Nonprofit Boards

Leadership, Nonprofit Boards, Succession Planning

7 Ways to Take Charge of Succession Planning

David Edell

As CEOs around the nation step down from leadership positions at nonprofits, their boards are faced with the challenging task of finding their successors, but few are prepared. According to a recent report by Third Sector New England, a Boston-based resource center for nonprofits, 64% of executives planned to leave their jobs within the next […]

Nonprofit Boards, Selecting A CEO

How a Proactive Search Can Lead to a Diverse Hiring Pool

David Edell

If you want to create a candidate pool of high-performing professionals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and skills for an executive role in your nonprofit, it will take more than one or two advertisements on job boards to attract a range of talented candidates. From race and gender to leadership styles and career paths, diversity encompasses […]