We build stronger communities by helping nonprofits and small businesses manage their risks and improve their processes using “lean” management tools. We support organizations as they inventory their risks, address their most important challenges, and build a culture of continuous improvement. We also provide board training, structured coaching on risk management and process improvement, and web-based training.
Gene Takagi, who previously appeared on our Nonprofit Resilience and Growth podcast, recently published a list of 12 reasons why a nonprofit board member should resign from a nonprofit board. Gene's points are all excellent, but I would add a thirteenth reason: 13....read more
In our last post, we described how a nonprofit can perform its first risk inventory. Here, we follow that by discussing what you should do with the results. Meet to Discuss the Results After your team members perform their independent analyses, compile the results....read more
The nonprofit business model presents a unique environment for risk. There are six challenges that are carried by most nonprofits as a matter of course. These risks are viewed as the price of doing business in the nonprofit sector and they are vastly different from...read more