From Crisis to Clarity
A great organization distinguishes itself by how it supports its members and creates value for them, always with an eye toward doing it better. And a few weeks ago in San Francisco, at the TMA Annual 35th Anniversary Gala Conference, that is exactly what we did. This special opportunity broke new...
From Crisis to Clarity
When I joined TMA Global as editor of the Journal of Corporate Renewal , Peter Tourtellot was president, and the horror of 9/11 was still a month away. Today, most of my colleagues at TMA Global never had the pleasure of meeting Peter, a passionate advocate for TMA and the Certified Turnaround...
From Crisis to Clarity
In the blink of an eye, 2022 is just about behind us, and so much has occurred this year that speaks to the beacon of light that is TMA. Roaring back from the pandemic, we started our year of Innovation through Disruption with great grandeur at the 2022 Distressed Investing Conference, and things...
From Crisis to Clarity
Well into autumn, we come closer and closer to the grandness of conference season and the beginning of many positive steps forward with what lies on the horizon for 2023 and beyond for TMA Nation. Led by TMA Global President Jane Mitnick, our Governance Task Force has spent a good part of 2022...
From Crisis to Clarity
In this issue of the JCR we focus on the cutting-edge topic of mediation, a subject near and dear to me. Having been a mediator and teacher of mediation, I am glad for this opportunity to share my thoughts on this important topic and what it means to the professionals of TMA. Mediation speaks to...
As Global Crisis Unfolds, TMA Membership Is a Necessity
February in TMA Nation is always a gleeful time, with the depths of winter being relieved by the great gathering that our Distressed Investing Conference always promises to be. This year will be no exception and, in some ways, will be even more interesting than ever before. Interesting in that our...
As Global Crisis Unfolds, TMA Membership Is a Necessity
TMA professionals have tackled issues far and wide and are no strangers to the new and unknown. While this issue of the JCR focuses on the realm of cannabis, the underlying story is that of a world that is still largely unknown. Canada fully legalized the recreational use of cannabis in 2018. On...
As Global Crisis Unfolds, TMA Membership Is a Necessity
TMA is not just a name or any association; it is a brand. And like all brands of distinction, the power behind the brand is fueled by, and fuels, the audience it serves. The TMA brand is characterized by what I call “actionable optionality,” because, like the brand itself, TMA is an organization in...
As Global Crisis Unfolds, TMA Membership Is a Necessity
Welcome to the year of IMPACT to INNOVATION. Welcome to the world of TMA Tomorrow, brought to you by the unrestrained power of pure TMA imagination. Together we journey into 2021 more empowered, more emboldened, and more confident than ever before. In our pivot with purpose in 2020, we showed...
As Global Crisis Unfolds, TMA Membership Is a Necessity
As 2020 comes to a close, we look back on a year that started much differently than it will end. It started with a high at the 2020 DIC and in a strange twist of unexpected fate, will close on an even higher note because of TMA Innovation. Few words can express my gratitude to a leadership,...