How Nonprofits Can Build Your Business Skills | Cody Wood, Serial Socialpreneur

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Cody Wood has a rich history in the nonprofit world, enjoying 17 years of launching and growing a variety of successful nonprofits ranging from ministries to health organizations to schools and even adoptive services.

As a nonprofit leader, Cody has transformed people’s lives. His work has saved kids with no future, empowering them to graduate from high school, go out into the world and contribute and enjoy their lives.

He’s saved abused children and connected them with loving, adoptive parents, creating rich family environments, changing the course of their lives forever.

Cody’s work has undoubtedly made an impact in the world, and as a result, he sees the world with different eyes.

He knows that you truly can make a difference, even with just a small group of people, when you rally around a cause and move towards an inspiring goal.

Aside from serving others, Cody also learned some invaluable business skills working with nonprofits.

There’s no doubt that we’re experiencing a convergence of business practices between for-profits and nonprofits based on values. Cody has experienced this first hand as he’s worked for both types of companies, and his insight into how running nonprofits has made him a stronger entrepreneur is invaluable.

In this inspiring episode of Changemakers on Yippiekiyay TV, you’ll learn:

  • How working with nonprofits changed Cody’s life
  • The powerful sales skills you can acquire working at a nonprofit
  • Cody’s view on for-profits vs nonprofits

And so much more.

We believe we’re all here for a reason and that your dreams matter. You have every opportunity to rally your troops and go out and live your nonprofit dream.

If you need to reconnect with that inspiration and get the wheels turning on your nonprofit mission, then this episode is a must watch and a must share.

Thank you so much for watching, reading, and sharing your voice and your work in the world. Most importantly though, thank you for including us in your world. We are blessed to be a part of such an amazing (and growing) group of Changemakers like yourself!

If you have friends, family or colleagues who could use a little “I need to change the world with my nonprofit” spark, please share this post.

To your mission,

Jacqui Long | Yippiekiyay

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