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...
Read MoreAboutNonprofit Webinar: Navigating the Road to National Accreditation
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...
Read MoreAboutUsing Data to Improve Performance in Nonprofits
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...
Read MoreAbout3 Ways to Improve Your Nonprofit’s Communication Strategies
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...
Read MoreAbout[Webinar Recording] Fundraising Registration 101
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...
Read MoreAbout[Webinar Recording] The Role of the Nonprofit Board
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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Nonprofit Management
July 26, 2018
Over the years, nonprofits have become more willing to incorporate different elements of technology into their organization—encouraging growth, utilizing the strengths of a smaller bandwidth and...
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HR Knowledge
May 01, 2017
Question: Generally our employees are “always on”, meaning they check work emails and communicate with co-workers/supervisors via smartphones during all hours. However, some of our...
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HR Knowledge
February 22, 2019
Most people spend the majority of their weekday hours getting ready for work, commuting to and from work and actively working. As a standard rule of thumb, we make it a priority to ensure we live...
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HR Management
October 12, 2018
Different things inspire different people to work for nonprofit organizations—it can be a personal tie to the cause, the desire to make a difference, the work environment, or maybe, it’s the...
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HR Knowledge
January 31, 2019
As a nonprofit manager, it is important to be able to give constructive feedback effectively to your employees. Being able to share and receive feedback is vital to self- improvement. ...
Read MoreAboutHow to Avoid Common Performance Review Pitfalls
HR Knowledge
November 30, 2018
Question: Can we require our employees to get flu shots? Answer: While there is no law that prohibits employers from mandating flu shots — and in some states, the law requires all...
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HR Knowledge
October 18, 2018
Question: If a new hire volunteers information about medical issues, can the employer ask for a doctor's fit-for-duty certification? Answer:  Exercise caution in requesting medical...
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HR Knowledge
October 04, 2018
People get addicted to all sorts of things that aren’t good for them: smoking, drinking, drugs, food. You don’t even need to like something to form an addiction to it—you just need to experience...
Read MoreAboutWork Addiction and Stress
HR Knowledge
October 02, 2018
As a nonprofit leader, you have an obligation to approach “harassment” with three key factors in mind— prevention, investigation and willingness to address. Investigations of harassment in the...
Read MoreAboutInvestigations in the Nonprofit Workplace
HR Knowledge
August 13, 2018
Employers added 157,000 jobs in July and the unemployment rate went down to 3.9 percent making the number of unemployed people decline by 284,000. At the end of July, the total number of people...
Read MoreAboutDecrease in Unemployment Rate means Gradual Employment Growth
HR Knowledge
July 11, 2018
Question: May we add an arbitration clause prohibiting class action lawsuits to our employment contracts? Answer: Yes. Until recently, courts were split on the issue and the National...
Read MoreAboutLegalities Surrounding Arbitration Clauses
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...
Read MoreAboutExercise Your Nonprofit’s Tax Exemption for 2019
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...
Read MoreAboutNonprofit Toolkit Offers the Top Guides for Managing Unemployment
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) – ...
Read MoreAbout70 Nonprofits Choose UST as Their Primary Nonprofit Workforce Solution
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....
Read MoreAboutUST Launches New Website to Unveil New Branding & Nonprofit Programs
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...
Read MoreAboutCreating a Cash Flow Business Model for Your Nonprofit
Nonprofit Finance
August 15, 2016
Sometimes the hardest part of being a nonprofit isn’t fulfilling your organization's mission — sometimes it’s just making sure there are enough supplies for everyone to use to get their jobs...
Read MoreAboutFree Resources for Nonprofits
Nonprofit Finance
July 24, 2014
Nonprofits are constantly looking for new ways to develop and achieve their mission-driven objectives. Unfortunately for smaller organizations, big aspirations aren’t generally matched by a...
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