The Way to Build Impactful Networks and Coalitions

network, group, coalition, collaborative, consortium

Creating a network/coalition seems like a good idea, until it finds itself with members ready to duke it out over crudites and hummus. I’m an impact freak, and as such believe the truest way to accomplish impact is to do it collectively. Harnessing and leveraging diversity in perspective, expertise, funding, resources and exposure. However. To […]

Read More»

What To Look For When Considering A Benefit Corporation: A Comparison

social, enterprise, entrepreneur, houston, texas, nonprofit, public, benefit, corporation

I finally have a chance to circle back to this post. Really, the timing couldn’t be better. I’m losing track of the companies announcing social enterprise initiatives recently, like Salesforce and Cadillac. You’ll remember my post from weeks ago about the Benefit Corporation bug FINALLY hitting Texas. As excited as I was, in reading the […]

Read More»

3 Common Legal Traps Nonprofits Fall Prey To

legal, nonprofit, law

Replicating a guest post from Wild Apricot,  for their free webinar I presented on August 23, called “5 Common Legal Traps for Nonprofits and How to Avoid Them.” You can watch here.   Most nonprofits I encounter know they have legal traps lurking within their organization. They’re just not sure what those traps are. Even more dangerous, […]

Read More»

The Dangers With a For-profit and Nonprofit Hybrid Structure

hybrid, forprofit, nonprofit, social, enterprise, impact,

Every so often, a group of us sit down with folks from the IRS Exempt Orgs Section and chat. Talk about upcoming developments, things the IRS sees and for us to watch out for. In June, there was a lengthy discussion on structuring for-profit/nonprofit hybrid structures that stuck out to me.  One, it’s interesting the IRS is seeing so […]

Read More»

For a Good to Great Privacy Policy Ask Questions

nonprofit privacy policy

Originally appeared on Texas Nonprofits at http://www.txnp.org/Article/?ArticleID=18750 A few years ago I did a podcast on the importance of having a privacy policy. Now, with cyber attacks as regular as the sunset the topic is more relevant than its ever been. Thankfully, organizations are heeding the calls to put something in place. Unfortunately, what’s put in […]

Read More»
© Copyright Notations on Non-Profits - Theme by Pexeto
Content Protected Using Blog Protector By: PcDrome.