Winter 2016

Winter 2016

Accountability is vital for Christian organizations. In this edition, we explore the many ways in which Christian leaders and organizations must pursue and maintain accountability – from board governance to staff performance management to risk management and more!

In This Issue…

Risk Management

· er A. Persuitti, Phil Bushnell and Dr. James A. Rice
Why it’s vital for your ministry! ...

Performance Management

· Dr. Rick Mann
Valuing outcomes, performance, transparency and accountability ...

Entrepreneurial 
Leaders Needed!

· Lauren Libby
It’s definitely worth the risk. ...

The Board Scorecard

· Dr. Maggie Bailey and Caryn Ryan
A better way to gauge board performance and quality ...

Raising Major Gifts

· Derric Bakker
Five common reasons nonprofits fall short ...

Screening Your Staff

· Nancy Lynn Roberts
A biblical perspective on due diligence and accountability ...

Goal Setting

· Lorraine Potter Kalal
It’s the first step in accountability. ...

Avoiding Common Board Mistakes

· Dan Busby
Improving nonprofit board effectiveness ...

Spiritual 
Growth at Work

· Lisa Cooper
Insights on changing a team’s culture ...

Release the Reins

· Wayne Pederson
Tips for successful leadership transitions ...