Category Archives: Issues in nonprofit leadership

“CEO Update” Talks Mergers with David Kushner

CEO Update has long been a go-to resource for association and nonprofit executives who seek data, insights and community. I'm honored to have been interviewed for William Ehart's outstanding piece in CEO Update, entitled "Urge to Merge: Lots of Reasons, Few Incentives for Associations to Combine." The article includes a thoughtful discussion of the many ways in which associations can boost their...
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Nonprofit Strategic and Leadership Planning: A Good Marriage

iStock_000015516627MediumAssociations and foundations invest substantial organizational and human resources in strategic planning to remain competitive in the marketplace. Consultants are engaged to assist with the process, competitive research is conducted, membership surveys are done, staff meetings and board retreats take place and, finally, a multi-year strategic plan is completed. The stage is now set for future...
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Case Study: Association Leadership Sought Outside Review of Nominations Process to Increase Qualified Candidate Recruitment

Situation An individual membership association wanted to have their nomination procedures and ballot box for nominations blogdocuments reviewed with goals of streamlining their processes and increasing the recruitment pool of qualified candidates. TKC was engaged to conduct this review. Background
  • Association leadership identified the fact that an increased number of qualified candidates for board and other leadership positions...
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