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The Impact of GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Europe's new privacy law that increases the protection of personal data, is surprisingly comprehensive. But is your organization prepared for this coverage?

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Books to Read this Summer

Summer is now fully upon us and with it, for many, comes the opportunity for vacation and maybe a little reading. If you would like to be informed, as well as entertained, view these suggestions.

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Tips for Holiday Fundraising Success

End-of-year giving and tax incentives are big philanthropy drivers during the holidays, but creativity is the key for nonprofits to set themselves apart in the quest for new donors.

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The Under-Tapped Mid-Level

Nonprofit organizations around the world have a variety of giving programs – mostly focused on major gifts and mid-level donations – but these still leave money on the table.

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Humble Leadership

In a recent article in the Harvard Business Review, leaders were advised to pay more attention to their team’s assets and less to their own power within the organization.

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New Ways to Fundraise

Many nonprofits seem to be experiencing losses and a decline in donor support. To address this issue, nonprofits need to implement lasting solutions to fundraising.

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