The following are three articles I recently read that might be of interest:
- $1 Trillion Student Loan Debt = Nonprofit Staffing Problems
- Re-energizing board members re-energizes organization-this article discuss how to change and improve boards.
- Who “Owns” Your Nonprofit? An interesting discussion about various board member responses when asked the question and the implications of those responses.
Board Prospects a resource for both boards (corporate, private, advisory and nonprofit) and people looking to serve on boards will launch this month, May 2012. It’s a new site dedicated to building better boards. I will be blogging there on advisory boards. Make sure to check it out and sign-up.
Susan C. Hammond, a CFO/COO and expert on advisory boards, consults with CEOs of small to mid-size businesses and nonprofit organizations on the formation and facilitation of advisory boards, ways to enhance board governance, and how to improve financial intelligence. Susan is the author of the Advisory Board Kit: A Comprehensive Guide to Establishing an Advisory Board and the new free e-books Developing a Personal Advisory Board and 30 Tips for Improving Your Financial Literacy.