March 10, 2017
I recently spent two days with five colleagues interviewing candidates to be the next executive director of a nonprofit, Lutheran Music Program, where I sit on the board of directors. LMP is a sort of Interlochen music program, but add a Christian faith component. I was feeling a little overworked going into those days of intense volunteer activity, and then, fortunately I had a change of perspective.
I realized that I could turn this time into a great learning experience as we listened to highly capable leaders tell us