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...More info
Board restructurings are among the many major governance changes an organization can ponder. And I've been honored to advise many organizations, for-profit and non-profit, big and small, through this process. My thanks to Gene Mitchell at LeadingAge magazine for including me in his recent article about this very topic, which explores:More info
- What are the signs of a board needing restructuring?
- Why is board self-assessment so important? ...
Several of my fellow boomer friends are actively seeking new positions and have asked for advice since I have done executive searches. In each case, the first thing I tell them is, they need to think differently about the employment marketplace they will be facing. Although issues related to a candidate’s age and level of experience in a “younger market” are not legally to be...More info
The Kushner Companies is pleased to announce the successful completion of yet another rewarding and inspiring executive search. Our recent work with the American Public Works Association (APWA) and Canadian Public Works Association (CPWA) culminated in the placement of esteemed leader Scott D. Grayson as Executive Director. Grayson was previously with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE-USA), and begins his tenure as the leader...More info