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By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | July 06, 2016

The Summer Nonprofit Standard Newsletter is Live

For an inside perspective on current trends in the nonprofit industry and their financial ramifications: look no further than the latest issue of BDO’s Nonprofit Standard now available on read more

By Karen Schuler | June 08, 2016

Meet the Hackers

Data breaches and their associated clean-ups are costly. Given the vast stores of employee and donor data many nonprofits create, use and maintain, they can be particularly appealing targets for a range of hackers; and, given their often... read more

By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | June 02, 2016

Alert: Changes to Charity Navigator’s Rating System

Influential assessment organization Charity Navigator unveiled a new rating system Wednesday, June 1, that it says gives donors a better picture of organizations’ performance over time.The nonprofit updated seven metrics used for... read more

By Karen Schuler | May 19, 2016

10 Steps Nonprofits Should Take to Increase Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity has become a top-of-mind issue for organizations across both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. From the 110 million Target customers whose credit and debit cards were compromised in 2013 to the more than 250 million... read more

By Laurie De Armond | May 06, 2016

How to Retain, Recruit and Engage Great Board Members

The nonprofit world has already seen a number of Board shakeups this year – from Board members resigning en masse from the Frost Science Museum following fundraising and cash-management woes, to the issues at the Northwest Museum of Arts... read more

By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 26, 2016

WEBINAR: How Nonprofit Hospitals Can Survive a Mandated IRS Review

Is your nonprofit hospital prepared for an IRS review? The IRS has increased focus on the activities and policies of tax-exempt hospitals and are scrutinizing if these organizations can “justify” their tax-exempt status. read more

By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 08, 2016

The Spring Nonprofit Standard Newsletter is Live

To learn about the latest developments and trends in the nonprofit industry, take a look at the latest issue of BDO’s Nonprofit Standard, now available on read more

By Donna Paul | April 01, 2016

Rising to the Challenge of Nonprofit Recruiting

It’s common knowledge that with limited resources, recruiting for nonprofit roles can be especially challenging. But it’s important that nonprofit executives don’t overlook best practices for effective recruiting , as it’s people who are... read more

By Gerard Zack | February 03, 2016

Infographic: 11 Questions Nonprofits Should Ask to Assess their Risk Management Practices

Risk management in today’s nonprofit sector does not fall under just one individual’s job description – it’s enterprise-wide and touches many functions within an organization. Identifying and assessing risk presents an opportunity for... read more

By Higher Education Practice Leaders | January 14, 2016

What New DOE Cash Management Regulations Mean for Higher Ed

The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) announced final cash management regulations in late October in an effort to protect students and federal student aid—but what will be the cost to colleges and universities, which have already been... read more