Nonprofit Leadership, Strategy & Communication Consulting
JBL Strategies is a strategic advisory firm dedicated to working with nonprofits to achieve clear strategic direction and greater results through strong leadership, effective strategies, and consistent communication. Our advisory services and unique leadership training programs are customized to work with each organization to achieve long-term sustainability and continuous success. Our goal is to unite the nonprofit community in Central Texas to share best practices, collaborate where the synergies make sense and to ensure they can continue to serve.
JBL Strategies’ vision is that nonprofits in Central Texas succeed in serving their communities.
Our mission is to work with nonprofits to strengthen their capacity and long term success by providing customized strategic advisory, coaching and leadership training services in an effective and impactful way.
An effective and engaged nonprofit Board of Directors (BOD) can help take an organization to a visionary level. Ensuring it is well-managed and intentionally structured is key.
Engaging your nonprofit board of directors is key to an organization’s success – is your board onboard the boat or do they ride the bus? Is yours an engaged board of directors or is it an on-going challenge to get them to contribute more than simply turning up for board meetings? If it’s the latter, you are not […]
Do you have the courage to lead or does self-imposed fear restrict your willingness to take on a leadership role? One of my heroes, Nelson Mandela said: “Fear and courage are brothers. I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.”
Envisioning a bold future and then mentally ‘walking back’ from the future, imagining what would be required to reach that vision, can literally change the world or your organization’s path forward. In 1961, John F. Kennedy in a speech to the United States Congress challenged the country to put a man on the moon before […]
Which comes first – Vision or Mission? In our view vision (clearly defined strategic direction) should always come first. If you don’t know where you are going (big goal, looking to the future) how do you know what you need to do to get there (mission)?
Strategic planning facilitation and development
Nonprofit merger and combination consulting
Customized leadership training for Board and Staff
Assistance with development of communication plans and strategies
Guidance on creating fund development plans.