Congratulations, Your Nonprofit has Succeeded. Now What?
|April 19, 2011||Posted by M. P. under Management||
What would happen if the very reason for your nonprofit’s existence disappeared tomorrow? Would your office be in celebration or survival mode? Would you be paralyzed with uncertainty or prepared to redefine your organization’s (or your personal) mission statement?
In the post Defining Victory – What If It’s Cured? at the Leadership For Good blog, Mike Cassidy challenges his readers to contemplate the answer to the question “what’s next?” What a straightforward yet mildly portentous question! If you aren’t working to end something (a disease, a condition, a policy, a prejudice) and by doing so greatly increase the quality of life for those you serve and the larger community, then what are you working toward?
So, what would YOU do?