Community foundations are uniquely poised to support the leadership pipelines in their respective communities. Hear about what you need as you start, refine, or consider managing a leadership development program.
Join GWP and previous PLACES Fellows Mac Howison (Creative Learning Program Officer with The Heinz Endowments) and Karen Abrams (Diversity & Community Affairs Manager with the Urban Redevelopment Authority) to learn more about this opportunity.
Join GWP for an intensive workshop on essential facilitation skills with the nationally recognized Interaction Institute for Social Change. Participants will learn to facilitate strategic thinking, promote collaborative problem solving and build agreement.
Join GWP for an interactive conversation about how to increase the impact of your grantmaking by ensuring your grantees have the diverse, high-performing and sustainable teams needed to achieve their program goals and missions.
A must-see webinar for any CEO or board member that is a current board chair or that has or plans some day to serve in the role of board chair.
Join us for this roundtable to discuss the issues that nonprofits undergoing leadership transition should consider, including the potential benefits of using an interim director.
Administrative Learning Network Resources: Managing Up
One of the primary ways you can exert influence in your organization is through relationships. We'll explore best practices to build strong relationships and how those strategies can increase your influence with stakeholders and staff at all levels. You may have heard the term “managing up” - we'll apply those concepts to all relationships with others who are in a position to influence your work and/or who you want to influence. This approach can improve team dynamics, work processes, and the results you achieve together.