New Year 2013

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Boards have a role in accreditation, too

In Trust interim president G. Douglass Lewis urges boards to ask questions that strike at the heart of mission and accreditation.
Issue: New Year 2013
Topic(s): Accreditation
Department: From the president's desk
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When Esther met Ben

“The Spirit of God works in places where you are not predisposed to see it,” says contributing editor Melinda R. Heppe.
Issue: New Year 2013
Topic(s): Spiritual life
Department: Spirit matters
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The other 100,000 hours

How the church marginalizes itself from the working world
Issue: New Year 2013
Topic(s): Academic programs
Department: Perspective
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If your people are valuable, plan for their departure

A review of The Nonprofit Leadership Transition and Development Guide by Tom Adams.
Issue: New Year 2013
Topic(s): Administration , Presidential search & transitions
Department: Books
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Sixty minutes, 34 questions

A review of How to Make Your Board Dramatically More Effective, Starting Today by Gayle L. Gifford.
Issue: New Year 2013
Topic(s): Governance wise practices
Department: Books
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Call them "students"

The president of Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary doesn’t want to think of students as “customers.”
Issue: New Year 2013
Topic(s): Academic programs
Department: Viewpoint
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Omitting key words on tax receipt leads to expensive trouble

A tax court ruling serves as a reminder to make sure gift receipts have the right wording
Issue: New Year 2013
Topic(s): Financial health (institutional) , Fundraising
Department: Tool box
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