Successful Mergers and Partnerships: More than the Numbers

By Jan Breiner Frazier, Planning Plus, LLC Throughout our 30-plus year history as consultant professionals, we have worked with the leadership teams and boards of nonprofits as well as owners of for-profits who were engaged in various forms of collaborations — whether for a merger, a formal association or a strategic and documented partnership. Unfortunately, […]

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Voices from the field: lessons on collaboration

By Lynn Sygiel, editor, Charitable Advisors Partnership, collaboration and merger are terms often bandied around in the nonprofit world. And while the concept of collaboration isn’t new, it has become a hot topic as a way to reduce duplication, increase coordination and contribute to collective impact. According to a 2014 Bridgespan survey of nonprofits and […]

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Tips for Overcoming Growing Pains

By Allie Petty-Stone Like most nonprofits, you want to make the world a better place. With each positive result you gain, the more positive results you want to achieve. However, as your achievements grow so will your organization. Are you prepared for this growth? Growth is exciting, yet challenging, for both nonprofit and for-profit organizations. […]

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