• What is PUBLIC or
TRANSPARENT information?• Who is ’inside’ or ‘outside’ of our community?• What is ‘membership’?• Where do we need to hire expertise?• How are we evaluating progress towards our mission and goals? Questioning Assumptions
Listen to interests and needs
of the community Empower individuals to members micro-plan, experiment and evaluate. (Remember, you don’t have to do it for them)Reflect on how these Communal’intrapreneurs’ went need orabout this task interest Provide support (staff, space, experience, systems) as needed and helpful Try it out! Focus on short, strategic bursts that can be adjusted based on feedback The age of the ‘permanent beta’ Micro-Planning
• Do old patterns increase
complexity?• Does your synagogue have trouble letting go of programs that aren’t effective anymore?• What technology tools can simplify your processes?• How can collaborations simplify?
Mazel Tov to Our Grant
Recipients!• Temple Ohabei Shalom, Brookline, MA• Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation, Indianapolis, IN• Congregation Kol Ami, White Plains, NY• Temple Sholom of Chicago, Chicago, IL• North Shore Congregation Israel, Chicago, IL