Profit is a Dirty Word

Profit is a dirty word. Well, it is to some people, at least as it applies to the organization for which they work. There are idealists out there who do not believe that financial profit is the most important reward for them. To these idealists, the reward is the intrinsic feeling of having helped others, of having helped the community, of having done something to help make the world a better place in which to live.

There is even a place on the website of those folks that states:
“On these resource pages you’ll find an overview of key topics for consideration by people who work for, lead, or support nonprofit organizations in the United States.”

Go ahead and take a look for yourself. Click on over to read:
Resources for Nonprofit Organizations, Information for nonprofits (and for people who are curious about them)

About Roland Louis Hansen

I have been: an organization development consultant; a college-level instructor of political science, psychology, and sociology; a public administrator; a social worker; an elected official; a political operative; a community activist; a union official; a shoe salesman and manager, a factory worker; a fast food restaurant employee; and, a custodian.
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One Response to Profit is a Dirty Word

  1. Judy Hansen says:

    I’m sure more than a few people will profit from the information you have provided here!


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