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We Must Do More Than Talk About Racism

| by Bert Armstrong

Not long ago all of us were being asked to do our civic duty and help each other by staying home and keeping our distance from one another. While emotionally and financially difficult, it is believed to be the most effective means of confronting this terrible COVID-19 pandemic until a vaccin…

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Join Us in Welcoming These New Nonprofit Leaders

Armstrong McGuire is proud to work with our clients to hire these exceptional individuals. Please join us in welcoming them to their new roles. Daneene BartonChief Financial OfficerCASADaneene (Dee) Barton joined CASA on February 24 as the organization’s Chief Financial Officer. Dee p…

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Planning in the Time of COVID-19

| by Staci Barfield

This past week has been unlike any other I have experienced. While it reminds me of natural disasters, terrorist attacks, and other unexpected events that have rocked our world, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a different type of uncertainty, anxiety, and feeling of surrealism. Colle…

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Where Do We Go From Here?

Without question it is a crazy week in the world. And while we do not yet know the full human or financial impact of this health pandemic, our gratitude goes out to all those who will step into the uncertainty of the weeks and months ahead to continue providing medical care, mental health se…

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12 Reasons Your Strategic Plan Should Have BHAGs

| by April Anthony

A BHAG, pronounced bee hag, is an acronym for Big Hairy Audacious Goal. The term was originally coined in the book Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies by Jim Collins and Jerry Porras. BHAGs are meant to excite and energize people in an authentic way. Why should every non…

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Knowledge is Power (and It's Nice to Share)

| by Staci Barfield

Members of our team recently completed a “talent” assessment that identified individual competencies, behaviors, and styles. Among other things, the resulting report confirmed that I am, by nature, a learner. I am in my element when absorbing information and trying to assimilate …

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Planning to Succeed

| by Staci Barfield

Every few years the nonprofit community collectively keys in on a few concepts or focus areas. One of the themes that seems to be emerging in 2020 is increased emphasis on succession planning. While succession in this sense means to follow or take the place of, the word is closely aligned w…

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Meet These Talented Nonprofit Leaders

Armstrong McGuire is proud to work with our clients to hire these exceptional individuals. Please join us in welcoming them to their new roles. Ron GunterChief Executive OfficerFayetteville Area Habitat for HumanityA veteran nonprofit leader, Ron Gunter assumed the CEO role at Fayetteville …

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