The Savvy CEO: Advice from Those Who Have Been There

Posted on December 24, 2007 by Marcia Sharp

So glad you're here. Handle it. Good bye... Jennifer has been advancing as a senior program officer at a foundation where the CEO has been in place for 20 years. She is now in the running to become president of a smallish (but soon to grow much larger) foundation in her grantmaking area… Read More

Indicators of Effectiveness: Understanding and Improving Foundation Performance

Posted on October 30, 2002 by Center for Effective Philanthropy

This report describes current practices in foundation performance assessment and provides a framework for overall performance assessment, based on CEP’s research during the Foundation Performance Metrics Pilot Study. The Pilot Study included a survey of CEOs of the country’s largest foundations, a survey of grantees of 23 foundations, in-depth interviews with foundation CEOs and trustees, and analysis of publicly available… Read More

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