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Leadership & Management



Successfully Integrating For-Profit Board Members


This interactive session looks at how to effectively recruit, onboard and integrate for-profit board members.





Online Classes


Before You Seek a Grant Webinar

Recorded Webinar  |  Free

Learn to employ a step-by-step checklist approach to assess your new nonprofit's readiness for foundation fundraising.

Introducción a la planificación para el recaudo de fondos

Self-Paced eLearning  |  Free

Aprenda el proceso básico de planificación para lograr diversificar las fuentes de apoyo financiero de su organización.

Introduction to Finding Grants Webinar

Recorded Webinar  |  Free

This brief recording captures the key concepts of the course. For more expansive discussion of the topic, we suggest attending a live webinar or in-person session. Note the recording is captioned for individuals with hearing impairments.

Leveraging Leadership for Social Media Success

Self-Paced eLearning  |  $45.00

Learn how social media ambassadors can add value to your online activities.

Social Media for Leaders: Find Your Voice

Self-Paced eLearning  |  $45.00

Learn how to add social engagement skills to your executive toolkit.

Live Chat


What Should Be In Your Nonprofit’s Business Plan?

Aug 29, 2011  

Nonprofit consultants and authors Chataun Denis and Jim Horan answer questions about creating usable, living, nonprofit business plans.

Board Compensation & Incentive Pay for Executives: Can Nonprofits Do This?

Dec 05, 2011  

This Q&A explores the right way to offer attractive pay and benefits and features Pete Smith (Smith Compensation Consulting) and Deborah Davidson (BoardSource).

Training Events


Leadership Conversations Series: 7 Steps for Customizing Your Team’s Performance Management

Mar 27, 2018, 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Join Alison Motz and Dr. Adriennie Hatten of Ascend Advisors for this key session of our new leadership series Conversations and hear 7 steps for customizing your team’s performance management.


Special Program: I Have to Create a Strategic Plan, Now What?

Mar 28, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
New York, New York | In-person

Learn the fundamentals of developing and implementing a strategic plan, especially for a small organization.


Be a Rock Star at Work: 3 steps to get the recognition that you deserve

Mar 29, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

Be a Rock Star at Work: 3 steps to get the recognition that you deserve

You work hard and are a great asset to your organization. Why don’t others see that as clearly as you do? Do you struggle to gain the attention, accolades, and support that you deserve at work? Please join us to discover how your strengths and values shine in the work that you do, identify the thought patterns that get you recognized vs. the ones that are blocking the recognition that you deserve, and explore ways to use your influence to make a larger positive impact!


Info-Session Webinar: Boys and Men of Color Executive Director's Collaboration Circle

Mar 30, 2018, 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Learn more about this exciting opportunity.


SOLD OUT! Emerging Development Professionals Leadership Circle

Apr 6, 2018, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
San Francisco In-person

The Emerging Professionals Leadership Circle is a monthly peer group meeting of new development professionals of small organizations, to share challenges and strategies for personal and organizational success. In an informal, roundtable format, you will have an opportunity to share your insights, gain practical solutions, and alleviate any on-the-job isolation or stress that you might experience.