Nonprofit Management
September 11, 2019
What is a KPI? A Key Performance Indicator (KPI) is “a measurable value that demonstrates how effectively a nonprofit (or another type of organization) is achieving its key organizational...
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Nonprofit Management
March 18, 2019
From 2007 to 2016, the nonprofit sector experienced substantial growth in employment and a range of industries reaped the benefits of this growth. During this time, nonprofits surpassed the...
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Nonprofit Management
February 04, 2019
For a limited time, UST opens up registration to 501(c)(3) nonprofits interested in learning about accreditation and its benefits for your organization. UST , a program dedicated to...
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Nonprofit Management
December 19, 2018
Performance management enables business leaders to motivate staff members and maximize worker productivity. Go-getting employees thrive on productive feedback, while others need a clear plan to...
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Nonprofit Management
October 16, 2018
While nonprofit m arketing metrics such as engagement, social shares, and “likes” offer insight into your campaigns—other metrics like dashboards, strategic plan reports, financial and activity...
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Nonprofit Management
September 27, 2018
One of the most important concepts to understand when running a nonprofit is being able to see the bigger picture, such as key trends in corporate philanthropy. This allows your nonprofit to...
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Nonprofit Management
September 21, 2018
Customer loyalty is a given no matter what type of business you’re running and for nonprofits who need loyal donors to survive and flourish, how you nurture your donor relationships can make or...
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Nonprofit Management
September 07, 2018
Thousands of nonprofits have registered to solicit donations but don’t always understand state requirements and whether or not they apply to their organization. This nonprofit-exclusive webinar...
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Nonprofit Management
August 22, 2018
Board members are the driving force of any nonprofit and lead the organization towards a sustainable future by adopting sound, ethical and legal governance – ensuring the nonprofit is able to...
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Nonprofit Management
July 20, 2018
What makes a workforce diverse? According to Merriam-Webster, diversity is defined as “an instance of being composed of different elements or qualities.” As a nonprofit organization, expanding...
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HR Knowledge
September 17, 2019
Question: What should employers do to prepare for the anticipated January 1, 2020, effective date of new DOL white-collar exemptions? Answer : On March 7, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor...
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HR Knowledge
August 29, 2019
Nonprofit employers have been dealing with employee burnout for some time now but knowing what factors to focus on can go a long way in prevention. It’s a crisis that can trigger a downward...
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HR Knowledge
July 31, 2019
Here at UST, we've compiled some of our top unemployment guides for managing nonprofit unemployment risk and created the 2019 Nonprofit UI Toolkit . These tools provide valuable information...
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HR Knowledge
July 18, 2019
Question: We hire interns (generally students in their junior and senior years) to do professional work for clients alongside, and under the supervision of, our professionals. They earn at...
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HR Knowledge
June 25, 2019
Question: Last week our offices were closed because of inclement weather. Do we need to pay our employees for the week? If not, would they be eligible for unemployment compensation? Answer:...
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HR Knowledge
May 30, 2019
Here at UST we’ve put together our Top 10 Guides for 2019 Nonprofit Human Resource management. And for a limited time, we’re giving them away for FREE. Since 1983, UST has provided...
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HR Knowledge
May 15, 2019
Question: How can you determine whether a worker is an independent contractor or employee? Answer: Generally, independent contractors are self-employed individuals who work on special...
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HR Knowledge
April 24, 2019
Question: One of our employees has asked to bring her 16-year-old daughter to work so she can volunteer for school credits. Can we allow this? Answer: It depends. Under the...
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HR Knowledge
April 19, 2019
March resulted in positive job growth with employers adding an additional 196,000 jobs with considerable job gains in the healthcare and professional/technical services. Employment growth...
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HR Management
March 29, 2019
Employing the third largest workforce with the third largest employee payroll, the nonprofit sector is quickly gaining momentum in the work arena. Work for Good recently released a new eBook, the...
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Nonprofit Finance
August 07, 2019
Nonprofit professionals face a challenging job that is made even more complex by industry dynamics and a competitive talent marketplace—requiring even more attention around compensation factors...
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Nonprofit Finance
May 10, 2019
Are you familiar with the Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2016-14 issued by FASB? It’s a standard created to offer solutions to simplify and improve how a nonprofit organization is able to...
Read MoreAboutLessons Learned from Implementing ASU 2016-14 – Functional Expenses
Nonprofit Finance
November 08, 2018
With holidays on the horizon, this is the time for holiday shopping, family gatherings and ringing in the New Year. With so much on our plates, time can get away from us—causing us to miss...
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Nonprofit Finance
August 01, 2018
UST releases 2018 UI toolkit to help nonprofit organizations better understand unemployment insurance options and claims management best practices. UST , a program dedicated to...
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Nonprofit Finance
July 13, 2018
UST is giving 532 nonprofits $3,869,249 in cash back for their ability to reduce their anticpiated unemployment claims within the year. UST , a program dedicated to providing...
Read MoreAboutNonprofits Receive Over $3.8 Million in Cash Back Through UST’s Claims Management Services
Nonprofit Finance
June 26, 2018
UST helps 501(c)(3)s lower their unemployment costs & maintain HR compliance, providing resources to help refocus on mission objectives.   UST , a program dedicated to...
Read MoreAboutUST Nonprofit Members Utilized Over $1.1 Million in Cloud-Based HR Resources
Nonprofit Finance
June 20, 2018
UST helps 501(c)(3)s lower their unemployment costs & maintain HR compliance, providing resources to help refocus on mission objectives. UST , a program dedicated to helping nonprofits...
Read MoreAboutUST Uncovers $2.8 Million in Potential Unemployment Claims Savings for 135 Nonprofits
Nonprofit Finance
May 31, 2018
UST helps 501(c)(3)s lower their unemployment costs & maintain HR compliance, providing resources to help refocus on mission objectives.   Santa Barbara, CA (May 31, 2018) – ...
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Nonprofit Finance
May 03, 2018
In an Effort to Provide More Robust and Readily Accessible HR and Unemployment Resources to the Nonprofit Sector, UST Launches a New Website that Acts as a One-Stop-Shop for Workforce Solutions....
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Nonprofit Finance
April 27, 2018
Using a business model has grown to become an essential tool when making any business or financial decisions within the nonprofit sector. When incorporating a new business model, a few key...
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