7 Simple Strategies for Motivating Your Nonprofit’s Staff

More Insights from JVA’s Genius Bar Panelists By Sandy Wiegand, copyeditor and writer at Joining Vision and Action If you’re having any trouble motivating your nonprofit’s staff members to do their best [...]

2018-05-21T19:45:02+00:00October 24th, 2017|Blog, Tools for Changemakers, Training|0 Comments

Why Your Work-Life Balance is Crucial to Your Nonprofit’s Success

Genius Bar Panelists Agree You Should Get a Life By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Work-life balance: We all say it’s important to us. No one WANTS [...]

2018-05-21T19:45:18+00:00October 19th, 2017|Blog, Tools for Changemakers, Training|0 Comments

Eight Things You Can Do to Better Engage Your Board

 Lessons from JVA’s Executive Director Academy Genius Bar How do engage your board of directors? By Sandy Wiegand, Copyeditor and Writer at Joining Vision and Action Whether your board members get their hands dirty helping [...]

2018-11-01T09:59:13+00:00October 17th, 2017|Blog, Tools for Changemakers, Training|0 Comments

What can businesses learn from nonprofits: Thoughts from nonprofit executive directors

By Janine Vanderburg, President/CEO, Joining Vision and Action (JVA) On March 10, JVA concluded Executive Director Academy, our signature executive director training, with a Genius Bar panel. I had the privilege of [...]

Six things you will learn at Executive Director Academy

By Amber Alarid, [Joining Vision and Action] Being an executive director of a nonprofit is hard work. It doesn’t matter if the nonprofit has hundreds of employees and a budget in the [...]

Just for fun: Top 10 reasons to be a nonprofit executive director!

A few years ago, JVA alum Wendy Longwood wrote this introductory piece for JVA's Executive Director Academy. The sector has grown a bit, but the benefits of leading an organization in the [...]

2018-10-02T11:55:50+00:00September 15th, 2014|2014, Blog, Training|0 Comments