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Develop a Nonprofit Leadership Transition Plan

NonProfit PRO

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.

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The Strength of Shared Power in Nonprofit Leadership

NonProfit PRO

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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The Future of Nonprofit Leadership

NonProfit PRO

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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Participate in NonProfit PRO’s “Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study”

NonProfit PRO

NonProfit PRO is gearing up to release its annual “Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study.” Executive Issues News/Stats/Studies Leadership Impact Study Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study

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Why Being Afraid of Technology Is Not Leadership

NonProfit PRO

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?

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

NonProfit PRO

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.

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100 Years Of Business And Leadership Lessons

Eric Jacobsen Blog

This is a goldmine of education for both experienced leaders and those new to their leadership role. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Harvard Business Review HBR Leaders Leadership Leadership Books

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Nonprofit Leadership in 2022: From Challenge to Transformation

NonProfit PRO

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.

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Some Of My Favorite 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.

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

NonProfit PRO

Online Fundraising Software/Technology fundraising Nonprofit Leadership Technology

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Reproducing Reproducers: Creating a Legacy of Leadership Succession

Blue Avocado

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

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Are You Focused on All 3 Areas of Leadership?

NonProfit PRO

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

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Strategies For Solving Your Toughest Leadership Problems

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Both And Thinking Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leaders Leadership Leadership BooksIf you struggle with these paradoxes: How can I express my individuality and be a team player? How do I balance work and life? How can I take care of myself while supporting others?

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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.

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Today's Leadership Thoughts

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leaders Leadership Leadership Thoughts

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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.

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Nonprofit Leadership Transition: Best Practices

NonProfit Hub

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.

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Leadership & Adaptability: Key to Nonprofit Performance

Charity Navigator

One of those beacons is Leadership & Adaptability, which assesses how nonprofits invest in leadership and promote shared accountability and adaptability for achieving impact across all levels of their organization. Charity Navigator will unify its two rating systems this Fall.

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What does it look like to radically reinvent leadership?

Nonprofit AF

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

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Today's Leadership Thought

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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.

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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 and the Surprising Gift of Doubt

sgEngage

Today’s episode of the sgENGAGE podcast features a conversation between Blackbaud Institute managing director, Ashley Thompson , and leadership expert and coach Marc Pitman. Leadership manager skills professional development

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Flashback: Best New Leadership Book Of 2019

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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.

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Leadership Books To Read This Summer

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Books Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leaders Leadership Leadership Books Management Summer Reading

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Creating community together: An invitation to leadership

Charity Village

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

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Three benefits of developing thought leadership content at your association

Nimble AMS

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.

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My 10 Favorite Quotes From The 5 Levels Of Leadership Book

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Maxwell 's book, The 5 Levels of Leadership that I believe should become a must-read book by any workplace/organizational leader: Good leadership isn't about advancing yourself. Leadership is action, not position. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management John C.

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

NonProfit PRO

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 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.

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

NonProfit PRO

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

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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.

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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.

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Leadership Today: Key Skills and Career/Job Tips

Bloomerang

The post Leadership Today: Key Skills and Career/Job Tips appeared first on Bloomerang

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Apply for the THRIVE 2023 Virtual Leadership Program

Charity Village

Pride at Work Canada has launched the THRIVE 2023 Virtual Leadership Program, a three-month program that will develop the next generation of queer and trans people managers. The post Apply for the THRIVE 2023 Virtual Leadership Program appeared first on CharityVillage. The program will provide participants with exclusive access to queer and trans leaders working at the highest levels of Canadian business. Participants will have the opportunity to engage […].

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Neon One, Nonprofit Technology Leader, Announces New Executive Leadership

NonProfit PRO

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

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Today’s Leadership Thought

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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

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Six Critical Leadership Moments

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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”?

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Four steps to incorporating empathy into your leadership practices

Charity Village

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.

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Today's Leadership Quotes

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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.

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How To Demonstrate Your Leadership Credibility

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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.