MatchBoard leads Manulife employee to opportunity with community group When the board of the YWCA Kitchener Waterloo held a retreat in January, Beth Lautenslager came away with a sense of accomplishment, not to mention relief.
Planning the program, backing it up with research, had been her ball to carry. (Disclosure: The day also included a workshop on storytelling provided by the writer, on behalf of Capacity Canada.)
“It gave ... Read More
Governance boot camp closes with advice — and a surprise Fred Galloway doesn’t mince words when it comes to governance. Non-profits that do it well succeed; those that don’t should brace themselves for a one heck of a slide.
“The energy and resources to turn a downward graph around are enormous,” he said March 6 as the latest Manulife Board Goverance Boot Camp wrapped up.
Galloway’s management consultancy, F.J. Galloway & ... Read More
Fed and watered, a blog can be your non-profit’s best friend Blog is a terrible word. It sounds like a bad breakfast, and it seems to put people off in the same way.
Yet there is a huge potential for good in those four letters.
A mashup of web and log, blog goes back 20 years to the dawn of civilization, when the Internet was little more than ... Read More