The 16th issue of the NTEN: Change journal is out, focusing on the Best of 2014: Cultivating Leadership. The whole journal is chock full of articles and interviews that reflect on 2014, and offer up some important perspectives to take into the New Year, including my piece on Executive Staffing for the Digital Age.
My experience hiring Executive Directors as both an Executive Search Consultant as well as a board member sweating a BIG decision has taught me some key lessons. Unfortunately, many nonprofits that are currently seeking executive leadership are recruiting for the past, not the future.
I reviewed 50 CEO/ED job announcements from nonprofit organizations from the last two months and found that nonprofit organizations are overwhelmingly failing to prioritize technology leadership or experience in recruiting their top executives. Check out the article to see my Six Tips to Hire a Tech Forward CEO — and let me know your success stories as well!
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