Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Telework

The Free Management Library has some material on Telecommuting. ( Lots of listings here)

http://www.managementhelp.org/facility/facility.htm#anchor1504475

From Blue Avocado

http://www.blueavocado.org/content/telecommuting-and-flexible-work-arrangements-do-them-right

From TechSoup

http://www.techsoup.org/learningcenter/internet/archives/page9202.cfm (They note some material may be outdated)

The San’s institute has a variety of sample policies which may be interest. (http://www.sans.org/security-resources/policies/#template)

For Example

Remote Access Policy

Defines standards for connecting to the organization's network from any host or network external to the organization.

· View Document in PDF Format

· Download Word Template

From Webworker Daily

http://webworkerdaily.com/2009/02/23/web-work-101-telecommuting-out-of-sight-doesnt-have-to-mean-out-of-mind/

Monday, June 28, 2010

Board Staff Relations and Board Service

http://nonprofit.about.com/od/faqsthebasics/f/staffonboard.htm

http://nonprofiteer.net/2010/01/19/dear-nonprofiteer-does-a-staff-member-get-a-seat-on-the-board/

http://relationshipmodel.com/ch/articles/relation/conflict.aspx

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/102549/when_board_members_become_staff_or.html?cat=48

http://www.idealist.org/if/idealist/en/DiscussionForum/TopicViewerPage/default?topic-id=124443-36#selectedPost

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Sone additional material on Board and Staff Roles/Relations

Board Roles

http://www.mncn.org/info/basic_gov.htm

From the Information Exchange on the AFP Website (These require member login)

http://www.afpnet.org/ResourceCenter/ArticleDetail.cfm?ItemNumber=2810#boards

The Four "I's" of Good Board Members - William Hinman (Posted 8/10/09)

Some other sources

http://www.nationalforests.org/pdf/BoardAndStaffRolesWorksheet.pdf

http://nwfaffiliates.org/ht/a/GetDocumentAction/i/22906

http://www.naspa.us/leadership/documents/NASPACover0508.pdf

A listing of resources from the Foundation Center.

http://www.foundationcenter.org/getstarted/topical/boards.html


Friday, June 25, 2010

Some of our Blog Tools-Use the topical Tags

In addition to using the search box to find topical material here you can also use the topical tags in the right sidebar.
Some examples of these tags are
As we categorize new material you will find it under these same "canned search tags"
Your feedback and suggestions are always welcome.

Matching Gifts


Here is some material on Matching Gifts.
From AFP
Other sources
 


Sponsorship and Corporate Fundraising

Material on the topic of Sponsorship and Corporate Fundraising

http://nonprofit.about.com/od/causerelatedmarketing/qt/sponsormotivation.htm

http://www.idealist.org/if/idealist/en/FAQ/QuestionViewer/default?section=17&item=28

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/660055/benefits_of_corporate_sponsorship_for.html

http://www.ehow.com/how_2342957_determine-benefits-corporate-sponsorship.html

http://www.idealist.org/if/idealist/en/FAQ/QuestionViewer/default?section=17&item=28

This is from Canada but has some good material

http://dsp-psd.pwgsc.gc.ca/Collection/CH4-58-2002E.pdf

A variety of articles via one of our blogs on Sponsorship

http://afprc7.blogspot.com/search?q=sponsorship

and the related topic of Corporate Fundraising

http://afprc7.blogspot.com/search?q=corporate+fundraising

some additional examples

http://www.secondharvestsjca.org/donate/sponsor.php

http://www.foodbanknyc.org/index.cfm?objectid=48335747-C09F-0662-D2487B9C7E9070B2#sponsorships