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Announcing the Winners of the 2015 Nonprofit #SocialCEOs Awards

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Zoe Amar and Matt Collins of Platypus Digital  created the #SocialCEO Awards in 2013 with the goal to celebrate charity leaders who are using social media in support of their organization’s missions.   This year’s winners were announced earlier this week.    They have also released a briefing on “Digital Leadership: How To Survive and Thrive As A Social CEO” in partnership with Just Giving.  … Read More

Ways that Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Can Build Virtuoso Listening Skills

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For the past few months, I’ve been facilitating a Nonprofit Emerging Leaders online peer learning project with Third Plateau Impact Strategies.  It’s a pilot supported by the Packard Foundation that tests different approaches to emerging leaders professional development.  … Read More

What Nonprofit CEOs and Trustees Do the Best Job Leading on Social Media Channels?


For the past few years,  Social CEOs has recognized nonprofit leaders who are doing a good job on social media.   This year’s award nominations for CEOs and Trustees who inspire, encourage and provoke debate is now open and you can nominate a nonprofit leader here.… Read More

Resource: The Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Playbook

I am thrilled to share The Emerging Leaders Playbook – you can download here.  It offers a comprehensive guide for emerging leaders and their mentors to help them make sense of the changing nature of leadership. The Playbook offers practical tools grounded in research, and accompanied by systems of support to guide reflection, growth, and organizational best practices.  … Read More

Healthy and Productive Nonprofit Meetings: What Does the Research Say?

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How many meetings and conference calls did you have yesterday?  Our work days are filled with meetings and conference calls with the intent of getting stuff done.  But many meetings end up being a complete waste of time.… Read More