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050 - How to Do What Works, Not What Should Work - Interview with David Schizer

Win Win - An Entrepreneurial Community

We learn from our guest, David M. Schizer, how to make sure you’re running your organization or business on what actually achieves your goals, not on your intentions or what you think *should* work.David Schizer is the Dean Emeritus of Columbia Law School, serves as Harvey R. Miller Professor of Law at Columbia Law School, and served as CEO of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), a century-old humanitarian organization. He is also the author of the forthcoming book, Saving the World in Six Not-So-Easy Steps. You can learn more about David at https://www.law.columbia.edu/faculty/david-m-schizer.We covered the main reasons for inefficiency and ineffectiveness in the nonprofit world and which of those are shared in common with for-profit businesses. David shared what he did as interim CEO of JDC for three years to grow in its effectiveness and impact toward its mission and how the lessons from what he accomplished there apply to entrepreneurial businesses as well. We also covered what he learned as Dean of Columbia Law School and CEO at JDC about the personal and moral qualities a leader needs.

27mins

22 Jun 2020

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050 - How to Do What Works, Not What Should Work - Interview with David Schizer

Win Win - An Entrepreneurial Community

We learn from our guest, David M. Schizer, how to make sure you’re running your organization or business on what actually achieves your goals, not on your intentions or what you think *should* work.David Schizer is the Dean Emeritus of Columbia Law School, serves as Harvey R. Miller Professor of Law at Columbia Law School, and served as CEO of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), a century-old humanitarian organization. He is also the author of the forthcoming book, Saving the World in Six Not-So-Easy Steps. You can learn more about David at https://www.law.columbia.edu/faculty/david-m-schizer.We covered the main reasons for inefficiency and ineffectiveness in the nonprofit world and which of those are shared in common with for-profit businesses. David shared what he did as interim CEO of JDC for three years to grow in its effectiveness and impact toward its mission and how the lessons from what he accomplished there apply to entrepreneurial businesses as well. We also covered what he learned as Dean of Columbia Law School and CEO at JDC about the personal and moral qualities a leader needs.

27mins

22 Jun 2020

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050 - How to Do What Works, Not What Should Work - Interview with David Schizer

Win Win - An Entrepreneurial Community

We learn from our guest, David M. Schizer, how to make sure you’re running your organization or business on what actually achieves your goals, not on your intentions or what you think *should* work.David Schizer is the Dean Emeritus of Columbia Law School, serves as Harvey R. Miller Professor of Law at Columbia Law School, and served as CEO of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), a century-old humanitarian organization. He is also the author of the forthcoming book, Saving the World in Six Not-So-Easy Steps. You can learn more about David at https://www.law.columbia.edu/faculty/david-m-schizer.We covered the main reasons for inefficiency and ineffectiveness in the nonprofit world and which of those are shared in common with for-profit businesses. David shared what he did as interim CEO of JDC for three years to grow in its effectiveness and impact toward its mission and how the lessons from what he accomplished there apply to entrepreneurial businesses as well. We also covered what he learned as Dean of Columbia Law School and CEO at JDC about the personal and moral qualities a leader needs.

27mins

22 Jun 2020

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050 - How to Do What Works, Not What Should Work - Interview with David Schizer

Win Win - An Entrepreneurial Community

We learn from our guest, David M. Schizer, how to make sure you’re running your organization or business on what actually achieves your goals, not on your intentions or what you think *should* work.David Schizer is the Dean Emeritus of Columbia Law School, serves as Harvey R. Miller Professor of Law at Columbia Law School, and served as CEO of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), a century-old humanitarian organization. He is also the author of the forthcoming book, Saving the World in Six Not-So-Easy Steps. You can learn more about David at https://www.law.columbia.edu/faculty/david-m-schizer.We covered the main reasons for inefficiency and ineffectiveness in the nonprofit world and which of those are shared in common with for-profit businesses. David shared what he did as interim CEO of JDC for three years to grow in its effectiveness and impact toward its mission and how the lessons from what he accomplished there apply to entrepreneurial businesses as well. We also covered what he learned as Dean of Columbia Law School and CEO at JDC about the personal and moral qualities a leader needs.

27mins

22 Jun 2020

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