Why Are There So Few Good Managers?

Because good managers must also be good leaders. And good leaders are rare. That’s the bad news. In order to be a good manager you require two very different sets of skills: management and leadership. Most managers learn the former while ignoring, or even at the expense of, the...

Selfies with BAYCAT

Managing Partner Arthur Combs and Fellow Ben Biscocho with BAYCAT (Bayview Hunters Point Center for Arts & Technology) founder and CEO Villy Wang. We had a great time facilitating a crucial board retreat for this groundbreaking organization at Pixar’s campus over the weekend.

Schaffer&Combs Completes MissionHUB CEO Search

Download full press release here.  S&C is thrilled to announce the successful conclusion of a nationwide CEO search for MissionHUB, LLC, and the appointment of Eryc Branham to the role, effective March 1, 2015. MissionHUB’s five ImpactHub campuses in San Francisco, Berkeley, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C., as well...