posts tagged as Board of Directors


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | June 08, 2017

Podcast: Nonprofits, when should you consider M&A?

Nonprofit & Education practice Co-Leader Adam Cole recently joined New York Nonprofit Media’s podcast to discuss what’s driving M&A trends in the nonprofit sector. Listen in for insights on when to explore M&A and how to navigate pre... read more


By Lewis Sharpstone | April 28, 2017

Meet SASB: Why sustainability metrics are smart for nonprofits

We’re examining the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, the standard setting body shaking up the way for-profits are communicating with their stakeholders. Find out what lessons the nonprofit sector can take from SASB to deepen... read more


By Laurie De Armond | March 30, 2017

Board Governance: A Board Member's Perspective

Nonprofit boards often comprise professionals from diverse career backgrounds and varying levels of experience in the nonprofit sector. What can board members - both veterans and first-timers - do to excel in their roles? read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | February 23, 2017

You're Invited: Webinar Board Governance - A Board Member's Perspective

A strong board is the essential foundation of any effective nonprofit organizationand when there are gaps in board governance, that foundation falters. On Tuesday, February 28, join us for our second installment of the 2017 BDO KNOWLEDGE... read more


By Lewis Sharpstone | February 15, 2017

The Importance of Civic Reach

Ensuring sustainability is a top priority for almost every nonprofit organization. But one sometimes overlooked piece of the sustainability puzzle is managing critical external relationships and ensuring their longevity. read more


By Lee Klumpp | January 12, 2017

[Infographic] What's the Difference Between Nonprofit and For-Profit Accounting?

...and why is it important for stakeholders to know? read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | January 06, 2017

Year in Review: Our Top Posts of 2016

On behalf of all of us at BDO, we wish you a happy and healthy New Year! Now that the bustle and festivities of the holiday season are behind us, were looking back at some of the most-read posts and hottest topics from the Nonprofit... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | December 15, 2016

Building a Resilient Organization - a Toolkit for Nonprofit Boards to Manage Transformational Change

At some point in their lifecycle, most nonprofits will encounter a bump in the road that disrupts operations, the mission or their key leadership staff. And in many of these cases, the board must step in to manage change and, sometimes... read more


By Lee Klumpp | August 18, 2016

Biggest Change to Nonprofit Financial Reporting in 20 Years Has Arrived

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has just released the Accounting Standards Update (ASU), Not-for-Profit Entities (Topic 958) – Presentation of Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Entities. read more


By Joan Vines | August 04, 2016

New Deferred Compensation Regulations

The IRS recently released proposed regulations that provide guidance for the nonqualified deferred compensation arrangements of tax-exempt organizations. read more