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What You Need to Know BEFORE You Serve on a Board

Serving as a board member can be one of the most important, challenging and rewarding experiences of your life. Here are some questions you may want to ask before accepting an invitation to serve on a board. Read More

Sage Advice for a First Time Nonprofit Director

Advice for a first time board director from Eric Fram, who adds decades of experience and his commentary to a guide from the Stamford Graduate School of Business.  Read More 

Can Change Really Come to the Third Sector?

Historically, the greatest revolutions and social shifts that have had staying power have had several consistent characteristics that made them successful. If we can learn from them, we can hopefully usher in the much-needed change that we need for the nonprofit world. Read More

7 Principals for Maintaining Jewish Dialogue

Today, across the Jewish world, there remains much internal conflict. When individual Jews or groups of Jews have disagreements, as inevitably happens, we have to find ways to overcome them respectfully, to ensure we continue to thrive as a people. Read More

How Taking Risks Evokes Leadership Success

Leaders are ultimately judged on the results that they deliver. Sometimes it can be easy for leaders just to tread water, especially when things seem to be going well. Yet in truth continued creativity and risk taking is critical to leadership success... Read More