Whether you are a new leader just starting at a nonprofit, a board member helping to oversee a leadership transition, or an employee about to get a new boss, the change can be difficult. These tips, checklists, and case studies will help nonprofit employees manage change and chart a new course for success.
November 05, 2015
10 Questions a Board Should Ask Before Hiring a New Leader
Two recruiting consultants provide key questions a board should answer before starting a search for a new executive director or president.
November 17, 2013
Hiring a Chief Fundraiser: What CEOs and Boards Should Ask
A new book suggests that beyond asking about skills, boards should think hard about whether they are picking a proven leader and "thought partner" for a nonprofit's executives.
April 29, 2012
New School Helps Founders Handle Strain of Leaving
The New School is helping leaders deal with the business and emotional issues that arise as they leave organizations they started.
October 05, 2014
How Harlem Children’s Zone Spent a Decade Preparing for New Leadership
A key part of the effort: building an endowment before the new CEO took over to reduce fundraising pressures.
February 24, 2013
Teach for America Unveils Unorthodox Leadership Plan
Wendy Kopp, the charity's founder, is stepping aside to chair the group's board and let two executives, who work in different cities, share the top job.