3 keys to effective leadership

Three Keys to Effective Leadership

Importance of Leadership With over thirty years of experience in management and leadership, I have learned that there are at least three keys to effective leadership.  To be successful, you must be committed to all three.  It is the responsibility of the executive leader to ensure that all three elements are solid.  The three keys…

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Why Leadership Excellence, Why Now?

Healthcare is a Significant Portion of the US Economy Leadership excellence is more important now than at any point in time for the healthcare industry. Healthcare is an enormous portion of the economy of the United States. Based on a recent HealthLeaders article (Commins, 2018), healthcare represents 18% of the US economy. Further, the Centers…

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What Makes an Effective Leader?

I rarely get asked what makes an effective leader. By contrast, I often get asked what makes a great leader. Everything we read talks about being great. One of the best lessons I learned early in my career is that in many cases being effective leader is far more important than being great. The problem…

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New Not-for-Profit Disclosure Requirements Provide a Clearer Picture

The new disclosure requirements set by ASU 2016-14 require not-for-profits to do extra work in preparing their financial statements.  These disclosures provide the benefit of providing a more transparent perspective of how an organization’s financial picture really looks.   ASU 2016-14 requires the following changes to financial statement presentation and disclosures: Net assets are no…

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Donovan CPAs Selected as Accredited Partner with Butler University’s Old National Bank Center for Closely Held Business

Donovan Named One of 15 Partners We are excited to announce a new partnership with the Old National Bank Center for Closely Held Business within Butler University’s Andre B. Lacy School of Business.  Donovan CPAs was announced as one of its accredited partners to help companies working with the Center to achieve their goals. The…