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Friends of the Dredge Annual Board Meeting

On the long list of yearly reminders of spring in Sumpter is the Friends of the Dredge Annual Meeting in April.

The board meets monthly all year long, but we always looks forward to this special time once a year as come before the membership. 487 more words

Friends Of The Dredge

So What Does "Lifetime Value of a Customer" Mean?

“Lifetime value of a customer” is one of those terms that sounds like it’s a really complex, but important, thing.  It’s certainly an important thing to understand, but its complexity is often overstated.   421 more words

Elephant in the room

I have done dozens and dozens of planning engagements with boards and CEOs. Usually they are energetic, forward-looking, and build momentum. I believe in doing such strategic work. 160 more words

Board Of Directors

The lesson every company should learn from Manchester United's sorry succession saga

David Moyes was doomed from the start.

At least, that’s one way of reading the news yesterday that Manchester United sacked Moyes as manager after only 10 months in the job, with the English soccer club on course for its worst finish in… 892 more words

Volunteer Appreciation Month! Thank you's all around

by Willie Matis

There is only one more week of April left.  Crazy how time flies!  But one more week in April means there is only one more week during National Volunteer Appreciation Month. 201 more words

Fundraising In General

Boards Must Make Extreme Risk a Top Priority

By Karamjeet Paul (Published by Agenda, a Financial Times publication, Feb, 10, 2014)

No director wants their company to experience the fate of MF Global, Enron or Lehman Brothers. 43 more words

Extreme-Tail Risk