Monthly Archives: March 2016

Ep 3 – Executive Transition as a Veteran Leader

In this Lead. Learn. Thrive. podcast episode, Raffa’s Tom Adams spoke with C. Marie Taylor, president and CEO of Leadership Montgomery about her career and tips for nonprofit executives. In addition to Leadership Montgomery, Taylor has also led Interfaith Works and … Continue reading

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Ep. 2 – Lessons from a New Executive – for Boards and Leaders

In this Lead. Learn. Thrive. podcast episode, Raffa’s Tom Adams spoke with Jennie Lucca, CEO of The Children’s Inn at NIH about her transition both as a new nonprofit leader and as someone who took the position as an internal candidate. They … Continue reading

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The First Six Months as an New Executive

By Tom Adams, Director of Succession and Sustainability Board leaders are often exhausted by the time they select a new executive. They are ready for the new executive to deliver on her promises and hopefully surpass them. More than 70 percent … Continue reading

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Promising Practices for New Executives and their Boards

By Tom Adams, Director of Succession and Sustainability Executives who move from a for-profit company are often surprised about how different and in many ways more difficult the nonprofit CEO job is. Jim Collins in Good to Great and the Social … Continue reading

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5 Steps Towards the Cloud

By Paul Williams, CIO for Hire, Raffa Technology  You’ve decided it’s time. Your organization is going to stop maintaining all of your own IT systems and will transition to the cloud. What do you do next? We suggest a series … Continue reading

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Quick Tips to Help Make Dynamics SL Work for You

By Michael Krawiec, Raffa Technology Short cuts, favorites, screen and report templates, flexible menus: SL is full of features to help make the user experience more productive and useable. Who would not want that? Dynamics SL is a highly flexible … Continue reading

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