Jitasa Nonprofit Blog

Nonprofit Hiring: Hiring Your First Employee

Nonprofits frequently start small--a few dedicated people working from someone’s home or even garage. Eventually, with work and a little luck, some grow to acquire office space and even employees. While it is an important milestone, it can be a complicated one for your organization. Beyond finding the right candidate,...

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How We Hire: The Importance of Truth-Telling

When we hire someone, we usually have a standard set of things we look for--base requirements for the job that a person must meet to even be considered. Once a candidate has based the resume test, we bring them in to get a feel for how they might fit in...

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Held Accountable: Scams, Theft, and Generally Bad Behavior

We trust accountants to keep our money safe, to help guide us in directions that are good for our future. As a nonprofit organization, you probably trust your accountant with a lot of valuable information, both for clients and internal business operations. Your accountant fills a vital role, so when...

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Accounting for the Future: The Profession in 20 Years

If you’re a nonprofit organization, an accountant, or some combination of the two, you spend a lot of time thinking about the future. What will it look like in five, ten, or twenty years? Chances are, you’ve got growth on the brain, and you’re doing a bit of planning for...

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3 Easy Ways to Build a Better, Stronger Nonprofit Board

The role of the nonprofit board is an important one, often underutilized is an era of “just get things done”. In reality, your nonprofit board exists to do just that and, with a little guidance, can elevate your nonprofit in terms of work, dedication to mission, and fundraising capability. To...

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