Change. Donor Rights. Reputation. Transparency. Trust. Some of the most important keywords in 2009. The late Harry Zvi Hurwitz, the Founder and President of the Menachem Begin Heritage Foundation, was a gentleman. He was also a well respected and successful fundraiser. Harry … [Read more...] about Change is Challenging
How can we envision our Imagined Community? Last week JInsider and The Jewish Week co-hosted a brainstorming session with top Jewish thinkers, activists and journalists. The focus of the conversation was to collectively design the potential of our Imagined Community. The … [Read more...] about Think Tank for the Jewish Future
from Jewcy, by president and editor Thal Raz: After Madoff: Redefining What 'Success' Means From Madoff to Enron to Long-Term Capital, the American people have been subjected to some pretty sophisticated scams over the years; but no hoax is more shameful, or potentially … [Read more...] about Redefining Success
Something is definitely not right at Hadassah, and it goes way beyond a continuing series of PR disasters the past year. According to the lead story in today's New York Jewish Week, less than twenty-four hours after implementing the largest staff reduction in the organization's … [Read more...] about How Sick is Hadassah?
an opinion piece from Dan Brown, founder of eJewish Philanthropy: They say the ability to generate confidence is a leadership trait - and I agree. As such, and from where I sit, two of the largest Jewish organizations in the world have a serious leadership problem. The two: … [Read more...] about The Ability to Generate Confidence