Responsibilities & Assessments

Quick Win: Not Your Grandma’s SWOT Analysis

Analyze your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. Ask these questions and then dig on the answers that are unclear, too vague, or aren’t really getting to the heart of the matter.

Quick Win: People

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Bonus: Download Bundle from

Joan publishes quite a bit of useful free resources and downloads over on As a convenience for Lab members, we are publishing all of them here in one place!.

Resources: People, Leadership, Fundraising

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Template: Executive Director Annual Evaluation

Green paint on the ground with faded white text that reads "You only look back to see where you come from, but victory is ahead."

One of the single most important responsibilities of the Board of Directors is the Annual Review of the staff leader. This template will both facilitate the review and help all E.D.s understand their most important tasks.

Template: People

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