Articles

Shabbat Dinner Guide

OneTable, the social dining platform for Jews in their 20s and 30s, has created a Shabbat Dinner Guide.  The guide includes the traditional Shabbat rituals along with non-traditional Shabbat alternatives to cultivate participation.  The guide available for free download here.

To Get Your Board Involved in Fundraising, Rephrase the Question

"Does your board have skin in the game?" This is the question Nanette Fridman of Fridman Strategies posed to us at the Howard J. Siegal Leadership Institute on April 30th. She believes that every board member is required to be involved with fundraising... Read More

I Just Called to Say I Love You: Board Members as Stewards

Still pumped from our inspiring workshop with Nanette Fridman we wanted to pass along to you an article she shared with us!  I Just Called to Say I Love You: Board Members as Stewards.  Here's a short excerpt: We all want our board members to be focused on development – to do those sol…

The Impact of Major Gifts and the Importance of Broad Participation

Imagine your organization is looking to raise $10 million in capital and endowment needs. Just as you begin your campaign, two donors step forward, each making a $5 million dollar commitment. Now, having met your identified needs, your campaign is complete, right? Wrong. Find out why - Read More

Master These 6 Coaching Skills to Lead Your Team

Here is a compelling lesson that I have learned from all the great clients and companies I have worked with over the years: Most people in leadership roles do not coach or develop their employees -- ever.  I still struggle with why this is the case, and why more leaders don’t do it. Here …