(cross-post from my other blog, Nonprofit Update.)
The urgency of things that must be addressed now can take focus away from bigger issues that have long-term payoff. Verne Hargrave, CPA, of PSK has started a good series on traps that business administrators can fall into because of tyranny of the urgent.
Looks to be a very helpful series. Would be worth your time to visit his blog regularly. Maybe even set it up on your RSS feed. I’ll highlight it occasionally.