Marion Conway
Consultant to Nonprofits
Summer 2014 Edition
When a Small Nonprofit Needs New Executive Staff...

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When a Small Nonprofit Needs New Executive Staff....

When a small nonprofits needs to find and hire an Executive Director or establish a new executive position such as their first Director of Development it can seem like a monumental undertaking.   There are usually limited resources available and not always a good idea of how to proceed.

This article lays out a straightforward process to use and addresses some of the pitfalls you will want to avoid.
Upcoming Events and Webinars
In New Jersey:  
Own The Room Gives Back - Public Speaking Course  FREE
Dates: Monday, August 18 - Wednesday, August 20 in West Orange, NJ and Thursday, August 21 - Saturday, August 23 in Verona, NJ
Own The Room is an interactive, fun method of teaching public speaking developed by Verona, NJ resident Bill Hoogterp. Their client list includes celebrities, politicians, and Fortune 500 companies. They were recently featured on The Today Show and in Parade Magazine. Own The Room Gives Back is a week of free public speaking workshops for non-profit organizations, government employees, educators, and students.
Two Excellent Upcoming Webinars from Idealware
Getting Beyond the Like: Social Media Engagement
Thursday, August 14 1:00-2:30 PM 
Online Survey Tools and Techniques
Thursday August 21 1:00-2:30 PM
Use the Summer Discount code - Summer2014 to receive half off these great webinars. This really is a great buy at $20 each with the discount.


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