Civil Society Lives!

Podcasts TV Episodes Contact CNS is proud to premier seven new episodes of Civil Society.  The video-casts seek to provoke more thinking about issues affecting nonprofit effectiveness and success. Barry Silverberg, CNS Director, serves as moderator.  Episodes of 15-20...
Say Cheese! Serving Up Risk Communication

Say Cheese! Serving Up Risk Communication

By Erin Gloeckner “How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese?” – Charles de Gaulle Some argue that with this inquiry, French general and politician Charles de Gaulle lamented the Cold War era work ethic and priorities of his French compatriots....
Motivate Me

Motivate Me

By Melanie Lockwood Herman Have you ever spent an entire day searching for motivation to complete a few simple tasks? Whether your to-do list includes a few loads of laundry, the resorting of your sock drawer, or a report your board has requested repeatedly, feeling...
The Power of ‘Why?’ and ‘What If?’

The Power of ‘Why?’ and ‘What If?’

By WARREN BERGER JULY 2, 2016 Originally printed in the New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/03/jobs/the-power-of-why-and-what-if.html Recently I had a conversation with a chief executive who expressed concern about several of her senior managers. They were...