Skip to main content

AGB Blog

Blog

When the Chief Executive Retires

July 1 is often the first day on the job for many college presidents. The start of a new president's tenure is an exciting time for an institution, but, in many cases, it is also the last day in...

Technology as Game Changer

What would you vote for as the greatest game changer in higher education over the last 10 years? For most of us, technology would surely be on the list, if not at the top. Because of technology,...

Trustees and the Law

Lawrence White is vice president and general counsel at the University of Delaware. He is a regular contributor to Trusteeship magazine and author of the "Legal Standpoint" column. To...

Strategic Planning at Public versus Independent Institutions

A lot has been said about the difference in roles, missions, and structures of public verses private institutions. But when it comes to their strategic planning process, how different are they really...

Finding the Right Vice President for Advancement

This question is taken from AGB Search's monthly newsletter, "Securing Leadership," which features two questions -- one frequently asked by search committee members and another often...