Coaching is probably the most cost-effective and meaningful form of professional development for nonprofit executive directors because of its enduring impact—I can help you with that, as per my March missive: https://mailchi.mp/fc8d8c89e18e/hey-coach?e=4e2c209db9
Two stories on the transformation of the news business. Local news funded by an assessment district, like sewers? And big philanthropic support for covering indigenous issues in Australia: Could local news driven by residents who pay fees in a special service district…work? https://www.theguardian.com/guardian-australia-press-office/2018/mar/05/philanthropy-supports-journalism-initiative-with-indigenous-affairs-at-its-heart...
The latest on federal, state and local government issues from the National Council of Nonprofits (BTW, I do NOT agree with their position on the Johnson Amendment): https://www.councilofnonprofits.org/civicrm/mailing/view?reset=1&id=1267
How many followers should your nonprofit have on social media? How big should your email and text lists be? Some comparisons: http://techreport.ngo/2018/03/02/many-followers-ngos-social-media/
Great Advice—the same advice I’ve been giving to community-based social justice nonprofits for some time now; embrace your power to fundraise and you will overcome these obstacles (call me and I can help you figure it out): http://nonprofitaf.com/2018/03/marginalized-communities-and-the-audacity-of-ambition/