The Burkhart Group: Improving Your Non-Profit Communications

3 Tips for Better Non-Profit Communications

Non-profits require the same thoughtful, well-planned communications strategy that for-profits do, often with only a fraction of the budge. Leverage these tips to improve your communications without breaking the bank. 1. Make Strategic Partnerships to Co-Market People love hearing and talking about others. It’s in our nature to discuss things that we like and to

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Traditional Committees Not Working? Try an Objective-Driven “Task Force”

Are you seeing a decline in volunteer involvement on your organization’s standing committees?  Is it difficult to achieve attendance at meetings?  Are volunteers hesitant to “own” tasks between meetings and assume accountability for outcomes?  If you answered “yes” to any of the above, you are not alone. As the role of volunteers continues to evolve,

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The Burkhart Group: Grow Women Founded Businesses

8 Ways Organizations Representing Women Entrepreneurs Can Help Them Scale Their Business

I recently had the opportunity to speak to students at the Close School of Entrepreneurship at Drexel University.  I was asked to discuss organizations that represent women entrepreneurs and why/how they are important.  Naturally, I highlighted the programs and services of the Alliance of Women Entrepreneurs, the mid-Atlantic region’s pre-eminent organization for high-growth women entrepreneurs. 

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