Author: aanderson

5 Mistakes I’m Grateful I Made in My Career
17 November 2017 - 12:26, by , in News, Healthcare Articles, Mission Enterprise Articles, Comments off
By Ivan Bartolome, Senior Vice President, FaithSearch Partners We all want to be successful in our careers. The problem is the path is often more difficult than we’d like. It winds and twists when we’d prefer it to be straight. We make mistakes, take a wrong turn or circumstances change. But often the mistakes we...
Diversity: It’s a Matter of Perspectives
13 October 2017 - 17:08, by , in News, Healthcare Articles, Comments off
The word “diversity” is used in many capacities these days by organizations to describe a variety of different approaches to building a team. It can be easily misunderstood or misused, or even utilized where not applicable at all in its true meaning. As a result, the waters become murky surrounding how to promote and sustain...
Fulfilling Your Mission During an Unprecedented Crisis
13 September 2017 - 17:07, by , in News, Healthcare Articles, Comments off
No matter how intentional you are about fulfilling your mission and values during the normal day-to-day, crisis can throw an organization into a tailspin, and it’s easy for certain characteristics or procedures to be lost in the fray. Though there are many possible reasons disaster can strike, weather-related crises are perhaps the most all-encompassing. In...
4 Ways to Breathe Life Into Your Mission Statement
21 August 2017 - 22:43, by , in News, Healthcare Articles, Comments off
A mission statement should be more than just a few sentences on a plaque hanging in your organization’s lobby. It should be the filter through which every decision and interaction is made, and this is especially critical for a faith-based healthcare organization. After all, your mission is the reason you exist. There are several ways...
3 Expensive Executive Search Mistakes
17 July 2017 - 22:45, by , in News, Healthcare Articles, Mission Enterprise Articles, Comments off
Finding the right executive candidate can sometimes be a long, expensive process. Of course, if the right leader is chosen, it’s well worth the investment, but doing it the wrong way can often make it even more costly. Having walked through the process with hundreds of clients over the years, we have cultivated an expertise...
Valuable Resources for Board Governance
21 June 2017 - 16:01, by , in News, Mission Enterprise Articles, Comments off
Running a nonprofit board can come with a number of challenges — some unique to nonprofits, some that simply come with maintaining a board of directors. As leadership navigates the everyday decision-making, establishing of procedures, and even the facilitating of meetings, they will inevitably face crossroads and roadblocks along the way. In these instances, it...
Mission Integration’s Rise to the Executive Level
21 June 2017 - 15:53, by , in News, Healthcare Articles, Comments off
“Mission Integration” has become a bit of a buzzword in recent years, and many healthcare organizations are just beginning to understand the term and its importance. A growing number of heath systems, however, see it as so crucial that they have hired C-suite level leadership to implement it. But how did a term that barely...
Linda Fry, Director, Administrative Services
12 May 2015 - 8:00, by , in Healthcare, Team, Comments off
Joining the team in 2016, Linda provides support and service to the company’s clients, candidates and consultants. In addition, she helps coordinate marketing and social media communication. She holds a BBA from Western Michigan University and over 20 years of experience in the executive search industry.  lfry@faithsearchpartners.com
Mission Integration’s Rise to the Executive Level in Post-Acute Care & Senior Living
8 May 2015 - 11:05, by , in News, Healthcare Articles, Comments off
“Mission Integration” has become a bit of a buzzword in recent years, and many healthcare organizations are just beginning to understand the term and its importance. A growing number of heath systems, including senior living and post-acute care centers, however, see it as so crucial that they have hired C-suite level leadership to oversee its...
4 Ways to Breathe Life Into Your Mission Statement
3 April 2011 - 22:47, by , in News, Mission Enterprise Articles, Comments off
A mission statement should be more than just a few sentences on a plaque hanging in your organization’s lobby. It should be the filter through which every decision and interaction is made, and this is especially critical for faith-based ministries. After all, your mission is the reason you exist. There are several ways you and...