My Leadership Toolbox

My Leadership Toolbox

My Leadership Toolbox  So…I was asked recently to describe my leadership style.  That seems like such a simple question, but in truth — I have several leadership styles.  And, during the turnaround, I had to pull them out of my leadership “toolbox” as...
Why I wrote the book?

Why I wrote the book?

Toni Pergolin, Author(Hmmm…how did that happen?) I was introduced recently as an author, and it took me by surprise. It was never something I aspired to. In fact, I’m a numbers person, numbers speak to me…not words! But I had a lot of good information to share. And,...
The Power of Passion

The Power of Passion

The Power of Passion I hate to admit it, but I didn’t know much of anything about Bancroft when I agreed to take the CFO position there 15 years ago. What little I did know was that the organization was in financial peril and that as CFO it would be my job to either...
Nonprofit Leadership Isn’t For Everyone

Nonprofit Leadership Isn’t For Everyone

Nonprofit Leadership Isn’t for Everyone Too Important to Fail shares a real life story of the internal operations of a large nonprofit on the edge of bankruptcy. It outlines challenge after challenge that we had to overcome at Bancroft to move forward day by...