Best Videos of 2022

As you ring in 2023, take a few minutes to watch these nine handpicked 2022 videos. In less than 30 minutes, you’ll ramp your leadership up in the New Year.

CEO Transitions

a picture of a woman nonprofit CEO


Are you making a nonprofit CEO transition? Looking for a new position? Getting ready to retire? Just starting a new role? You’re not alone. You’ve joined a movement the Chronicle of Philanthropy named The Great Nonprofit Leadership Turnover.

Watch this video if you’re making this transition or just curious about how successful transitions work. You’ll discover the five items new CEOs wish they’d requested from predecessors to make their onboarding more dynamic.

Boards of Directors

Speaking of CEO transitions, in 2022, the Community Foundation of the Ozarks commissioned a study in response to high CEO turnover. The study asked, “Why are people leaving these leadership roles that they care deeply about?” The “research found that boards and board members have a significant effect on ED/CEO retention.”

Watch these videos to expand your ability to grapple with common board challenges.


overhead view of a nonprofit staff

One year ago, Nonprofit HR reported, “Nearly eight in ten U.S. nonprofits (79 percent) plan to prioritize talent acquisition in 2022, up from 59 percent in 2020, a report from human resources firm.” Therefore, it’s not surprising that staff recruitment and retention videos make this list.

Watch these videos to support staff retention, especially of your under-30 employees, whom 51 percent of the respondents found challenging in Nonprofit HR’s 2022. survey.




Major Gifts

Did you announce a major gift to your nonprofit community in 2022? If not, this video clip from one of Karen’s CEO Conversations* can help you to break all records in 2023. It offers the mindset and words to use when you make your asks.

*Don’t miss out. Click this link to join the 2023 CEO Conversations.

What were your favorite 2022 videos? What video would you like to watch in 2023? Let me know.


Karen Eber Davis

Karen Eber Davis Consulting guides executive directors and CEOs to generate the resources, boards, and support they need to make remarkable progress on their missions. As the award-winning thought-leader, advisor, and founding principal of Karen Eber Davis Consulting, Karen helps nonprofit leaders get answers, generate revenue, and grow their mission. Davis is known for her innovation and practicality based on her work with or visits to over 1,000 nonprofit organizations and her experience leading board and team events. She is the author of 7 Nonprofit Income Streams and Let's Raise Nonprofit Millions Together.