Tag Archives: executive directors

Time to Align! Considering your organization’s values, mission, culture for the way forward (with link to Webinar!)

We talk a lot about mission. We talk about vision. We don’t talk about values often. Yet, value statements are critical even in the corporate setting. For nonprofits, our activities, integrity, and vision (i.e. values) for the world and future …
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A Holiday Touch – Use Holiday Cheer To Thank Your Major Donors

December is time to spread some much-deserved holiday cheer. We have asked a lot of our donors. Sending a thank you card or holiday card with a special thank you note is a simple – but essential – way to let them know how much you appreciate them.
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Got An Hour? Watch Our Webinar: The Critical (And Often Lonely) Transition from Program Director to Executive Director

This past Thursday, we had the pleasure of presenting a webinar with Purvi Shah, former Executive Director of Sakhi for South Asian Women. During the webinar, Purvi shared some of the lessons she learned while serving at the helm. And Bix and I shared our perspective (the consultant perspective) of what it takes to be a successful ED.
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Women Leading Nonprofits: Conversation & Communication

This year, for International Women’s Day, I’m reflecting on two aspects of women’s leadership that stand out for me: conversation and communication. What difference do they make in leading?
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