Develop a Nonprofit Leadership Transition Plan

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With no succession plan in place, there may be a long gap in leadership before another executive is on board. Nonprofits should manage leadership transitions in advance in case there are unexpected departures.

The Future of Nonprofit Leadership

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In this edition, we discuss leadership and what nonprofit leaders need to know about leading their organizations in the digital age. What are the new rules of leadership?

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The Strength of Shared Power in Nonprofit Leadership

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Co-leadership isn’t new. It is, however, a growing trend in the nonprofit world, where we continue to explore ways to share power and strengthen our organizations’ leadership and stability. Executive Issues Staffing & Human Resources co-leadership Nonprofit Leadership shared power

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Meeting Today’s Challenges With New Fundraising Leadership and Investment in Your Development Team

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Whether internal issues, external challenges or both are affecting your ability to maintain and advance your mission, searching for and securing strong fundraising leadership and investing more resources in your development team can help you build a more resilient nonprofit organization.

Why Being Afraid of Technology Is Not Leadership

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Here are some reasons why being afraid of technology is not leadership. Executive Issues Software/Technology Leadership TechnologyLeaders are supposed to be courageous, bold and willing to take risks. But what happens when the risk is in an area where you feel vulnerable?

Leadership Lessons From Movies

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Toward the beginning of Joseph Lalonde ’s book, Reel Leadership , he shares, “We’re going to delve into the leaderships lessons we can find in movies. We’re going to discover that movies are a fantastic way to learn, grow, and engross yourself in leadership.

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Are You Focused on All 3 Areas of Leadership?

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Many nonprofit leaders tend to think of leading as something they do to others. Of course, it is necessary to lead the people you have been promoted to oversee. But, in reality, leaders need to lead in three areas, not just one. Executive Issues

Nonprofit Leadership in 2022: From Challenge to Transformation

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The independent sector needs bold, strategic, and flexible leaders to light the way. We already have many such leaders, but we should also embrace emerging leaders with new ideas.

Reproducing Reproducers: Creating a Legacy of Leadership Succession

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Lack of leadership development will hamper the health and long-term sustainability of the organization. The post Reproducing Reproducers: Creating a Legacy of Leadership Succession appeared first on Blue Avocado. Leadership and Management Executive Director Professional Development

The NonProfit Voice Ep 45: A Dive Into Leadership, Fundraising, Tech & More!

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Inspiring Leadership Quotes

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The leader of the future will be a person who knows how to ask.” -- Peter Drucker “Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” -- Dwight D. Eisenhower “Good leadership isn't about advancing yourself.

DipJar Announces DipJar Online, Extending DipJar’s Leadership in Fundraising to Online

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DipJar, a giving technology platform, announced the Early Access release of DipJar Online, which will enable nonprofit organizations to create goal-driven, campaign-based fundraising initiatives that facilitate multi-channel donor engagement.

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Leadership Books To Read This Summer

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Creating community together: An invitation to leadership

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The post Creating community together: An invitation to leadership appeared first on CharityVillage. Governance Leadership Management & Governance Strategic planning

Today's Leadership Thoughts

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Today's Leadership Thought

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Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leaders Leadership Management“Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help, and brave enough to ask for it” – Ziad K. Abdelnour.

Nonprofit Leadership Transition: Best Practices

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The notion of “leaving well” is subjective and, of course, there are an unfathomable number of unique elements in every nonprofit leadership transition. Leadership positions usually don’t follow the custom of providing only two weeks notice. Leadership Team.

Leadership Quotes That Inspire Me

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The leader of the future will be a person who knows how to ask.” -- Peter Drucker “Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” -- Dwight D. Eisenhower “Good leadership isn't about advancing yourself.

The Importance of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging Leadership in the Nonprofit World

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For too long, nonprofits have desired to make social impact while often neglecting to center diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging for their staff.

What does it look like to radically reinvent leadership?

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leadershipA couple of years ago, I stepped down from my position as executive director of RVC, a capacity building and.

Discovering The Hidden Leadership Lessons In Movies

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Toward the beginning of Joseph Lalonde ’s new book, Reel Leadership , he shares, “We’re going to delve into the leaderships lessons we can find in movies. We’re going to discover that movies are a fantastic way to learn, grow, and engross yourself in leadership.

