Monthly Archives: December 2015

When the Going Gets Tough…

I have the opportunity to interact with many others who have great wisdom into the work of governing boards. Jane Mack, CEO of Friends Services for the Aging, is one of them. She gave me permission to name her in … Continue reading

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Financial Smarts

I never claimed to be a financial genius. There are many executives like me. There are even more board members. Many of us glaze over when we think about financial matters. As an executive I have needed to learn enough … Continue reading

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