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#afpfc Relationship Mapping

Presenters: Mark Bechhofer and Kesler Snyder

Relationship mapping – uncovering who knows who

Uncovering relationships
~Board memberships
~Works history
~Deal and advisory history
~Limits partner investments… 117 more words

Executive Leadership

#afpfc The 3 Gs - Give, Get and Get Off from a Board Member's Perspective

Presenter: Marty Martin, JD

Board responsibilities that are core

~Leadership – single most important responsibility. Sets the direction for sailing.
~Management – delegates when there is a failure in the organization, there is ultimately a failure of the board. 474 more words


Mindful Leadership

Mindful Leadership:

Studies Show the Regular Practice of Being Mindful Drives Success; is it Right for You?

Angela Conrad

Fall 2013 ©


This research study has examined the effects of incorporating a regular mindfulness practice into ones daily life and the result of success that has followed.  2,226 more words

#afpfc Emerging Trends in Philanthropy

Presenters: Stacy Palmer, Jeffrey Wilklow

A lot of people were in this session, a lot!

1-Mega donors: 50 ppl gave over 10.2 billion $ last year – alot more on the list were young this year, under 30. 422 more words


#afpfc Becoming an Organizational Architect: A 7-Step Formula for Leading Happy & Healthy Fundraisers

This session could have easily been named, Fundraisers Deserve More Respect!

Presenter: Tycely Williams, CFRE

The fundraiser position is not for everyone so if a person shouldn’t be in it, that’s another story. 272 more words

Executive Leadership

This is why I stay up late!

On the eve of the start of the AFP International Conference in Baltimore, not only am I reviewing my schedule for the next day; but, also reflecting on all that has lead me to this point. 199 more words


a16z Podcast: Public or Private? Finding the Right Board Seat

Getting a board seat isn’t just about adding value, but also about what value you take from it for your career. But why do it? When? 84 more words