Introducing NPQ‘s Newest Column…

NPQ’s Now & Next examines technology tools, tips and trends for the practical nonprofit. The ideas and voices here emphasize the most promising practices in the sector today, as well as a careful examination of new thinking and resources to help mission-driven organizations achieve impact in a dynamic world. Now & Next focuses on that which is unique to nonprofits and eschews tech industry jargon and hype in favor of accessible language and insights.
Our goal is to help make complex tech-related topics understandable and actionable for nonprofits of any size. We strive to bring readers interesting and informative takes on a range of issues impacted by ever-shifting technology options and the real world demands of our sector. In doing so, we welcome your topic suggestions.
NPQ’s regular Now & Next columnists are Steve Boland and John Hoffman. Boland is a finance and management consultant with over 20 years of experience in the public sector. His experience emphasizes a blend of community, policy and technology. He holds a Master of Nonprofit Management from Hamline University. Hoffman has more than 15 years of experience in marketing and development within the high-tech and nonprofit sectors.