Working with Consultants

A Recipe for Success

Consultants can provide a valuable set of extra hands and an objective perspective to important projects for your organization.  Good communication, clear expectations and the right chemistry are the magic ingredients to get the most out of the relationship.


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Sample Request for Proposals

This sample RFP was to find an evaluation consultant for NonprofitNext.

Elements of a Good Consultant Workplan

A solid workplan is the foundation for a successful relationship with a consultant. This resource from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation provides some guidelines for what should be included in the plan.

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Request for Proposals Checklist

Before you send out that RFP, use this checklist to make sure you've included everything you need.

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Working with Consultants

Finding the right consultant and developing a strong working relationship can have great results. This documents offers some key points on working with consultants.

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Unprecedented Collaboration

Nearly 20 foundations and corporations have invested in building the capacity of NH nonprofits through their support of this project.

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The Go Factor

In the triad of "ready, set, go" NonprofitNext is the "Go Factor." Tools that you find here allow you to quickly move into action by downloading a resource that you can use today - A checklist, a template, information to bring to your next board meeting.



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