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Founder succession: the good, the bad and the ugly

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

It’s one thing to fire a CEO or depose a board chairperson who doesn’t have a lot of history with a company, but what about sacking the founder? 1,282 more words

Board Of Directors

If we could only get our Board to…

If we could only get our Board to… fill in the blank: help fund raise, read their emails, make connections, etc.

Phrases like these are expressed by non-profit executives and development professionals in organizations large and small, emerging and established and in every sector of the philanthropic community. 432 more words


Shareholders call for more access to directors

Rob Swystun, Pristine Advisers

Company directors have long shunned interaction with shareholders, but those same shareholders are trying to change that.

It’s not that directors are being antisocial jerks. 887 more words

Investor Relations

ALL ABOARD with Fundraising!

Our work as fundraisers revolves around our donors.  We spend our time securing gifts, building and maintaining relationships and engaging our donors with the missions of our organizations.  577 more words