How to Make Nonprofit Work Feel Human in a Digital World

In a world increasingly dominated by digital interactions, let's delve into the challenge of maintaining genuine human connections within nonprofit work, exploring the delicate balance between embracing technology and preserving the authenticity of our communications.

By | 2024-07-11T09:08:42-07:00 July 11th, 2024|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Make Nonprofit Work Feel Human in a Digital World

Little Wishes Make a Huge Difference

It’s my personal journey to persuade people, especially in this space, that no action is too small to make a difference.  The Value of Uncommon Coaching The power of our humanity and empathy isn’t limited to grand gestures or huge budgets. All of us have the power to curate curiosity and have courageous conversations. [...]

By | 2024-05-30T00:41:26-07:00 May 29th, 2024|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Little Wishes Make a Huge Difference

Why I’ve Partnered with Cartier as a Luminary Thinker

In the nonprofit space, every action we take is a choice to work toward our goals, no matter how lofty or “pie in the sky,” they might be. This also applies to our partners. Whom we partner with has tremendous importance for our work as nonprofits. As someone who’s been doing this for decades [...]

By | 2024-05-23T15:15:58-07:00 May 23rd, 2024|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why I’ve Partnered with Cartier as a Luminary Thinker

Lead with Love

As I sit here, like many of you, I am scrambling my personal and professional schedule with the Coronavirus outbreak front and center and all the crazy logistics that entails; school closings, remote work policies and keeping myself and my family calm, healthy and happy during an otherwise very hectic and stressful time.   Let’s [...]

By | 2024-04-04T15:35:02-07:00 March 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lead with Love

Up & Up

Today started like most days.  Up early, Peloton workout, email starting beeping at 6:20am.  So much to do. Do our to-do lists ever get shorter? Nope. No chance.   What do I/we have to say about that?   Maybe today was a little different. I’m finally sitting down here writing something down after a year [...]

By | 2024-04-04T15:34:27-07:00 November 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Up & Up

Changing the World…Together

I've worked in philanthropy for my entire career. Indeed, coming up on 27 years - really hard to believe. I've had great jobs, tough jobs, amazing bosses, crazy bosses, access to incredible philanthropists and people and have mentored and coached super talented young fundraisers and I've been blessed with mentors and people to look up [...]

By | 2018-09-25T18:18:00-07:00 September 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Changing the World…Together

Make Failure Your Fuel

As summer and my birthday approach this time of year I am always reminded of how we are constantly afforded the opportunity for new beginnings.  Graduations, summer adventures, old chapters closing and new doors opening.  Yes, it’s a romantic view of our time rotating around the sun and no surprise, I’m a sucker for commencement [...]

By | 2018-05-29T16:53:36-07:00 May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Make Failure Your Fuel