By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | June 11, 2019

Data Incoming—Nonprofits, See How You Measure Up in this Year’s Benchmarking Survey

To help you excel and overcome challenges, we publish our annual Nonprofit Standards benchmarking survey offering insights on industry metrics in order to lend you perspective on how your organization stacks up to others vying to do good. Get a sense of what not-for-profit groups are thinking about, the key issues and industry trends from modes of operations to technology and gear up to make your greatest impact this year!

By Tammy Ricciardella | April 24, 2019

Lessons Learned from Implementing ASU 2016-14


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 08, 2019

A Primer on the New Excise Tax on Nonprofit Compensation

Tax reform introduced a significant tax on certain types of nonprofit compensation. Learn the details, including who owes the taxes, which employees are covered, and what board members and other stakeholders should do to minimize liability.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 04, 2019

From Idea to Impact: 4 Fundamental Elements for Sustainability

People. Governance and compliance. Transparency and communication. Operational and financial management. To sustain your nonprofit organization and take your mission from idea to impact, consider these four critical elements to achieve financial sustainability while maximizing...


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | March 28, 2019

Don’t Be a CF-No: How Nonprofit CFOs can Collaborate with Senior Leadership

Explore four key areas where nonprofit CFOs and senior leadership show a disconnect on financial and organizational priorities. Learn how leadership can work together to make decisions that keep the mission the focus, without compromising the organization’s financial health.


By Donna Bernardi Paul | February 12, 2019

How to Address Generational Workforce Challenges

Are intergenerational differences in work and communication styles the cause of leadership or supervisory challenges—or is it something else? Understanding how to relate to different generations in the workforce is critical to keeping your team productive and motivated. Learn...


By Katherine Gauntt | January 17, 2019

Impact of the Wayfair Supreme Court Decision on Nonprofits

Do you know all the ways the Supreme Court’s decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair could impact your nonprofit organization? Whether or not your organization offers goods and services, all organizations could now face extra costs to comply with new sales tax laws. Our latest...


By Marc Berger | December 19, 2018

Guidance Released on Taxable Income from Parking and Other Fringe Benefits

Following massive federal tax reform last year, many nonprofits faced the daunting requirement to calculate, report and pay income tax for the first time. Recently, the Treasury Department released guidance designed to help nonprofits comply with these new rules.


By Michael Conover | December 17, 2018

Compensation Committee Wake-Up Call—The “Other Obstacle” to Leadership Transition

Is your nonprofit prepared for future leadership transitions? Many compensation committees fail to proactively raise the subject of retirement plans and/or succession planning until it’s too late. Here are some common scenarios and mistakes that nonprofits should aim to avoid.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | December 11, 2018

4 Steps to Implement Predictive Analytics

Predictive analytics is a powerful tool that can help nonprofits optimize their fundraising campaigns and improve their processes. Ready to get started? The Nonprofit Standard blog outlines four steps to implement predictive analytics.