Serving on a Board is Good Business:
Leadership Audio Series

This nonprofit leadership audio-series is dedicated to those who are serving on or desire to serve on nonprofit boards today. Offered by top nonprofit consultants of the Society of Advancement of Consulting of the Alan Weiss Community.

These links allow you to either listen online OR download a copy to your computer. See the DOWNLOAD button to the right of each recording, it looks like a downward facing arrow with a line under it, to save a copy to your computer.

  • Session 1: So you want to be on a board? - Click here

  • Session 2: Engage -Click here

  • Session 3: Tell the Story - Click here

  • Session 4: Ensure the Availability of Sufficient Resources: Part 1- Click here

  • Session 5: Ensure the Availability of Sufficient Resources: Part 2- Click here

  • Session 6: Build Leadership For the Future - Click here

  • Session 7: Plan: The Future Will Occur - Click here

  • Session 8: Alan's 2 cents with Alan Weiss - Click here

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About the Presenters

Karen Eber Davis, of Karen Eber Davis Consulting,  is on a mission to help nonprofit leaders generate the ideas and income they need to fulfill their goals in creative, effective and, whenever possible, brilliant ways.

Based in the Los Angeles area, Elizabeth de Clifford of deClifford International LTD offers executive communication coaching that delivers confidence and results by helping clients prepare for critical meetings, presentations, and one-on-one situations.

Recognized as a national thought-leader in fundraising and benefit auctions, professional auctioneer and consultant, Kathy Kingston of Kingston Auction has raised millions of dollars for nonprofit organizations across the country for over 25 years.

Since 1998, Laura Mikuska of The Mikuska Group, has helped nonprofits achieve their dreams through powerful fund development strategies.

Linda Popky, president of Leverage2Market Associates, is an award-winning strategic marketing consultant who transforms organizations through powerful marketing programs, serving a broad range of clients, including nonprofit organizations.

An acknowledged thought leader in the areas of governance and board development, Dr. Terrie Temkin,  principal of Core Strategies for Non-Profits, is an award-winning speaker and an engaging group facilitator with more than 30 years of nonprofit management experience.

Alan Weiss, Ph.D., is the founder of the Summit Consulting Group and the Society for Advancement of Consulting. He  is the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award of the American Press Institute, an inductee into the Professional Speaking Hall of Fame and the author of more than 500 articles and 43 books on consulting-related topics. He has served on numerous nonprofit boards over the last three decades.

About the Society for Advancement of Consulting

SAC is an international association of consulting professionals who subscribe to an industry code of ethics and have provided evidence of significant consulting results among their clients. For more information, please go to, write to, or call 800/825-6153 (401/886-4097).