cutrona, Program Coordinator for Professional Learning
GEO Annual Conference 2018Philanthropy takes a look at what’s next at 2018 GEO Conference → More
Apr 05 2018 | By Ning Jun Yuan, Digital Marketing and Communications Specialist
TSNE MissionWorks' 2018 fiscal sponsorship conference focused on nonprofit resilience. → More
Dec 16 2016 | By Hez Norton, Director of Strategic Partnerships
Succession planning brings to mind a leadership transition. Yes, it is true that people leave organizations, BUT succession planning is not solely about leadership transitions. → More
Oct 23 2014 | By TSNE MissionWorks Leadership Team
“Leadership, like a piece of cloth, is strongest when its different parts are woven closely together, when there is a seat for everybody at the table.” – Trina Jackson, Leadership Team Member → More
Feb 26 2014 | By Heather Harker, Director of Programs Third Sector New England
All too often we find ourselves running in a rat race of "making a difference" whether that be saving the rainforests of Borneo or working to end modern day slavery or to end the environmentally injust practices that plague inner city children with... → More
Feb 13 2014 | by TSNE MissionWorks
When Tracy Hewitt founded Resource Generation in 1998 to help wealthy young people reach out to the disadvantaged and promote social justice, she realized that her new group lacked the administrative capacity to support its programmatic efforts. So she... → More
Feb 13 2014 | By Josh Sattely, Compliance and Legal Affairs Specialist, TSNE MissionWorks
Fiscal sponsors have traditionally been viewed as incubators of nonprofits, providing support to fledgling initiatives until they are ready to spread their wings as stand-alone, 501(c)(3) organizations. Although this is sometimes the case, research indicates... → More
Feb 13 2014 | By Kristen Saulnier
The economic downturn has created a “new normal” for nonprofits: learning to do more with less. Volunteers now play a more vital role than ever. How can you keep volunteers engaged, motivated and working effectively when their motivations for success can be... → More

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