Monthly Archives: April 2012

Healing the Wounded Soul

I’m on a roll…..soulfulness in organizations.  Sometimes there is deep pain in an organization.  In a recent a board forum, a group of trustees reflected on what leaders should consider in dealing with deep pain.  Their thoughts included the following:  … Continue reading

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Sometimes it’s the simple questions that are the right questions!

A professional colleague of mine, Malcolm Nimick a professional in nonprofit capital formation, reminded me of the great work done by Peter Drucker many years ago. Drucker once observed that boards really need to address 5 questions. They are at … Continue reading

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Building Soul-Cutting Budget

In my last post I referred to a workshop with representatives of religiously affiliated non-profits.  During that seminar a small group reflected on how an organization maintains or even deepens soulfulness when down-sizing or making big budget cuts. Wow here’s … Continue reading

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