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The Complete Guide to Nonprofit Management, 2nd Edition

The Complete Guide to Nonprofit Management, 2nd Edition

Smith, Bucklin & Associates, Inc., Robert H. Wilbur (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-471-38062-7

Jul 2000

400 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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The Complete Nuts-and-Bolts Guide to Managing Today's Bottom-Line Oriented Nonprofit Organizations

This significantly revised and expanded Second Edition of the highly popular how-to book identifies and addresses the unique concerns of nonprofit organizations. Cutting through the morass of mere theory, the experts at Smith, Bucklin & Associates, Inc., a leading nonprofit management firm, get right to actual practice with dozens of real-world examples and case studies, and up-to-date, vital, "combat-tested" strategies and techniques for dealing with virtually every nonprofit business management issue, including:
* The daily role of boards of directors
* Fund development and marketing
* Public and government relations
* Educational programs and certification
* Information services
* Human resources management
* Using the Internet

In addition, featured here is a refocused strategic planning chapter that presents an ongoing, organic form of planning, as well as updated discussions of the importance of mission statements, planning publicity campaigns and coordinating special conventions, developing and marketing education programs, and much more.

Get the bottom line from the "front office." Whether you are an executive or manager of a nonprofit organization, a volunteer, consultant, fund-raising professional, a member of a board of directors or a trustee, the information in this indispensable guide is more critical-and more effective-than ever before.

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Establishing the Organization's Direction.

Working Together: Maximizing Board and Staff Effectiveness.

Creating a Marketing Orientation in the Nonprofit Organization.


Sustainable Growth: Developing Profitable Activities for the Professional and Trade Association.

Raising Money to Serve Your Cause.

Providing Needed Educational Programs.

Making Your Meetings Work--For You and Your Members.

Using Public Relations Tools to Reach a Broader Audience.

Getting Political Support for Your Cause.

Looking Beyond National Borders.


The New Information Technology: Powerful Tools for Nonprofit Management, Marketing, and Communications.

Financial Management.

Your People and Their Environment.

Knowing Important Legal Requirements.

Selecting and Using Consultants.

This second edition of a popular and practical how-to-run-your-business book for nonprofit managers and volunteers covers the general areas of nonprofit activities, with an emphasis on real-world advice and examples.
  • Includes lots of hands-on advice and real-world examples which nonprofit managers and volunteers can apply directly to their own organizations.
  • Revision of a popular first edition
  • Written by a team of authors from a for-profit management consulting firm that focuses exclusively on nonprofit organizations. In effect, Smith Bucklin & Associates is the "back office" for organizations who do not want to be involved in day-to-day management.