Sep 3, 2019
For both nonprofits and businesses, forecasting is one of the top business exercises you can do but yet so many leaders don't do it. Raj Thakkar from FOREsight Financial Services for Good and Charter School Business Management talks about what he tells his nonprofit clients about the value of forecasting on today's, Nonprofit MBA. Interviewed by Stephen Halasnik from Financing Solutions which is a leading provider of lines of credit to nonprofits.
The Nonprofit MBA purpose is to provide new business insights and fresh creative ideas for Executive Directors and their teams that will help them improve their organizations. Here is the host, Stephen Halasnik
Introduction of Raj
Today, I am excited to be speaking with Raj Thakkar . Raj is the Founder & CEO of two social enterprises, FOREsight Financial Services for Good and The Charter School Business Management (CSBM), which collectively serve 150 nonprofits to responsibly manage the accounting for over $700 million in public funds. He is considered a national expert on nonprofit and charter school finance and has trained leaders on financial best practices in 25 states. As an Adjunct Professor at NYU’s Wagner School of Public Service, he teaches Understanding Social Enterprise.