Jimmy LaRose Charity Champion is the title I came up with for an article after experiencing LaRose’s keynote address at NANOE’s 2019 Board of Governors’ Convention & Expo titled Overcoming the House of Org. Granted, I’d already read his industry best-selling book RE-IMAGINING PHILANTHROPY but was astonished by his onstage charisma and the brazen way he confronted the outdated practices and broken leadership that’s rampant throughout the nonprofit sector!
Jimmy LaRose says, “The world is our marketplace and our product is love & generosity! Philanthropy is defined by Webster as, ‘The Love of Man’ and is universally received anytime and anywhere it’s offered.” LaRose has spent thirty years traveling five continents fostering Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in emerging democracies. He’s served as a specialist with the U.S. State Department’s Speakers Bureau working with embassies, foreign governments, and leaders to promote philanthropy and civil society […]
Nonprofit Strategic Planning is Dead! Quit it, Stop Wasting Your Time. Old thinking prevents CEOs from achieving their important mission. Here’s what stopped working 25 years ago: #1 SWOT Analysis – Failed & Archaic (OH MY LORD…PLEASE END IT NOW!) #2 Board Retreats – Cocktails on Friday Evening (everyone’s gone before 12:00pm on Saturday) #3 Visioning – “Who Do We Want to Be When We Grow Up?” The question is a adolescent. #4 Money Is […]
Jimmy LaRose shares a New Year’s Resolution for nonprofit administrators, staff, board members and volunteers that’s both powerful and achievable. Here’s what he has to say: Let me reveal to you a 2020 New Year’s resolution that you can fulfill with great ease by week’s end that ensures you become the successful Nonprofit CEO charities’ so desperately need. Please repeat after me: “I resolve, in the year 2020, to SWITCH my membership to a nonprofit […]