U.S. NGO Executive Thoughts on the Future - 3 Takeaways From This Year's CEO Survey
- The ecosystem within which global development and humanitarian organizations operate will rapidly change over the next ten years. Sixty percent of NGO executives surveyed believe their organization needs to change more rapidly … yet the same proportion anticipate their business model is somewhat unstable but manageable. Widespread change is ongoing and upcoming.
- Unlike during the financial downturn of 2009, advocacy and efforts to shape public sentiment are on the rise. Executives also suggest there is an opportunity to strengthen the knowledge among their board of directors of the changing sector realities and related understanding of how to help organizations thrive.
- Given open-ended solicitation of how InterAction can help, executives popularly want to build peer collaboration and influence.