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Financial Management

  • Financial Management | Article by Robert Riggar, SunTrust Bank The focus on endowment often takes a back ...

  • Financial Management | Once the province of colleges and universities, the CFI has helped early adopters in independent ...

  • Financial Management | It doesn’t have to be an exercise in frustration. Tips from a 20-year audit veteran. ...

Risk Management

  • Risk Management | How much time, energy and focus do independent schools place on the titanic risks that accompany athletic events?  Article by Steve Mandell, Big Back Pack In the South, football season ...

  • Risk Management | Employees and families increasingly use school handbook language to pursue legal claims against schools. From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt of the ...

  • Risk Management | Wage-and-hour claims are booming. From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt of the article "The More You Know," which covers nine additional topics (see ...

Enrollment & Financial Aid

  • CEO Notebook | Two national associations embark on a year-long effort to help schools maintain and grow enrollment of mission-aligned students and thrive in perpetuity. Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE NBOA President ...

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  • CEO Notebook | If we continue to define personalized learning by student-to-teacher ratios or class size, we will erode  independent schools'  distinct value proposition . Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE NBOA ...

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  • Enrollment & Financial Aid | Jeff Shields speaks with EMA's Peter Baron about business officers' opportunities to help shore up independent school enrollment . NetAssets.org web exclusive How are independent ...

Facilities

  • Facilities | Students at private schools are particularly high-risk for these serious but treatable illnesses. ...

  • Risk Management | Consider everything from new construction to the fall return of faculty and students. Article ...

  • Facilities | NBOA 2018 Annual Meeting presentation materials available to  attendees now and to all ...

Leadership

  • Leadership | A master manager and strategic thinker, Goto also makes time to mentor his colleagues and other business ...

  • Leadership | Furlong's negotiating skills have helped Gilman remain affordable for local families. The Will ...

  • CEO Notebook | A leading entrepreneur values his company’s mission over growth and revenue generation. Are independent ...

Human Resources

  • Human Resources | A privacy policy can help ensure students’ data is safe with your school — and build trust with ...

  • Human Resources | Excerpted and adapted from NBOA’s new book, Culture Meets Compliance: the NBOA Guide to Assessing ...

  • Human Resources | Growing numbers of independent schools are finding themselves conducting or considering internal ...

Technology

  • Technology | A management framework can help schools prioritize which parts of your technology program need a ...

  • Technology | How can your school encourage even reluctant teachers to engage in classroom technologies? Tech directors ...

  • Enrollment & Financial Aid | Data stored at independent schools is at greater risk than ever, but rigorous ...

In the News

  • (from CUPA-HR) In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey last year, Houston Community College took a number of steps to ease ...

  • (from the NonProfit Times)  The overall number of donors giving in 2018 compared to 2017 was  down 6.3 percent in the first ...

  • (from Gartner) Cloud-managed service providers are predicted to triple by 2020, as they become increasingly integral to ...