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Prominent suicides force the question, “What can we do?”

by Ashley Kasprzak, JVA Consulting I recently heard the story of actor Andrew Koenig’s death in Canada and I thought, “Whoa, that story is uncomfortably too familiar!” Next, I realized that my brow was furrowed, jaw clenched and I was … Continue reading

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Reflections on 2009 and the year ahead

As 2009 started, Charles Dickens’ words echoed: It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. I had started what became JVA Consulting in 1987 when my oldest daughter had been born, and in 2009 my youngest … Continue reading

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Executive directors share their advice and experiences

October 6 was the opening session of the fifth Executive Director Academy (EDA) at JVA Consulting. An expert panel of executive directors from a diverse selection of organizations was invited to discuss issues ranging from organizational growth, partnerships, collaboration, best … Continue reading

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