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At the heart of all organizational capacity building is workplace culture, and nonprofits and foundations are no exception to this rule. The problem is that culture is usually thought of as being about high-level values and concepts, but in reality it’s made up of a complex network of behavior-focused cultural building blocks. Until we work on those, we won’t see the results we want - e.g. stronger capacity and sustainability - and the lack of attention on culture can even hold us back. Read More

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You might think you know, but do you really? Read More

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SURGE 2017 is an experiment in collaborative innovation. It is a free virtual summit running on November 7th-9th, was inspired by the association community, envisioned in conversations with people throughout the industry, and planned and created through teamwork and cooperation. The summit will consist of twelve pre-recorded sessions, with a highly participatory format so that attendees can engage together in deep learning opportunities. Association professionals from around the globe will assemble for exclusive access to the sessions and discussions, ready to learn, to listen, and to lend their ideas. Learn more here. Read More

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It's been a wild ride and we're grateful to be part of it. Online community management for the win! Read More

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Are you going to #18NTC? You may have heard that session voting is open. Here's a quick roundup of some great sessions - please vote for these if you love them as much as I do! Read More

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Everything you need to know if you're exploring options for fundraising software. Read More

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"I want you to know that the emails, projects, and other work will never stop or slow down enough for you to catch up. There will never be a perfect time to take time for you. I also want you to know that you can take time for yourself and the world around won’t come to an end. I promise! And, yes, it’s possible to be committed to your work AND have a fulfilling personal life too." Read More

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Join us at The Solar Foundation’s seventh annual Summer Solstice event in June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC! Read More

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Promotions via Facebook are the way of the future for causes. Non-profit organizations such as March of Dimes and the American Cancer Society have already been using them to great effect. Which is a process you can become a part of, with the right focus and the desire to market on a global scale through user participation and member oriented methods. Read More

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Is aligned, strategic collaboration something you're working towards at your organization? Are there underlying culture issues stopping your people from collaborating effectively? Jamie has some suggestions. Read More