Leadership and Personal Development

Meet a Finalist: Lissette Bishins of Carpenter's Shelter

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 »

Insight into Leadership Styles

December 12, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Faculty: Maria Carrasquillo, Principle MJH Consulting,

Course Objective: Gain an awareness of your leadership style and learn to identify, diagnose and resolve interpersonal behaviors that may be undermining your team or workgroup’s success Read more »

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

Maria Carrasquillo

Maria Carrasquillo, CPF is a seasoned trainer with more than a decade of broad experience in designing and conducting assessment-based learning programs, group facilitation, train-the-trainer sessions, training workshops, and consulting projects. As a skillful trainer, Maria has trained both domestically and internationally to diverse learners and has created strategic approaches to learning and performance for a constantly changing workforce. Known for her high-energy presentation style, Maria delights and engages her audience to get results. Read more »

How to Present Skillfully and Tactfully

October 12, 2012 - 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

Getting What You Want: Setting and Maintaining Boundaries with Others

September 26, 2012 - 9:30am - 11:30am

Faculty: Mark Sachs, Principal, Mark Sachs & Associates

Course Objective: Create a personal strategy for setting realistic boundaries at work and in your private life Read more »

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

Connections: Motivating and Empowering Staff

In this episode of Connections, local experts share tips to motivate and empower nonprofit staff. Read more »

10 Competencies of Effective Leadership

August 9, 2012 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Faculty: Elizabeth Scott, President and CEO, Brighter Strategies, LLC

Course Objective: Practice the proven techniques needed in leadership development Read more »

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

Coaching Your Team for Success

August 2, 2012 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Faculty: Dave Snapp, PCC, David R. Snapp & Associates

Course Objective| Create a strategy for positively teaching and critiquing staff members to increase staff productivity

How should a manager incorporate coaching in her/his day– to–day work? What is the right time to coach? What makes for successful coaching? Get answers at this clinic for managers who know something about coaching and want to learn more. Read more »

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

The Nuts & Bolts of Managing Volunteers

August 8, 2012 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Faculty: Maria Carrasquillo, MA, CPF, MJH Consulting

Course Objective:Learn how to communicate the organizational vision and role of the volunteer and Explore how to enhance your role as a volunteer manager. Read more »

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