Ep 103: Stronger Together: The Power of Cohort Learning (with Darlene Nipper)

The most valuable kind of leadership development happens in a cohort. And that’s what this episode is all about.

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Who Should Serve on Your Advisory Board?

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A poorly constructed advisory board can cause more problems than it may have been created to solve. So how can you make an advisory board really count?

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Ep 102: Is Abuse of Power Epidemic in the Nonprofit Sector? (with Sarah Beaulieu and Kim Jones)

I wrote an article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy on this topic and got a tremendous response. It seems abuse of power may be rampant.

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The One Key to a Great Board Meeting

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Far too often, a board meeting is missed opportunity to inform, enrich and engage members in order to ignite them to be the best ambassadors they can be.

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Ep 101: Managing the Tension of Change (with Michael DePass)

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while change can lead to growth, sometimes leaders fail to manage the tensions that growth brings, and this can cripple an organization’s impact.

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Ignite Your Board Members’ Passion

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Here’s a simple equation I use to equip board members with the enthusiasm and tools they need to become real ambassadors.

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Ep 100: The Professional Interim Executive Director (with Margo Amgott)

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When your Executive Director is actually the “Interim Executive Director,” it means something went wrong… right? Well, maybe not.

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