Most people are familiar with the concept of human resources: it’s the department or professional responsible for taking care of the people part of an organization. It’s not unusual for non-profit organizations to go without having someone in charge of human resources. After all, in...

Having clear and carefully considered goals is the key to any nonprofit’s success. Knowing what you’re working towards and how to measure your accomplishments is vital to ensuring you and your organization are on the right track toward meeting your objectives.   Strategic Goal Setting A strategic goal...

There are few things that are as frustrating as having to re-forecast your nonprofit’s budget when things don’t go according to plan. As mid-year closes in, it’s common for nonprofits to find their carefully prepared budgets aren’t balancing the way they’d expected them to. If...

So you decided to take get a financial statement audit done for your organization. Sure, it’s a big–and sometimes stressful–decision, but it’s an investment that will serve your organization well. However, having the audit done is just a part of the process. Once your auditors have...