Reframing Governance II

This classic article from a leading scholar on nonprofit governance has, over the past few years, transformed much of the conversation about where the substantive governance of your nonprofit really resides—quite far from the boardroom. Be prepared to reconsider many of your assumptions about nonprofit boards of directors.

Autopsy of a Failed Holacracy: Lessons in Justice, Equity, and Self-Management

As many nonprofits look at the enormous potential benefits of building shared leadership in and around their organizations, they will surely stumble across the holacracy model, but does it offer a real path forward? In this article, a veteran of one change process intelligently critiques the model, providing guidance on what other organizations may wish to avoid. This is the first of a 3-part series on shared leadership we will run over the coming month.