Building Your Capacity With Nontraditional Staff

One of the toughest things about growing an org is capacity – and more precisely, calibrating the capacity you need with what you actually have the funding to pay for.

In this episode, I talk about how to think about hiring Consultants, Fellows, Fractional Support, and Virtual Assistants (VAs) to build out your capacity –  for less money.

I also mention the following resources:

Free Nonprofit Staff Mapping Guide + Role Mapping Matrix at

Podcast episodes with  Germeen Guillaume (Fractional finance support) and  Cindy Wagman (Fractional fundraising support)

Sign up for my weekly newsletter Leadership Forward 321, and get resources to help you lead your organization more strategically and with less overwhelm in 5 minutes or less. Just text IMPACT to 66866

Rate, Review, & Follow on Apple Podcasts

“This podcast is heaven-sent. Gratefu!!”  <– If that sounds like you, please consider rating and reviewing my show! This helps me support more people — just like you — build and lead an organization that brings them joy. Click here, scroll to the bottom, tap to rate with five stars, and select “Write a Review.” Then be sure to let me know what you loved most about the episode!

Also, if you haven’t done so already, I invite you to share the podcast with friends! You can share this link: 

Other Ways To Enjoy This Podcast 

Check us out on YouTube!