“Big Picture” HR Practices for Nonprofits

Friday, June 28, 2013
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How do you engage your employees to make them the most productive? In the Summer 2013 issue of Georgia Nonprofit NOW, Contributing Editor Marc Schultz...

How do you engage your employees to make them the most productive? In a 2011 study, “Engaging the Nonprofit Workforce: Mission, Management and Emotion,” GCN’s national HR resource, Opportunity Knocks, found that nearly half of surveyed employees were planning to leave their current jobs—and most within two years. 

Member News | June 27

Thursday, June 27, 2013
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Read up on the recent news and notes from GCN members Atlanta BeltLine, Make-A-Wish Georgia, Woodruff Arts Center and Refugee Family Services, among many others. And see...

Read our bi-weekly roundup of member news and highlights inside!

Monday Clippings | June 24, 2013

Each Monday, we'll bring you the latest headlines and trending topics that inform your work as a nonprofit professional. Check back with us every week...

This week, we digest a week's worth of insight from the Chronicle of Philanthropy, Forbes, Stanford Social Innovation Review, what's taking place under the domes in Atlanta and Washington, and more!  

Nonprofit Summit 2013, Refreshed

Thursday, June 20, 2013
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We hit the refresh button on Nonprofit Summit this year, moving from a multitude of panel presentations to the kind of spirited learning experiences that...

Inside, we've covered Nonprofit Summit 2013 wall-to-wall.  Relive two days of provocative discussions and practical tools in our annual Summit sum up!

Welcome to our newest GCN members!

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
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Say hello to the nearly 30 organizations, businesses and students who have recently joined GCN!

At GCN, we’re dedicated to equipping nonprofit organizations with the resources they need to be successful. 

GCN Member News: June 17

Monday, June 17, 2013
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GCN member organizations never stop working to improve the lives of people in our communities.

Topping this week's installment are two outstanding women from member organizations were honored for their hard work and dedication to the communities they serve in Georgia and around the globe. We are honored and amazed at what CARE and the Asian American Legal Advocacy Center (AALAC) of GA have accomplished, in addition to the many other victories our members achieve. Check out some highlights inside!

Who's Next?

Monday, June 17, 2013
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Does your nonprofit have the plans and processes in place to navigate executive transition?  More than 70 nonprofit leaders gathered at the Woodruff Arts Center...

More than 70% of metro Atlanta nonprofits do not have succession plans.  Inside, read why GCN Senior Consultant Mary Bear Hughes believes there are so many obstacles to succession planning and how you can begin today.