Insights

What we’re thinking and learning about right now, news that matters to nonprofits, and events and happenings in and around TSNE MissionWorks and the NonProfit Center.

Jun 17 2015 | By Hez Norton, Director of Partnerships and Leadership Initiatives, TSNE MissionWorks
TSNE MissionWorks' newly released report Leadership New England: Essential Shifts for a Thriving Nonprofit Sector, based on responses from more than 1,200 executive directors and board members from the six New England states, issues a wakeup call for the... → More
Categories: Leadership
Feb 27 2014 | By Heather Harker and Hez Norton
TSNE’s Executive Transitions Program managers Heather Harker and Hez Norton tell you what to expect when your executive director says she or he is leaving. → More
Categories: Leadership
Feb 13 2014 | By Deborah Linnell
Portions of this piece are taken from an upcoming book focused on leadership in the domestic violence movement. → More
Categories: Leadership
Feb 13 2014 | By Bob Greene, Consultant
A client once described me as a “bulldog with no teeth.” She meant it as a compliment! Along with a colleague, I was working with this client to support her commitment to diversity and inclusion. Yet as intentional as she was, she was also fearful and subtly... → More
Categories: Leadership
Feb 13 2014 | By Jonathan Spack
The Power of Questions was the topic of a workshop here at the NonProfit Center led by TSNE’s manager of organizational learning, Larry Peers. This topic is a particular interest of mine, so I’d like to share some content from the seminar with you and pose... → More
Categories: Leadership
Oct 13 2012 | By TSNE
Center to Support Immigrant Organizing (CSIO), an intermediary organization that supports individuals and organizations that cultivate immigrant leadership in social change organizing, launched its third Grassroots Leadership Institute on October 16, 2012, in... → More
Categories: Leadership
Mar 05 2010 | By Deborah Linnell, Zora Radosevich and Jonathan Spack
The guide for successful nonprofit management, written for and by nonprofit leaders. → More
Categories: Leadership
Feb 13 2010 | By Heather Harker
Third-party assessment can help your nonprofit organization navigate an ever-changing environment – while becoming an increasingly effective agent for social change. → More
Categories: Leadership
Jan 01 2008 | By Jonathan Spack, Chief Executive Officer, TSNE MissionWorks
TSNE Executive Director Jonathan Spack was invited by a group of Japanese nonprofit leaders to meet with colleagues there and present at symposia in Osaka and Nagoya in late 2007. Subsequently, he was asked to share his thoughts and perspectives about... → More
Categories: Leadership
Nov 17 2007 | By TSNE
Elena Letona, former executive director of Centro Presente, Inc., spoke at our 11th Nonprofit Workout Luncheon Plenary (November 17, 2007) about nonprofit organizational leaders’ need to derive their “power” from constituent leadership. → More
Categories: Leadership

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