Cinny Kennard discusses what the Annenberg Foundation expects and requires of grantees on diversity, equity, and inclusion.
“Culture eats strategy for breakfast” according to Peter Drucker and now, Michael Marquardt.
Mary Stengel Austen shares lessons learned from 2020 that directors should carry forward into 2021 and 2022.
Cinny Kennard discusses getting prepared and staying prepared to handle unexpected crises.
Michael Marquardt discusses impediments to interpersonal connections between board members in a virtual setting and ways to overcome them.
Mary Stengel Austen shares her experience on the board of Girl Scouts during the global pandemic in the height of cookie season.
Bill McNabb candidly shares his thoughts on how nonprofit boards must proactively address DEI.
Michael Marquardt discusses encouraging management to focus on mission when there isn’t a clear vision of the future.
Cinny Kennard shares her thoughts on the board’s role in oversight of the nonprofit’s brand and reputation.
Mary Stengel Austen makes the case for the board to be more engaged, at the discretion of the CEO, when navigating uncertain times.