May 22, 2024
February 27, 2024

MacKenzie Scott – Why Did She Just Sell 1/4 of Her Stake in Amazon?

MacKenzie Scott – Why Did She Just Sell 1/4 of Her Stake in Amazon demystifies philanthropy and points charitable leaders to a online resource that celebrates a little known fact that “Billionaires Are People Too!”  I’ll answer the question about MacKenzie Scott’s latest move shortly. Here’s the better question. Are you in the charitable C-Suite? If you are, when’s the last time you visited THE GIVING PLEDGE? (That’s where you’ll find out why MacKenzie turned her […]
April 20, 2024

Is Strategic Planning a Nonprofit Consulting Scam?

Is Strategic Planning a Nonprofit Consulting Scam is one truth-teller’s take on why charity is in a perpetual state of mediocrity. Here’s what Jimmy LaRose has to share about charitable executives, board members, consultants and their failed attempt at strategic planning: How do I know Strategic Planning is a Nonprofit Consulting Scam? Because I used to do it! I promise you, I was sincere when I first led charities through this process but after 10 years […]
May 11, 2024

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCAM: Are They Just Another Savings Account for The Rich?

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCAM: Are They Just Another Savings Account for Rich People?  You won’t want to miss author Louis Fawcett’s take on the misuse of Donor Advised Funds. Read about the billions of charitable dollars that are being mismanaged in your community in RE-IMAGINING NONPROFITS. Did you know that more than $150 billion dollars are held under management in Donor Advised Funds (DAFs)?  This means these monies are tied up in investment accounts rather than […]