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From Awkward First Steps To 3 Million Views (And An Inspiring Startup)

  • November 27, 2013

I heard someone practicing “Three Blind Mice” on a recorder in my building one recent morning and was taken back immediately to my own arhythmic floundering through that terrifying rite of passage. Ouch. The first attempts at learning a new skill sure do wound and embarrass us. But why? No matter how much…


5 Steps To Stop Overthinking And Start Testing Something New

  • November 1, 2013

When we started the “When You Work At A Nonprofit” Tumblr blog, an interesting thing happened. A prominent nonprofit publication asked us to write a post about it, on the topic of “how to create a blog that fills a community need.” They wanted us to discuss the process behind getting a blog started: how we…