I was delighted when Jeff Finkle, President & CEO of the International Economic Development Council, and Stuart Rogel, President & CEO of the Tampa...
Nonprofit Volunteer Leadership: A Moral Imperative
This afternoon I watched a video - for the fourth or fifth time - by an extraordinary nonprofit leader: Steve Goldman, MD, who has for several...
Anything But Wimpy
I’d just finished describing why standing committees were the ideal vehicle for a CEO to work with in mapping out and fine-tuning processes for...
Dr. Gregory Hutchings & Dr. Karen Rue talk about the board-superintendent & board president-superintendent partnership
Building a Solid Board President-Superintendent Working Relationship
In my newest book, Governing at the Top (Rowman & Littlefield, 2014), I describe the working relationship between the superintendent and her...
Yes To Unifying Leadership – But A Caveat
In his column on the Op-Ed page of the November 25 New York Times, David Brooks describes the “unifying leader,” who is “skilled at the art of...
Meeting the Relationship Challenge
Keeping the board-CEO/GM working relationship on an even keel and healthy over the long run is a major challenge. Just the fact that strong-willed...
Katie Burnham Laverty Podcast
The Board-Savvy CEO: Sees The Board As A Precious Asset