A nonprofit colleague recently told me: “I know that we need to be paying attention to women – I don’t need more facts. Just tell me HOW to do it.” There is no magic bullet, but you can start by adapting your fundraising behaviors. Start with discernment.
There is no single decision-making process and structure that will work for every organization in every search. But laying out important considerations and making choices in advance will help hiring managers — and the search firm partners who assist them — achieve the best possible search outcomes.