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  Labor Commissioner Launches Online Registration for Janitorial Service Providers The Labor Commissioner’s Office has launched an online registration system for janitorial service providers and contractors operating in California to register annually as required by law. Under the Property Service Workers Protection Act, signed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. in 2016, every provider of […]

Future Nonprofit Challenges: Stifling Innovation

  The United Way recently released a survey of nonprofits, identifying the issues facing nonprofits. I will list some of them, and then describe some behaviors that we, as leaders and managers, subconsciously do to sabotage innovation.[1] Issues Facing Nonprofits: Difficulty to change and be flexible; Looking and thinking beyond what they have walking though […]

Can Nonprofits Meet the Challenge of Social Change?

    There is a movement afoot that supports “collective impact” by nonprofits. That is, for agencies serving similar (or the same) target populations, they should consider collaborative planning and actions with government, funders, and foundations, to better maximize resources. With trends that predict less government funding and an exponential need for services, proponents of […]