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What is the best way to deliver professional development to nonprofit emerging leaders?

Note: This guest post was published on the Packard Foundation OE Blog reflects what was learned from designing and delivering leadership development for emerging nonprofit leaders.   I am republishing it here with an invitation to join us on April 6 for a webinar with leading talent managers from Acumen, Bridgespan, and The Mission Continues and learn how to embed a culture of learning and leadership within your organization and to visit the new Emerging Leaders Playbook for curated resources focused on Leading Self, Leading Others, and Influencing Organizational Change.

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Emerging Leaders Need More than Leadership Development

Note from Beth:   Last year I was honored to partner with Kari Dunn Saratovksy from Third Plateau to facilitate an emerging leadership program to a cohort of leaders who were part of the Packard Foundation’s Science and Conservation portfolio of grantees.

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A Few More Tips for Nonprofit Professionals To Avoid Getting Overwhelmed

This year, I was really looking forward to taking a holiday break and not feel stressed about deadlines, tasks, or the never ending parade of meeting requests and emails.   I’m overwhelmed getting back into the daily grind, how about you?

Last week, Aliza Sherman and I published a guest post, “Three Techniques To Avoid Getting Overwhelmed in 2017” on Nancy Schwartz’s Getting Attention Blog, based on some ideas in our book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout.    … Read More

The Top Nonprofit Social CEO Awards

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While some people are experiencing a social media hangover, especially on Facebook and taking a step back from social,  using social media professionally in support of your organization’s strategic goals is still more important than ever.   With declines in public trust and the continuing need to raise more money,  nonprofit leaders will need to strategically leverage organizational and professional networks.… Read More

Curiosity Kills Bad Work Habits

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The topic of habit change is something that Aliza Sherman and I researched and experimented with as we wrote “The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Impact without Burnout” over the last year.  Habit change research was one of our favorite rabbit holes to explore.… Read More