Organizations of all sizes often wonder how to run more effective meetings. That’s why so many use “Robert’s Rules”, a comprehensive framework that helps conduct meetings in an organized, fair, and non-threatening manner. Discover what they are and why they’re essential alongside a helpful downloadable cheat sheet to get you started. What are Robert’s Rules? […]
An efficient board starts with the implementation of an effective governance model. AMC’s governance training helps non-profit and corporate boards navigate governance and management to stay focused on their organization’s mission and visions.
It includes valuable tools and clear guidance to address the governance challenges facing many not-for-profit organizations.
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Organizations we work with are trying to reach their goals but their strategic plan is outdated or vague, they’re unclear about board and staff roles and responsibilities, governance policies and structure lack clarity, or they don’t have mechanisms for monitoring organizational effectiveness.
We help nonprofit and corporate boards optimize their governance process through our facilitated sessions and e-learning courses so they can realize their vision, mission and strategic goals.
A lot can and has changed in the past few years, especially after the pandemic. Now, many organizations are wondering how to create or update their nonprofit bylaws to reflect their current needs. In this episode of the Strategic Nonprofit Podcast, join host Trista as she meets with the CEO of AMC NPO Solutions, Tom Abbott,
All nonprofits have a clear mission to achieve. Still, the process of achieving it isn’t as black and white as it seems. Setting ethical standards for your nonprofit is an important task. Yet it takes much consideration. So when reviewing your ethical guidelines, here are some factors to consider. Join us in this episode of
Successfully running a nonprofit requires the work of many in the organization – both volunteers and staff. Communication is an important element in helping to ensure that everyone knows their role in the organization. The basis of communication should include a volunteer and staff organization comprised of three different types of committees and task forces for nonprofits.
Podcast Version In this episode of the Strategic Nonprofit Podcast, host Trista sits down with the CEO of AMC NPO Solutions, Tom Abbott, to discuss the ten operational features that characterize how an NPO conducts its business under the Complementary Model. Read on, listen or watch to discover the 10 Complementary Model operating features. Also
Board meetings should be the most effective way of unleashing your staff’s creative energy, imagination, and hands-on ability. Yet if poorly planned and conducted, a meeting can be the most ineffective, time-wasting, frustrating experience ever inflicted. However, the problem is not the meeting itself. Instead, the problem is often the organizer (Chair) and, often, the
The Complementary Model of Board Governance is an effective and rewarding governance approach. But only if you know how it works! In this episode of the Strategic Nonprofit Podcast, host Trista sits down with the CEO of AMC NPO Solutions, Tom Abbott. Listen in as they explain 10 key principles of the complementary board governance model for
Recruiting the right nonprofit board members is a massive component of organizational success. Yet, the average nonprofit board size is decreasing. As a result, many wonder how they’re going to “get it right.” Well, it starts with you knowing who to recruit. Discover 7 qualities all great nonprofit board members (should) have below. Use this guide as
If you’re serious about making a difference in your community, becoming a nonprofit board member is ideal. That’s why millions of people dedicate their time and expertise to shaping the future of nonprofit organizations with board service. If you’re ready to provide an organization with the time, strategic resources and commitment they need to thrive
If you’re starting out with board governance, join us for this Strategic Nonprofit Podcast episode as host Trista McIver and the CEO of AMC NPO Solutions, Tom Abbott discuss the foundations of nonprofit governance as well as explore the basics of managing your NPO. Also read: A Guide To Nonprofit Board Roles And Responsibilities Beyond