[News] Want your message to spread? Evoke emotion

Hope your summer is going well! I’m travelling at the moment, but wanted to make sure you got your dose of nonprofit news and headlines! (see below) Looking forward to connecting again sometime soon, Kirsten Article of the Week:  Connecting One on One: Who To Talk To?...

[News] Do you have a plan?

Things with the yard have screeched to a halt. Between poison ivy and my having a blister that got infected (ouch!) we’ve had to find other things to do. Books are finding their way to shelves and pictures are being hung on the wall. We’re able to find our pots and...

[Headlines] Finding the Right Tool For the Job

A couple of weeks ago I started work on removing vines from trees in the back year. Most of them were fairly simple to pull off just using pruning shears and a little effort. There were a few though  that required a lot more work. In fact, one of the vines required a...

[Headlines] Uncovering Hidden Gems

Vines – they’re everywhere! The past two days, with the help of my husband and great friend Heather, we’ve cleared out  overgrown ivy and weeds from around most of the house. And we’ve found some interesting things that were hidden – including an antique iron grate...

[Headlines] Low pay = motivated workers?

I try not to rant very often, but every once in a while something just hits me the wrong way. It happened this week with an article I saw in the Harvard Business Review. The headline says it all: ‘How to Screen for Motivated Workers Who Are Drawn to Your Social...