News & Views

A blog for those interested in what affects, motivates and drives the New York City Nonprofit Sector — written by CRE’s crackerjack consulting team. We hope you use this space to share your thoughts, ask questions and engage in conversations about our city, social justice and the nonprofit sector.

The ED’s Lament: How Do I Get My Board to Perform?

by Mohan Sikka - Executive Directors frequently tell me that they are dissatisfied with the performance of their boards.  Read more >>

Find us on:  CRE on Twitter CRE on Facebook  

News and Views


New York Times I.T. without I.T. National and Community Service Rashid Littlejohn United Way of NYC handling the unexpected Coaching rockaways Daring to Lead Development Survey Hurricane Sandy Barbara Turk What is Core? foundations CRE Tips New York City Government government 30th Anniversary IT Holly Delany Cole Fran Barrett President Obama New York Foundation CRE News board leadership hard times Governance as Leadership Karen Erdos Government News leadership National Committee of Responsive Philanthropy nonprofit leaders Interns Michael Hickey case statement cre proposal writing CRE POV postponed event website, resources, announcements lower Manhattan Barbara Blumenthal Stanford Social Innovation Review Nonprofit Quarterly evaluation NYS Budget grantmakers Data Huffington Post computers Mohan Sikka staff civic engagement Ximena Rua-Merkin Ero Gray Jean Lobell nonprofit start-ups Client News HR Without HR arts Albany RFP executive transition HIV/AIDS services providers Government Updates Fran's Corner Volunteers Randall Quan internal controls fundraising board and staff relations Valyrie Laedlein Board of Directors Rona Taylor Neighborhood Based Capacity Building Initiative collaborations guest blogger Useful Links Featured Items Alliance for Nonprofit Management Louisa Hackett harvard business school Beth Kobliner record keeping nonprofit ownership Peter Block executive Nonprofit accountability Nonprofit Tools nonprofit accountability strategic alliances NYCCCOC New York Funding Updates Data Starved House Party Needs Assessment Pavitra Menon Pamela Dicent Advocacy tips jobs generative nonprofit mergers grantmakers for effective organizations community Sector Research Nonprofit News queens Mark Light Harvard Kennedy School mergers MAC AIDS Fund nonprofit management Nonprofit Sustainability Jeff Ballow CRE Executive Search Bill Ryan Philanthropic Collaborative publications New York Community Trust capacity building Maria Mottola media bookkeeping announcment