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 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.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | December 03, 2018

Optimize Year-End Fundraising with Predictive Analytics

Predictive analytics could change the game for fundraisers. With predictive analytics, nonprofits can pinpoint who is likely to donate and even how much they are likely to contribute.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | November 19, 2018

On #GivingTuesday, Don’t Fall for These 9 Misperceptions

This #GivingTuesday, we’re disproving nine common misperceptions to help nonprofits sidestep the myths and make the most of the day.


By Andrea Wilson | October 25, 2018

Funding Innovation in the Nonprofit Sector

Nonprofit leaders recognize the need to innovate, yet they operate in a resource-constrained reality. Many organizations are ensnared in the “starvation cycle” and are forced to consistently underfund critical infrastructure like technology in order to keep their programs up...