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Top 9 Canadian Executive Recruitment Firms for Nonprofit Leaders

Nonprofits and other organizations in the social purpose sector know that the success of their mission rises and falls with solid leadership and that the wrong hire at the C-level can be very costly on many levels. That’s why many nonprofit organizations turn to executive recruiting firms to help provide them with the best talent. …

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Dave Hutchinson

Avoid Critical Mistakes When Searching for Your Next Nonprofit CEO

There’s an old prayer that asks for the “serenity to accept the things we cannot change, the courage to change the things we can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” A CEO’s departure from an organization may need to be accepted with serenity, but how a board of directors chooses a new CEO also …

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Ene Underwood

A Conversation with Ene Underwood: Amalgamation in the Charitable Sector – Part 2

Video Transcription David Hutchinson: So, how did you feel going through this process personally, and what advice would you have for other charity executives who may have to go through a similar transition? Ene Underwood: I knew that if amalgamation happened that I was going to be the CEO, that’s fairly unique. So our situation …

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Ene Underwood

A Conversation with Ene Underwood: Amalgamation in the Charitable Sector – Part 1

David Hutchinson: Hi, I’m Dave Hutchinson. I’m the host of Charity Executive TV. And our guest today is Ene Underwood. She’s the CEO of Habitat for Humanity GTA. And Ene comes to us from the private sector, the public sector, and now as a leader in the charitable sector. And in 2013, she became the …

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Christopher Barry with Dave Hutchinson

Christopher Barry on the charitable landscape in Canada and the role of the Interim Executive

Question: From your perspective, what does the charitable landscape look like in Canada? Christopher Barry: Well, the charitable landscape in Canada is changing, not only changing in terms of its demographic, that is who is working in the sector, but also changing in its composition. How many charities can the country afford? How many charities …

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Dave Hutchinson

Long Term Executive Leadership with David Hutchinson

The next 10 years are going to be a significant challenge for many Canadian charities. And mostly, probably from the talent perspective. And that, maybe, seems self-serving for a Search Executive to say that, but I think that’s the reality. And I think so many organizations have, perhaps, not taken the time that they’ve needed …

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