Unbox Your Board! by Max Freund

February 27th, 2015
Drawing of a Box with Circles
Board member engagement is a perennial challenge for board leaders and CEOs alike. In the most recent edition of its biennial Governance Index entitled Leading with Intent, BoardSource found that fewer than 1 in 5 CEOs strongly agree that board members are engaged. Read more »

Dust Off the Strategic Plan by Max Freund

January 6th, 2015
Metal Bird With Long neck Circled Back
The beginning of the year is, for many, a natural time of reflection and planning, a time to look back on the challenges and successes of the previous year and to set goals for the one to come. For organizations too, the end of the year can be a chance to reflect and plan—to take the strategic plan off the shelf and recommit to putting it into action. Three elements are necessary: Read more »