Entries for April 2018

An Interview with Wanda Speight, Senior Vice President, Senior Credit Officer, Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC)

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, April 18, 2018

An Interview with Wanda Speight, Senior Vice President, Senior Credit Officer, Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC)

Wanda Speight reflects on the value of self-determination and defining herself on her terms, the importance of mentorship, and why a supportive network can be a game changer.

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Categories: Leadership
Tags: community, education, networks, public sector, sector blur, workplace, private sector

Leadership Transitions and Organizational Change

La Piana Consulting // Thursday, April 12, 2018

Leadership Transitions and Organizational Change

Sweeping changes brought by leadership transitions could send the sector reeling, or be a catalyst for creative strategic responses — it’s how we prepare that will make the difference.

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Categories: Nonprofits, Change Management, Leadership, Trends
Tags: board development, executive transition, generational shift, planning, strategy, sustainability

An Interview with Sherece West-Scantlebury, President & CEO, The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, April 04, 2018

An Interview with Sherece West-Scantlebury, President & CEO, The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Sherece West-Scantlebury shares how she navigates challenging times by leading with grace and why she rejects the view that poverty is a character flaw.

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Categories: Leadership
Tags: education, grantmaking, philanthropy, social justice

Is It Time for a Strategy Check-up?

La Piana Consulting // Monday, April 02, 2018

Is It Time for a Strategy Check-up?

Five questions to help you get your organizational strategy in shape for spring.

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Categories: Nonprofits, Strategic Planning
Tags: implementation, social sector, strategy