Identity / Inspiration

Music for Nonprofit Devotees, Part II: 10 Songs to (Re)Invigorate Changemakers

Music for Nonprofit Devotees, Part II: 10 Songs to (Re)Invigorate Changemakers

Last month I wrote about how a song from my youth inspired me at the end of a taxing day. I stated a firm belief that music can invigorate and drive us to work to help others and make positive changes in the world around us if we let it. It’s hard to put a […]

Adventures in Founder's Syndrome: Like having a baby

Adventures in Founder’s Syndrome: Like having a baby

At some point a year or two ago, I stopped calling it “my” nonprofit. In conversation I faltered in attempts to come up with new ways of explaining my role with the nonprofit I’d co-founded and led for the past 6 years. “The nonprofit I serve with,” and “The nonprofit I help lead” became new […]