Every January, the same scene: the gym locker room crowded with determined New Year’s Resolutioners. While not unwelcome, us long-termers know that 90% will be gone by March. What separates the 10% from the rest of the pack?
Perhaps the same actions that distinguish successful nonprofits:
- Developing a strategy
- Working the strategy
- Partnerships for guidance
- Resolve and willingness to do the heavy lifting
Of course, results don’t come overnight. Successful nonprofits–and fitness devotees–set goals with benchmarks to measure progress along the way.