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Why Museums Need Internal Audit

How do you feel when you hear the words “internal audit”? For many people, the answer is a sense of anxiety and perhaps even a muttered “uh oh.” As a group of museum internal auditors, …

60 Ideas in 60 Minutes: Museum Philanthropy & Membership Post Pandemic

Building museum resilience begins with diversifying revenue sources and creating long-term philanthropic partnerships. Philanthropy—and its symbolic and lucrative community-centered …

What makes a successful museum cafe?

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Governmental Accounting Standards Board

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Get Smart About Art Donations

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Financial Accounting Standards Board

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Publication 956: How To Depreciate Property

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Nonprofit Audit Guide

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Planning and Writing an Annual Budget

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Nonprofit Budgeting Basics

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Budgeting for Nonprofits

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Museum Store Association

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Neurodivergent Needs: A Q&A with ADDitude Magazine

Category: Alliance Blog
If museums want to be welcoming and accessible, one of the areas they must consider is neurodiversity. How do the ways we process information and stimuli differ from person to person, and …

Recruiting the Future of the Future

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
I am very happy to announce that the Alliance is recruiting an Assistant Director for the Center for the Future of Museums. I hope you will broadcast that news, and help us find the person …

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