The Ideal Executive

Here are the qualifications for great executives and board members:

Education – A good education is valuable. However, education is a shortcut. Your executive must be someone who has grown in knowledge constantly since entering the workforce.

Humble – The ability to admit one is wrong is the key to learning. Someone who has never […]


Executive Fit

Periodically it is necessary to look for a new nonprofit executive. How do you ensure the next executive will be a good fit?

There are two parts to ensuring that you have the right person. Responsibility is shared equally between the board and the candidate.


The board must do the following:

Be unanimous […]


Where Is the Problem?

If a nonprofit has it third senior executive in 5 years, why is there high turnover? […]