Successful Nonprofits:How to Hire an Awesome Consultant

How to Hire an Awesome Consultant with Heather Yandow

How to Hire an Awesome Consultant with Heather Yandow

by Ro

Are you facing a big project and thinking about hiring a consultant to help you out?  Before you do, take a moment to listen in on this conversation with Heather Yandow for tips on finding, and approaching, the best consultant for you and your nonprofit.

Listen to the Episode Here!

Links

Website: Third Space Studio

Website: Nonprofit.ist

Heather’s LinkedIn

Podcast: Episode 22: Universal Truths About Individual Donors

Podcast: Episode 32: Planning for Fundraising Success

Podcast: Episode 63: Help Your Board Prepare for Change

Timestamps

1:30) The ineffectiveness of blind requests for proposals (RFPs)

(8:56) Identify the real challenge you want to tackle

(12:38) Make sure key stakeholders are onboard 

(17:41) Determine the timeline of your project

(19:12) Recognize your organization’s bandwidth

(21:31) Know your budget

(28:07) Consider the personality type of potential consultants

(29:37) Check potential consultants’ references

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