Ask Yourself These 6 Questions Before You Hire A Consultant

Ask Yourself These 6 Questions Before You Hire A Consultant

Ask Patty: Aligning Process and Purpose (March 2018) Dear Patty, I’m really nervous. I just hired my first consultant to help us create a strategic plan. I want to make sure the organization gets their money’s worth and we end up with a useful plan. Can you give me...
Maximizing Investment in (and from) the Community

Maximizing Investment in (and from) the Community

The Mariposa Food Co-op Story Money spent at local businesses circulates through local economies more than money spent at non-local businesses. As such, local businesses are the engine of a resilient local economy. They also have a better track record of making the...
What I Wish I Knew When Starting a Consulting Business

What I Wish I Knew When Starting a Consulting Business

Ask Patty: Aligning Process and Purpose (January 2018) Dear Patty, I am a young professional in the nonprofit sector with a Master’s of Art in Leadership and Management. I recently discovered my passion for training and facilitation and I am considering consulting in...