Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 24

Ways that Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Can Build Virtuoso Listening Skills

Leadership, Listening

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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

Six Power Tips for Great Meetings in Today’s Virtual World

Meetings

This past year, I collaborated with Andrea Kihlstedt on a couple of Guidestar hosted Webinars on the topic of Healthy and Productive Meetings.   As a follow up, we published the following article as part of their newsletter.   I’m sharing it on my blog!… Read More

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

Leadership

ceos

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

Leadership


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

The Secret Sauce for Productive Nonprofit Meetings that No One Talks About

Meetings

Flickr Photo by Iain

I’m facilitating a peer learning leadership development group for Emerging Nonprofit Leaders supported by the Packard Foundation.   One of the modules is on meetings.  It includes design and facilitation – and these days those are important leadership skills.  … Read More