Is it all about fundraising?

Earlier this year, Patti Phillips, CEO of Women Leaders In College Sports, did an email to the membership and friends of Women Leaders In College Sports about things she had learned from search firms and institutional leaders around advancing women in athletics. She wisely qualified her remarks by indicating that she personally did not necessarily Continue reading >

Spelman Johnson’s 2017 Summer Reading List

We hope you have been enjoying your summer! It’s the best time to kick off your shoes and relax with a good book. Here are a few of Spelman Johnson’s suggested books to add to your summer reading list – they are available online and through your local independent bookseller or public library. Alone Together: Continue reading >

Conference Attendance Do’s and Don’ts

Do be prepared to make small talk to strangers. Be comfortable talking about the conference, keynote speakers, your institution, enrollment numbers, and yourself. Practice your elevator speech. Do intentionally meet at least three new people that you will feel comfortable connecting with after the conference. Do prepare in advance by reviewing the schedule, selecting some Continue reading >