18-Staff as “Family”

March 19, 2018

Dr. Linda Lausell Bryant, of NYU Silver School of Social Work. discusses with Zoot the problems that can happen when leaders treat their staff as a "family". 


17- Advocacy BS

March 12, 2018

Many in the Social Sector believe the myth that 501(c)(3) organizations are not allowed to advocate for themselves or their causes. Zoot discusses the myths and the reality of advocacy in the Social Sector with David L. Thompson, Vice President of Public Policy for the National Council of Nonprofits, our national advocacy group. 


16- Live from CAM: Museum BS

March 6, 2018

Zoot appeared live at the California Association of Museums Conference in Palm Springs to ask museum professionals what their Museum BS was. Special thanks to CAM CEO, Celeste DeWald. For more on CAM go to https://www.calmuseums.org/


15-Law BS with May Harris

February 27, 2018

May Harris of For Purpose Law dispells many of the legal myths of our Social Sector. Are raffles legal? Can governments appoint board members? Should 501(c)(3)s incorporate in Delaware? These are just a few.


14- Nonprofit Ally Panel Rebroadcast

February 19, 2018

 A rebroadcast of Nonprofit Ally Podcast #078 Panel Discussion on growing a small, newly formed nonprofit. Season 2 of 501(c)(3)(b)(s) with new episodes start next week!


13: Nonprofit Ally Interview

February 13, 2018

Steve Vick of Nonprofit Ally interviews Zoot about the 501(c)(3)(b)(s) podcast.


12: My Story & Mentoring (No BS)

September 18, 2017

Zoot Velasco, our host, gave the keynote speech at the Utah State Poverty Conference for Utah Community Action Partnership this week. He explained the importance of our work and how it affected him personally... no BS.


11: Boards’ BS with Jan Masaoka

September 10, 2017

Jan Masaoka, returns to discuss all the BS surrounding board issues.  


10: Planning BS with Jan Masaoka

September 7, 2017

We discuss strategic planning and get to the heart of what works and new ways to plan with  Jan Masaoka, one of the county's top leaders of the sector, who literally wrote the book on the subject!  Next week we will hear part 2 of the interview with Jan on Boards.


09: Our Guests’ BS

August 28, 2017

We go over the BS given to us by our guests over the season, including planning, resources, and more.