Leadership and Personal Development

Effective Decision-Making: Best Practices of Successful Leaders and Managers

July 25, 2013 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Faculty: Hilary Joel, WJ Consulting, LLC
Course Objective: Create a template for effectively making organizational decisions

Participants will leave this session equipped with practical tactics and tools that will make them more effective and strategic in all aspects of individual and group decision-making – including timing, prioritization, objectivity, bias awareness, communications/inclusion, roles, expectations management, implementation, and tracking. Read more »

Location: 
Center for Nonprofit Advancement, 1666 K Street, NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20006

How to Present Skillfully and Tactfully

July 19, 2013 - 9:30am - 11:30am

Faculty: Daniel Mushala, Daniel Mushala International, Inc.
Course Objective: Design presentations that inform and persuade. Learn techniques to keep your audience engaged.
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Location: 
Center for Nonprofit Advancement, 1666 K Street, NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20006

Spotlight on Leadership: Martha’s Table

In April, 20-year Center member Martha’s Table welcomed Patty Stonesifer as the organization’s new President and CEO. Patty's previous experience includes Chair of the White House Council for Community Solutions and ten years as the founding CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. We talked with Patty about her journey to Martha’s Table and look forward to working with her in her new role.

Tell us a bit about Martha's Table and how the community benefits from your services. Read more »

2013 Best Practices Celebration

May 23, 2013 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

This event is SOLD OUT. Sign up for e-news or follow us on Twitter for news from the Celebration. Read more »

Location: 
The Washington Post, 1150 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20071

Negotiation Skills for Nonprofit Managers

May 1, 2013 - 9:30am - 12:30pm

Faculty Member: Steve Altman, Altman Dispute Resolution Services Read more »

Location: 
Center for Nonprofit Advancement, 1666 K Street, NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20006

Sherrie Borden, CAE, CPC

Sherrie Borden partners with clients to find and achieve career and life transitions and balance with purpose and integrity. Sherrie understands how important the integration of physical and emotional health is to personal and workplace well-being. She motivates clients to discover and achieve their true potential, facilitating the transition from negativity and stagnation to positive energy and success. Read more »

How to Present Skillfully and Tactfully

January 25, 2013 - 9:30am - 12:30pm

Faculty: Daniel Mushala, Daniel Mushala International, Inc.

Course Objective: Design presentations that inform and persuade. Learn techniques to keep the audience engaged. Read more »

Location: 
Center for Nonprofit Advancement, 1666 K Street, NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20006

Center Graduates 2012 Class of Leadership Exchange

Please join the Center for Nonprofit Advancement in welcoming the graduates of Leadership Exchange 2012.

Leadership Exchange 2012 Graduates Read more »

Center Celebrates Region’s Outstanding Leaders

Washington, D.C. – October 17, 2012 – The Center for Nonprofit Advancement announced today recipients of the Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2012 EXCEL Award for excellence in chief executive leadership. This competitive award spotlights up to three outstanding nonprofit leaders in the Washington metropolitan area for outstanding nonprofit chief executive leadership.

2012 Award recipients include the following nonprofit chief executives: Read more »

Meet a Finalist: Nina Smith of GoodWeave

Leading up to the Center for Nonprofit Advancement’s Annual Celebration on October 17, we are delighted to share with you insights from the finalists for the Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2012 EXCEL Award. This award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership among Washington-area nonprofit chief executives. Read more »

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