Ambrose@Large Recommended Read
For most people these days, the word "institution" is loaded with a mix of the good, the bad, and the ugly. For Gordon Smith, a renewed perspective is needed on these crafts on which vital mission of all human endeavours sail. This healthier view of institutions involves seeing them as potentially transformative environments.
If you are looking for wisdom on such matters as mission clarity, people development, wise governance, realistic and hopeful culture, healthy resource raising, or collaborative work in the world . . . then this will be an indispensable guide.