Nonprofits Are Messy: Lessons in Leadership | Fundraising | Board Development | Communications

Nonprofits Are Messy: Lessons in Leadership | Fundraising | Board Development | Communications

Latest Episodes

Ep 146: Why Unbecoming Is the Key to Innovative Leadership (with Kerri Hoffman)
November 13, 2021

In this episode, my guest Kerri Hoffman (CEO of the nonprofit media company, PRX) and I discuss what innovative leadership really looks like in the post-Covid nonprofit sector.

Ep 145: How Tiny Habits Create Big Change (with BJ Fogg)
October 30, 2021

In this episode, I chat with Stanford professor and author, BJ Fogg about why creating tiny habits is the key to good habit formation and creating change.

144: A Fresh Perspective on Inclusive Leadership (with Dr. Ella Bell Smith)
October 16, 2021

Inclusive leadership requires more than just attending DEI training and then integrating what you learn into your nonprofit org. Listen in as leadership and DEI consultant, Dr. Ella Bell Smith, shares

Ep 143: Lollipop Moments and Everyday Leadership Lessons (with Drew Dudley)
October 02, 2021

In this episode, everyday leadership expert and inspirational TED speaker, Drew Dudley joins me to share some of the most dangerous leadership lessons you should unlearn and their impact on the nonpro

Ep 142: How Kindness and Community Empower Today’s Nonprofit Leaders (with guest John Hoffman)
September 18, 2021

Join me and my friend and six-time Emmy winner, John Hoffman, as we discuss his 2020 documentary film, The Antidote, and the role of kindness in the work of today’s nonprofit leader and our society as

Ep 141: Why So Many Nonprofit Fundraisers Struggle With Donor Stewardship (with Lisa Greer)
September 04, 2021

In this episode, I have an honest conversation about donor stewardship with five-star philanthropist, Lisa Greer. Listen in as we discuss some of the most common mistakes orgs make when it comes to do

Ep 140: How to Attract, Develop, and Retain Top Nonprofit Talent (with Gali Cooks)
August 22, 2021

Filling positions in a nonprofit org can be a challenge. Here's how to get the right people in the right seats on the bus (not just butts in seats).

Ep 139: Interpersonal Skills are Hard Work (with Carole Robin)
August 07, 2021

Nonprofit executive directors, join Joan Garry and award-winning Stanford professor, Carole Robin to learn how your interpersonal skills impact your org’s success.

Ep 138: Joan’s Favorite Books for Nonprofit Leaders
July 24, 2021

In this episode, the tables turn. Cindy Pereira interviews Joan Garry on her favorite books for nonprofit leaders.

Ep 137: Cryptocurrency and the Future of Donor Advised Funds (with Robbie Heeger)
June 26, 2021

More and more folks are donating to charity with cryptocurrency. Meanwhile, only a few large nonprofits have any idea what to do with it.