Advancing Nonprofit Capacity

Monthly archives for November, 2013

When Being Thankful Isn’t Enoug...

Tis the season to be thankful (or at least that’s what my Facebook friends tell me with their 30 days of thankfulness). Thanksgiving is of course a traditional time to give thanks, not only at home but in our professions as well. In the world of philanthropy and nonprofits we take a moment to show […]

Taking Time for Professional Developm...

What a week! And I mean that in a good way. Heather, Matthew, and I are in Baltimore at the Grant Professionals Association National Conference. While we have enjoyed the sessions and networking, I think what we all enjoy most is the constant exchange of ideas—that alone makes it worth it to be here. Let’s […]

Gearing up for the GPA National Confe...

Next week, I get to attend my second Grant Professionals Association’s National Conference with three members of the JWS team. And I say “get to” rather than “have to” because it’s worth the money and time away from my family to be in a space where more than 600 people actually understand what I do […]

Headlines and Headaches

I admit it. I don’t like writing headlines. I find them to be one of the most difficult tasks in the world of writing. I know what they’re supposed to do. I know when I get one right. But they elude me like an errant child in a toy store. What intimidates me most is […]

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