Is It Donor Fatigue or Something Else?

I have never liked the phrase “donor fatigue,” because I am not sure it accurately captures one of the roots of the problem. Perhaps we should consider something new, like Organization Induced Disinte... Read More

The Four As in Capital Campaigns

Is a capital campaign in your future? Then buckle your seatbelt, get ready for the ride of your life, and remember, it's never too early to start planning. As an overview, there are at least four key... Read More

On a Mission for Missions!

It is my mission to be certain your mission becomes an exemplary mission. Had enough talk about the mission? Unfortunately, some leaders have. Yes, in 2020 the talk of mission statements has waned a b... Read More

Okay Boomer! Are You on the Train?

The “Okay Boomer” phrase dates to at least 2015, but last fall the memes caught the attention of the internet and social media.  It was a train that rolled out of the station.  Ageism aside, justifica... Read More

Could Communications Have Slowed Virus?

As of this writing, I live in the County with the highest “cases per capita” of the coronavirus in the State of Indiana.  Is it a source of concern?  Of course.  A source of bewilderment?  Perhaps.  A... Read More