Leadership and Personal Development

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

Goal Setting: Still the Best Kept Secret

July 24, 2012 - 9:30am - 11:30am

Faculty: Maria Carrasquillo, MA, CPF, MJH Consulting

Course Objective: Create a plan for setting and measuring achievable goals

Goal setting is an extremely powerful technique for accomplishment, but effective goal setting requires more than just writing down what we want to achieve. This session is designed to help participants formulate personal and professional goals using a five-step approach. Course topics include learning the five critical goal-setting criteria, assessing goal statements that are measurable and identifying obstacles that challenge the goals. Read more »

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

Negotiating Skills for Nonprofit Managers

July 11, 2012 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Faculty: Steve Altman Esq., Mediator

Course Objective: Learn methods in negotiation to help build consensus.

This course will give you the negotiation tools needed to be more self-reflective and better prepared. The session will also help you recognize why negotiations fail and how to use mediation. Course discussions will revolve around decision-making and consensus building when approval is needed from members, boards, funders, committees and staff. Read more »

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

Center Graduates 2012 Class of Emerging Leaders

Please join the Center for Nonprofit Advancement in congratulating its sixth class of emerging nonprofit leaders on their successful completion of Project LEAP.

Congratulations to our Project LEAP 2012 Graduates!

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The Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2012 EXCEL Award

Competition for the Center for Nonprofit Advancement's Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2012 EXCEL Award opened on June 18, 2012. Nominations were accepted through July 13. The 2012 Award finalists were announced on September 6. Read more »

Connections: Peer Coaching

In this episode of Connections, we explore peer coaching--what it is and how it supports our region's nonprofit leaders. Read more »

Making Connections in Prince George’s County

More than 100 nonprofit leaders came together on May 8 to network and develop strategies to make a greater impact on Prince George’s County. Read more »

2012 Best Practices Celebration

May 24, 2012 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

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

12th Annual Public Private Partnership Conference

Date: 
June 12, 2012 - 8:30am - 3:00pm
Location: 
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

Join colleagues from across our region’s nonprofit community for the 12th Annual Public Private Partnership Conference!

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