Category: Administration

Sentergroup Book Report: The Leadership Challenge

Sentergroup Book Report: The Leadership Challenge

The Leadership Challenge, a book by James Kouzes and Barry Posner about the five practices of exemplary leadership, is one that we’re crazy about. For those seeking an even deeper dive into the book and its five practices, our own Director of Education, Moira Twitty, has put together a complete analysis of the book, with a summary and key takeaways for each of the five practices.

Lantern: Illuminating the Leader’s Journey

Lantern: Illuminating the Leader’s Journey

At Sentergroup, we know that association leaders play a critical role in the success of an organization. We also know that the most effective leaders don’t lead by authority, but through influence. That’s why we partnered with Plenty Consulting to co-develop Lantern, an experiential and immersive leadership experience for our client leaders. This June 19-22, […]

How to Make Your Association More Entrepreneurial

How to Make Your Association More Entrepreneurial

Everyone wants their trade association or professional society to be more entrepreneurial. Because entrepreneurship is synonymous with adaptability, flexibility, and innovation. Read on to learn how to make your association entrepreneurial.

Four Ways Volunteer Leaders Can Lead Using Influence

Four Ways Volunteer Leaders Can Lead Using Influence

Being a volunteer leader in an association can be challenging. You can’t just order your fellow committee or board members around. Even a board chair has limited formal authority and cannot just dictate what the board can and cannot do.

Here are a few ways volunteer leaders can increase their influence within an association, and help their association—and its members—achieve great things.