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In Trust Magazine for Seminary Leaders

In Trust Center for Theological Schools offers free access to articles published in In Trust magazine. In the January 2014 issue, the In Trust Center president, Rick Bliese, reflects on... read more >

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In Trust’s Guide to Helpful Seminary Governance Websites

Here is a helpful guide to websites of special interest to board members and other leaders in theological education. Screened and maintained by In Trust, these are links to organizations... read more >

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Seminary Governance Resources

The In Trust Center for Theological Schools offers a collection of carefully selected articles from a variety of sources that shed light and provide guidance on senior-level seminary government. Culled... read more >

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Seminary Leaders Helpline

In Trust offers seminary governance leaders and senior administrators easy access to free, confidential consultation about questions regarding school governance, board development and organizational effectiveness. In Trust's Resource Consulting is... read more >

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Outside Resources for Seminary Boards of Trustees

When your Board of Trustees can benefit from the objectivity and expertise of an outside consultant, In Trust’s Governance Mentor Service may be your lifeline. Governance Mentor Service consultants are... read more >

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Evaluate Your Seminary President

When done right, regular appraisal of the president’s performance strengthens and promotes mutual accountability throughout the institution and enhances the president’s legitimacy. In Trust can help craft an assessment process tailored to... read more >

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The Institutional Health Checklist

Theological school institutional health involves more than annual operating revenue, student enrollment, and endowment earnings. It includes the reputation of your academic program, the condition and appearance of your buildings,... read more >

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Seminary Board Member Individual Performance Evaluation

When an individual accepts an invitation to serve on a school’s board, they assume responsibility for both the institution and the people it serves; hence, individual board member performance is... read more >

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Religious School Financial Health Checkup

In today’s challenging financial climate, religious school boards need to develop an aggressive and objective perspective on their school’s financial fitness, and establish benchmarks for program productivity. You can give... read more >

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Nonprofit provides seminary boards with tools for success

In today’s economy, a well-trained and properly focused governing board can mean the difference between a seminary staying afloat – thriving, even – and having a dire fate. Theological schools throughout North America have turned for help on this to In Trust.

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