Blog Posts

There is more to a staff potluck than a full belly. Staff member Allie Thomson details why these quarterly gatherings are treasured by staff.

Asking for help is not always a bad thing. In fact, it can be quite good. Membership Director Sarah Weissberg  discusses how to ask for help and out of that develop success in her every day tasks and special projects.

How do you spread awareness as a nonprofit professional? Our own Caroline McDowell shares how easy it is to have one conversation with a neighbor or friend and watch the awareness multiply.

Hear how Sarah Mann Willcox fights stress in her daily routine. Do you make being active a priority?

Facing a technology transition? Get a few tips from the Center's resident tech expert, Paula Jones. She shares the good, the bad, and the ugly from our recent database move and website redesign.

David Heinen, Director of Advocacy and Public Policy, walks through a few nonprofit "nightmares"  should certain regulations and cuts be approved by our legislature. It is important for your voice to be heard so that these issues do not become a reality.

Allan Burrows, President of Capital Development Serives and Center Board Member, takes to our blog to talk about converting fundraising to philanthropy with the simple question of "Why?".

Refelct with our own VP Trisha Lester as she looks back at her growth with the Center over the past 20 years.

What's the secret to getting media coverage? Stephen Martin, director of public relations at the nonprofit Center for Creative Leadership, gives a taste of his conference session in his guest blog post.