Month: August 2015

The Leadership Cost Of Taking A Tiger By The Tail

My weekly English tutoring sessions via Skype with my Taiwanese friends and students, Donyou Chen and his lovely wife Yuwen Chang (known as “TY” and “Fiona” to their non-Mandarin- speaking friends), have for the past few weeks focused on the economic crisis in China precipitated by the plunging Chinese stock market.  A highly educated and

Whither Volunteer Involvement In Our Nonprofits?

In their informative and thought-provoking new podcast, two seasoned nonprofit leaders – Mick Fleming, President of the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, and Susan Robertson, President of the ASAE Foundation – discuss volunteer involvement in nonprofit organizations – describing the trends they’ve observed and assessing the implications for their associations and the wider nonprofit