Latest Posts by Will Schmidt


4 Ways to Drive Donations Like Universities

Universities rely on their alumni donors, just like nonprofits rely on donations from their supporters. There’s a wealth of information each can learn from one another about how to engage entire communities of people.

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How Large Nonprofits Can Adapt to Scale

Every nonprofit comes up against their fair share of problems, but the challenges facing large nonprofits are specific to their size and scope. While many large nonprofits know they need help, it can be hard to upgrade certain parts of the organization.

Design & Branding

How to Rock Nonprofit Design on a Budget

Design is something nonprofits should try to prioritize, but not all have the budget to make good design a reality. We consulted with two of our designers to help your nonprofit design shine.

Leadership, Management, & Culture

Why Tim Ferriss is Your Unofficial Nonprofit Mentor

Tim Ferriss is widely regarded as a pillar of success for business and entrepreneurial circles, but his expertise also touches the nonprofit world. His philosophies teach us how to master fear, overcome challenges, and sustain success.

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How to Engage High School Student Fundraisers

Engage high school student fundraisers and motivate them during your fundraising campaign, by focusing on the way they naturally learn. There are six key areas of student learning you can apply to your fundraising now.

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Leadership, Management, & Culture

How a Balanced Board Protects Your Bottom Line

Gender equality is an important part of success for nonprofit organizations. In fact, a nonprofit with a mix of male and female leaders at the board level will outperform a competitor that relies on the leadership of a single sex.

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