How to Review Executive Director/CEO Performance

How to Review Executive Director/CEO Performance

Governance expert John Carver was famous for saying “organizational performance is synonymous with chief executive performance.” In other words, if an organization is performing well, the CEO must be good. And, if an organization is performing poorly, it is the CEO’s...
How Do You Take Your Social Sector Organization from Good to Great? A Checklist for Attracting, Hiring and Keeping the Best Talent

How Do You Take Your Social Sector Organization from Good to Great? A Checklist for Attracting, Hiring and Keeping the Best Talent

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” As a child, you likely heard this question. As adults, we still ask children this question as a way to better understand their creative young minds along with their hopes and dreams for the future. We – and they, even from a...
Why Turnover Should be a Key Metric for the Social Sector – Our Collective Canary in the Coal Mine

Why Turnover Should be a Key Metric for the Social Sector – Our Collective Canary in the Coal Mine

If you want a heartwarming movie to watch in these final days of summer, I highly recommend “The 33,” which is a real-life account of the mining disaster in Chile in 2010. Stories above and below ground intertwine to make the movie compelling and relatable....