Category Archives: Performance Management

How People-Focused Organizational Management Makes a Difference

The leadership of WINGS for Kids, an organization for children based in South Carolina, needed to change the way it managed its relationships between the clients and the organization. Some WINGS for Kids team members would get defensive in feedback, couldn’t bring down negative energy, and would even get into arguments with the children needing …

How Courageous Nonprofit Leadership Helped Transform Victims’ Lives

Organizational Management Matt Huckabay, Executive Director of The Center for Violence-Free Relationships, faced a dilemma. A baby, teen mother, grandmother, and great grandmother entered the organization seeking services, all of them having been victims of domestic abuse. He asked himself, “would this baby be the fourth generation to be affected …

7 Key Pillars of a High Performance Nonprofit Organization

As a nonprofit leader, if you could change the course of your nonprofit programs with simple, yet powerful decision making, would you? We’d wager that the answer is yes. That’s where the Performance Imperative comes in. The Performance Imperative was created by the Leap Ambassadors’ Community, a group of social sector leaders who have joined forces …

Bridging the Nonprofit Digital Divide

Does Your Nonprofit Have a Digital Divide? Once a nonprofit introduces case management software into their day-to-day operations, everything changes, especially if they were using manual processes. It’s very common for nonprofit employees and volunteers to experience a sort of transitional period – especially if the switch was from a spreadsheet …

How to Yield Transformational Outcomes

Understanding how effective program implementation can transform the lives of your clients is the key to yielding consistently effective outcomes results each year. Why is EBP Not Working? Evidence-based practice (EBP) works well in some cases, but in other instances, the practice is not always so successful. The main discrepancy is that these programs …