The Nonprofit Ethicist by Woods Bowman Summer 2014: Volume 21 Issue 2

The Nonprofit Ethicist by Woods Bowman (Summer 2014)
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Oral pledges are exactly what they sound like: pies in the sky—get written confirmation or strike them off the books. If transparency comes back to bite you in the proverbial behind, just stay still—things should settle in time. Don’t envy your more-powerful neighbors—turn lemons into lemonade and connect with their resources. And, if voicing dissent puts you in the doghouse, choose your battles wisely and make sure to speak up as often in support.