Develop a business model statement to complement your mission statement. 4
Mission Statement CompassPoint intensifies the impact of fellow nonprofit leaders, organizations, and networks as we achieve social equity together.
Business Model Statement CompassPoint retails skills building and consulting services directly to nonprofit organizations and partners with philanthropy to subsidize intensive, cohort leadership development programs.
“ Instead of maintaining norms, leaders have to challenge ‘the way we do business’ and help others distinguish immutable values from historical practices that must go.” -The Work of Leadership (Heifetz et al)
About the Speaker Jeanne Bell, MNA is CEO of CompassPoint Nonprofit Services, a national, nonprofit leadership and strategy practice headquartered in Oakland, CA. She is the co- author of Nonprofit Sustainability: Making Strategic Decisions for Financial Viability (Jossey-Bass) and Financial Leadership for Nonprofit Executives: Guiding Your Organization to Long Term Success (Wilder). In addition to frequent speaking and consulting on nonprofit strategy and finance, Jeanne has conducted a series of research projects on nonprofit executive leadership, including UnderDeveloped: A National Study of the Challenges Facing Nonprofit Fundraising and Daring to Lead 2011: A National Study of Nonprofit Executive Leadership. Jeanne is on several boards, including The Nonprofit Quarterly, where she is also a contributing editor, the Alliance for Nonprofit Management, and Intersection for the Arts.