Tag Archives: Non-Profit Organizations

10. A vaccine is needed to protect non-profits from the myth of charismatic leadership.

At the risk of repeating myself, the turnover of leadership among our clients and more generally across the sector, demonstrates the foolishness of hinging plans on charismatic leadership. Rainmakers are in short supply. They come and go with greater freedom than lesser talents.  Often their past success is not reproducible in a different setting. Even more often,…
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Discoveries

Personal and professional lives can be difficult to separate in the consulting world, especially when you have clients who serve society in ways we all care about.  I know a consultant in New York who is working for a multinational consulting firm on ways to improve the efficiency of processing second mortgages for a US…
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