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A Primer on School Finances Scenario Planning

Financial Management | Robust financial scenario planning is pivotal in maintaining operational success and in recovering from disruptions rapidly. By Emily Cook, CPA, Partner, SST Accountants & Consultants Emily Cook, CPA, SST Accountants & Consultants ...


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Business Intelligence: Now More Than Ever, Data Matters

Financial Management | When facing difficult decisions, a better understanding of peer school financial and operational behavior can help immensely. Article by Elizabeth Dabney From the November/December 2020 Net Assets magazine “Is your school considering a higher than...


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Strategies: Better Financial Fiduciaries

Financial Management | A new book from NBOA helps independent school trustees not only understand school finances but also ask management better questions to drive more strategic discussions. Article by Phil Tahey, independent consultant, and Ron Salluzzo, Attain, LLC From the July...


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Using a Feasibility Study To Drive Facilities Decisions

Facilities | This smaller scale intervention may help schools move forward on planned projects that would otherwise be shelved at this time. Article by Daniela Holt Voith, Voith & Mactavish Architects Independent schools across the country are experiencing the financial and...


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Four Ways To Make Summer Work for You

CEO Notebook | From reopening campus to scenario planning to managing employee leave and more, these resources should ease your summer workload. Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE NBOA President and CEO The 2020-21 school year is one we will likely never forget. As summer approaches...


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Practical Guidance During Unprecedented Times

CEO Notebook | An updated and enhanced member resource is available today. Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE NBOA President and CEO We at NBOA are cognizant of the myriad challenges school leaders are managing these days, and have shifted our immediate strategic objectives to best...


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Risk & Compliance: Creative Accommodations

Risk Management | Handling increased requests for student accommodations requires keeping an open mind while not altering standards or veering away from mission. Article by Susan Guerette, Fisher Phillips From the November/December 2019 Net Assets magazine From therapy pigs to...


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Projections: What a Difference a Decade Makes

Projections | The unspoken rules of handling financial aid have changed. A focus on pricing, discounting and NTR will help us secure true financial viability. From the November/December 2019 issue of Net Assets magazine Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE NBOA President and CEO ...


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The BIIS Journey: Get on Board by October 11

CEO Notebook | Access data and tools that will help you lead your school to financial success. Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE NBOA President and CEO Four years ago, when NBOA embarked on the journey to develop a data collection platform, our goal was to offer benchmarking,...


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Business Intelligence: Financial Planning Tools Get an Upgrade

Financial Management | Improvements to the BIIS data collection platform and The NBOA Financial Dashboard should make budgeting and planning that much easier. Article by Mary Kay Markunas From the September/October 2019 NetAssets magazine Yes, it is that time of year again when...