Books for Fall 2022

1. 6 P’s of Essential Innovation: Create the culture and capabilities of a resilient innovation organization By Michael McCathren (Ripples Media llc, June 29, 2022) Book Overview  2. Opportunity Leadership: Stop planning and start getting results By Dr. Roger Parrott (Moody Publishers, Feb. 1, 2022) Book Overview Hear Dr. Roger Parrott discuss “Opportunity Leadership” on the Best … Continue reading Books for Fall 2022

Innovating to New Donors

For many nonprofits, 2020 and 2021 were exceptional years in fundraising. However, current economic conditions represent an existential threat for nonprofit organizations. That’s not hyperbole. There are no guarantees in what the short-term future looks like. If a global economic slowdown begins for several years, nonprofit organizations will face funding challenges like never before. Short-term … Continue reading Innovating to New Donors

Future-Proof Your Fundraising

Our world is changing at an incredibly rapid pace: can your fundraising keep up? Changing economies, demographics, and interests all have significant influences on fundraising. So how do we innovate our practices to keep up with the pace of change while maintaining our biblically-centered convictions about generosity and fundraising? To future-proof your fundraising efforts, embrace … Continue reading Future-Proof Your Fundraising

Mindsets for Innovation

We needed a win in a bad way. In my first year as CEO of a small nonprofit, we faced financial, staffing and program challenges. Global Mapping International (GMI) provided research products and services for global missions (the organization is now closed), and thankfully the former CEO had proactively commissioned a study on how nonprofit … Continue reading Mindsets for Innovation

He Gets Us

There’s a groundswell happening. Can you feel it? A new movement in Christianity is taking shape among a growing cohort of like-minded Jesus followers. We are diverse in our faith traditions and lived experiences, but we share a calling — to reintroduce our culture to Jesus through unending grace and unconditional love. He Gets Us … Continue reading He Gets Us