February 5, 2016

Managing Defiance on a Nonprofit Board: A University Case

How should a university board respond to a board member who publically criticizes its decisions and chooses to disregard the board’s preferences for how it communicates […]
January 27, 2016

Are You Listening? Or Faking It?

“The greatest impediment to communication is the illusion that it’s actually happening.” George Bernard Shaw I am appalled at the present state of the discussion on developing […]
December 17, 2015

Why You Should Run Your Business Like a Nonprofit

Strong, well-run nonprofit organizations have adopted many best practices from business. They know that good management and strategically deployed resources help them gain market respect, donor […]
December 17, 2015

Who Plans?

One of the most important questions to answer when embarking upon strategic planning is who will be included in the planning process itself. Making a mistake […]