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Leadership Quotes That Inspire Me

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The leader of the future will be a person who knows how to ask.” -- Peter Drucker “Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” -- Dwight D. Eisenhower “Good leadership isn't about advancing yourself.

Neon One, Nonprofit Technology Leader, Announces New Executive Leadership

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Recently surpassing $14 billion raised across the platform, Neon One, a technology company serving social good organizations, announced Steve Kriter as its new CEO. Kriter has served as the company's Executive Chairman of the Board since July 2020. Executive Issues

Four steps to incorporating empathy into your leadership practices

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The post Four steps to incorporating empathy into your leadership practices appeared first on CharityVillage. Health & safety Human Resources Leadership Management & GovernanceThis article was originally published on YMCA WorkWell and is reprinted with permission.

Flashback: Best New Leadership Book Of 2019

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Each year, after reading and reviewing dozens of new leadership books, I select my pick for the year's best new leadership book. And, then share it with or gift it to all your managers and employees in leadership positions. Today's Flashback: A look back to 2019.

Servant Leadership In Action

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Check out the definitive book on servant leadership. It's a curated collection of incredibly insightful and motivational perspectives on servant leadership via essays by 44 servant leaders. Servant leadership is about always putting others first.

Leadership Today: Key Skills and Career/Job Tips

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Inspiring Leadership Quotes

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The leader of the future will be a person who knows how to ask.” -- Peter Drucker “Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” -- Dwight D. Eisenhower “Good leadership isn't about advancing yourself.

Today’s Leadership Thought

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Leadership is a choice, not a position ” – Stephen R. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership Quotes Stephen R. Covey. Covey

Six Critical Leadership Moments

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The book, Step Up , shows readers how to step up to the plate during six critical leadership moments. The book's two authors awhile back shared these insights with me: A Conversation with Henry Evans and Colm Foster, authors of Step Up What is a “leadership moment”?

Today's Leadership Quotes

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Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership QuotesSome of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

Why members should have a seat at the leadership table

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To truly transform how your members benefit from your organization, you’ll want to invite them to the leadership table. When members are represented in association leadership roles, you’ll have key insights into their changing priorities and shifting values.

Your Leadership Guidepost

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Today's leadership thought is John Wesley's Rule : Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can, To all the people you can, As long as you ever can.

Three benefits of developing thought leadership content at your association

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If you’re looking to make a difference at your association, thought leadership is crucial. A study conducted by Edelman and Linkedin reported 65% of those surveyed said thought leadership content improved their perception of an organization.

Book Highlights: The Leadership Contract

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"Truly accountable leadership is the only way to build an organization that can survive and thrive in our increasingly complicated world," says Vince Molinaro , author of his revised and updated bestseller, The Leadership Contract.

Today's Leadership Quotes

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Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership QuotesSome of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

Some Of My Favorite Leadership Books

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Some of my favorite books about about leadership include: Best Leadership Books Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership Books

Servant Leadership In Action

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Check out the definitive book on servant leadership. It's a curated collection of incredibly insightful and motivational perspectives on servant leadership via essays by 44 servant leaders. Servant leadership is about always putting others first.

10 ways to make executive leadership searches and transitions better and more equitable

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If you’re free this Wednesday, leadership Race, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion executive search executive transition leadership transitions nonprofit succession planningHi everyone, quick announcement before we dive into this week’s exciting topic about executive search.

Tips to landing a social impact leadership position

Charity Village

The post Tips to landing a social impact leadership position appeared first on CharityVillage. Career Management Careers and Job Search Job Search Strategies Leadership Management & GovernanceA new year can mean new opportunities to advance your career and social impact.

How To Demonstrate Your Leadership Credibility

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Demonstrate your leadership credibility by: Practicing what you preach. The Leadership Challenge. Credibility Credible Leaders Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management LeadershipWalking the talk. Ensuring your actions are consistent with your words.

Leadership Quotes To Live By

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Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership QuotesSome of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

Inspiring Leadership Quotes

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The leader of the future will be a person who knows how to ask.” -- Peter Drucker “Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” -- Dwight D. Eisenhower “Good leadership isn't about advancing yourself.