Leadership

The politics of advocacy: Are charities apathetic or afraid?

Written By: Heather Yundt
October 1, 2012

What the international community's approach to advocacy by charities can teach Canadian organizations.

Ready to lead and not ready to leave: The demographic conundrum

Written By: Susan Fish
September 27, 2012

You might think it’s a good problem to have: too many capable leaders. Unfortunately, the situation can backfire.

A conversation with Cathy Hawara – Director General of the Charities Directorate

Written By: Andy Levy-Ajzenkopf
September 24, 2012

An interview with Cathy Hawara, the Director General of the Canada Revenue Agency's Charities Directorate.

Are nonprofit staff taking on too much?

Written By: Susan Fish
September 20, 2012

What happens when employees are asked to take on duties that are well beyond the scope of their job?

Nonprofit Innovation Awards celebrate innovation (and failure) in Calgary

Written By: Nikki Reimer
September 18, 2012

Winners of the Calgary Nonprofit Innovation Awards discuss the keys to innovative success - and why failure is valuable learning tool.

Let’s work together: The potential for cross-sectoral collaboration

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
September 17, 2012

Is cross-sectoral collaboration a realistic approach to solving real world problems?

For the public good: The pros and cons of going pro bono

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
September 10, 2012

Is pro bono work too good to be true?

Governance Q&A: Preparing for changes to bylaws

Written By: Jane Garthson
September 5, 2012

The Canadian Nonprofit Corporations Act is coming into effect in 2014. Is your organization ready?

CharityVillage LIVE: Building a culture of innovation

Written By: CharityVillage
September 5, 2012

This CharityVillage LIVE Conversation features John Paul de Silva discussing innovation in the nonprofit sector.

What’s your nonprofit’s impact?

Written By: Brock Smith
September 4, 2012

Nonprofits are increasingly expected to measure impact - but what are funders really looking for?

Share one, share all: Moving toward transparency

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
August 27, 2012

Can technological innovations improve transparency in the nonprofit sector?

Reporting fundraising expenses

Written By: John Suart
August 21, 2012

Canadians think charities have a long way to go when it comes to reporting fundraising expenses. How does your organization measure up?

Building a culture of innovation

Written By: John Paul de Silva
August 20, 2012

The business world is abuzz with innovation. Why is it so important?

On the horizon: A sector council for nonprofits in Nova Scotia

Written By: Andy Levy-Ajzenkopf
August 9, 2012

Nonprofits in Nova Scotia are partnering with the provincial government to create a new sector council.

Governance Q&A: When it's time to blow the whistle

Written By: Jane Garthson
August 8, 2012

When is it appropriate to take action against your organization?

Evolve or Die: Why and how nonprofits are thinking differently about our organizations

Written By: Patricia Evans and Barbara Grantham
August 6, 2012

The underlying financial model for many nonprofits across the country is shifting. Is your organization ready for the change?

Getting more bang for your consultation buck

Written By: Susan Fish
July 23, 2012

Find out how to make the consultation process worthwhile and get more bang for your consultation buck.

Ethics Q&A: Criticizing your organization

Written By: Jane Garthson
July 4, 2012

Is it ever appropriate to publicly criticize an organization you work or volunteer with?

D is for Disenchantment: How nonprofits are losing out

Written By: Elisa Birnbaum
July 3, 2012

Disenchantment in the nonprofit sector is not a new issue. What can be done to prevent it?

Moving forward on nonprofit labour force issues

Written By: Tanara Pickard
June 21, 2012

What progress has been made since Imagine Canada's National Summit six months ago?

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