Monthly Archives: November 2009

Diary of a Mad Trustee November 18th 2009 Open Board Meeting

                                                                              Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice Resist the Beginning…Consider the End If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his … Continue reading

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Diary of a Mad Trustee November 4th 2009 Open Board Meeting

  Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice Resist the Beginning…Consider the End   Fortunately for the sake of my extremely fragile mental well being, I often find tunes running through my head which fittingly accompany whatever may be unravelling at the board table. … Continue reading

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Diary of a Mad Trustee Open Board Meeting October 21st 2009

Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice   Resist the Beginning…Consider the End   Tonight’s report is odd …more odd than usual. It is about what did not happen at our regular board meeting. We were expecting a draft of a rather rudimentary strategic … Continue reading

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