Managing Your Boards Of Directors: Strategic Advice For CEOs In today's competitive, high-paced, heavily regulated, and often under-funded environment, the reality is that conventional wisdom can only take a non-profit chief executive officer (CEO) so far. To be successful in today's non-profit market, what is thought of as the "conventional wisdom" must be built upon and expanded (see my previous work with CWLA’s Children’s Voice, Beyond Conventional Wisdom). This is particularly true when it comes to dealing with a non-profit board . . .