Best Practice “Recognized Expert” Becomes #1 Best Seller on Amazon’s Nonprofit Fundraising List

When a book about Nonprofit best practices by one of our Recognized Experts hits #1 on an Amazon’s Best Seller list, it’s worth celebrating. The book is 101 Biggest Mistakes Nonprofits Make and How to Avoid Them, by Andrew Olsen, CFRE and friends.

This book is brimming with fundraising best practices and helpful instruction to remedy 101 “Development” Mistakes Nonprofits Make. Andrew and his expert friends offer practical solutions and engaging examples to help lift your operational competence and confidence; regardless of size or specialty of your Nonprofit. If you want to seriously improve your fundraising efforts, this is a must-have resource. 

101 Biggest Mistakes Nonprofits Make and How to Avoid Them is a fundraising anthology (with 27 contributors) delivering over 300 years of combined experience from Nonprofit insiders and leading consultants. In short, they are expert in strategic planning, government relations, leadership, finance and administration, program development, marketing, and philanthropy.

Andrew Olsen and Newport One are Recognized Experts in their specialty in the Best Practice area of Marketing, Fundraising & Communications. He and his team specialize in major gift training/coaching, direct response fundraising, development operations consulting, and strategic planning.

It would be my pleasure to personally introduce you to Andrew and his team. Just message me here on LinkedIn.

What is a Recognized Expert

Recognized Experts are known and proven best-in-class providers who consistently demonstrate competence, reliability, benevolence and integrity with their clients and other professionals.

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence helps Nonprofits achieve operational excellence by introducing them to Industry Experts vetted in one of the six areas of Nonprofit Best Practices. Once vetted, they are called Recognized Experts

Could you or your Nonprofit benefit from being referred to a vetted Recognized Expert who could help you accomplish your objectives today?

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence is an orchestrated network, like an Uber® or Airbnb®, for the Nonprofit community to connect Nonprofits (and Funders) to vetted industry experts and prequalified products and services to help solve their most immediate and important challenges in the most effective and efficient way. 

For more thought leadership on nonprofit Best Practices and how to achieve operational excellence, please visit The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence® where Nonprofits, Funders and Recognized Experts work together for the greatest impact. We make Nonprofits Better.


Marc is Co-Founder and Principal Advisor of The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence. For the previous 12 years, Marc served full-time as executive and practitioner in three significant yet very different Nonprofits overseeing extensive domestic and international operations.