As a long-standing resource for credit union planning session facilitation, we are often asked our advice on improving meeting facilitation. While facilitation is often more art than science, there are considerations that help lead to engaged meeting participants and a better meeting outcome. 1,297 more words
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This past Sunday’s annual meeting was St. Luke’s at its best. Many people spent many hours preparing for that meeting — writing reports, preparing budgets, soliciting nominations, hosting open forums, ordering food, printing ballots, researching constitutional requirements, praying, listening, sharing hard truths, speaking from the heart. 583 more words
We’re a little late but the buzz at work the last few weeks has been annual strategic and development planning. Yayyy, right? As a young nonprofit we have a lot of unknowns and because of it, were making a lot of ‘educated guesses’. 458 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Only one-third of third-graders read at their grade level in Shelby County, and the school district said it’s taking action.
Superintendent Dorsey Hopson presented his final plan to strengthen early childhood literacy at Tuesday night’s school board meeting. 265 more words
The arts and sciences present complementary ways of understanding and engaging the world, but both enhance our quality of life and the meaning of our lives – from the powerful insights and emotional experiences produced by great works of art to the profound impact of scientific theories and discoveries in applied disciplines like engineering and medicine. 649 more words
In July 2014, Young Audiences adopted its new five-year strategic plan, “Transforming the Lives and Education of Our Youth.” In the coming weeks, we will profile our four strategic directions and our exciting plans related to each. 624 more words