Publications and Resources
For additional information about our search philosophy and approach, you may wish to reference these articles published on our shared blog, Northwest Nonprofit Notes
Rationale and considerations when designing your ED search
by Julie Edsforth, Spring 2019
Advice for nonprofit career changers
by Emily Anthony Spring 2019
NAVIGATING FOUNDER TRANSITIONS
Three take-aways from reflecting on my experience
by Julie Edsforth, Fall 2017
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN
Your cover letter could use a little work
by Emily Anthony, Fall 2017
Getting to the executive transition finish line
INCLUDING AN INTERNAL CANDIDATE
Tips for a fair and successful process
KEEPING IT IN THE FAMILY
How and why to conduct an internal search process
by Emily Anthony, Fall 2016
BEYOND A SUCCESSION PLAN
Why and how to increase executive transition readiness right now
by Julie Edsforth, Spring 2016
WHO’S RIGHT FOR THE JOB?
Five rules to live by when selecting who to hire
by Emily Anthony, Spring 2016
SO YOUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR IS LEAVING
Don’t panic – do these things first!
by Julie Edsforth, Spring 2015
BUILDING YOUR APPLICANT POOL
The first steps to a great hire
by Emily Anthony Spring 2015
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