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From our Vantage Point: Podcast for not-for-profit leaders, board members, managers and staff

Esther Jang joins us from Global Philanthropic, an international fundraising consultancy, to share recommendations for developing and executing capital campaigns.

From our Vantage Point: Podcast for not-for-profit leaders, board members, managers and staff

An inspiring pair of performance arts leaders join Maria this month to share reflections from their experience in partnering, as staff and board, to drive Boca del Lupo’s evolution.

From our Vantage Point: Podcast for not-for-profit leaders, board members, managers and staff

This month, we speak with Mark Gifford on how to successfully navigate the first 100 days of an executive director position. Listen in for pro-tips such as: bring baked goods to board meetings! Mark Gifford, Executive Director of Kiwassa Neighbourhood House, shares insights from his long career in the sector and his new adventure in the first 9 months of this role.

From our Vantage Point: Podcast for not-for-profit leaders, board members, managers and staff

This month we venture into the Millennial “spotlight” with David Puterman, a seasoned leader, planner, and advocate for a variety of social change initiatives and programs. David has conducted research on the engagement of young adults in charitable and not-for-profit organizations. He provides some great insights such as how to bring young staff, volunteers and donors into your succession planning.

 

Encourage productive conflict, dispel unhealthy conflict, and strengthen the relationships of your organization's staff.

Date: 
December 8, 2020 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Leadership Principles series is a unique professional development offering for not-for-profit leaders seeking to enhance their current leadership approach.

ED Unplugged is a monthly event hosted by Vantage Point’s Executive Director, Alison, in which Executive Directors - including CEOs, Artistic Directors, General Managers and other not-for-profit senior staff members – come together to support each other. They will spend time discussing challenges, dilemmas, and questions surrounding a variety of topics of interest and build a network across subsectors.

 

 

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Boost Your Team’s Productivity.

Do you feel overwhelmed or stretched in multiple directions? Imagine being able to wholy focus on your priorities and use your resources most effectively.

 

In this half-day workshop, you will learn tools and processes to clarify your priorities, develop work plans, and effectively delegate tasks. Developing your planning and delegation skills will enable you to:

  • Focus your time and energy on priorities that support your organization’s mission
  • Maximize the impact of your resources
  • Motivate team members by giving them tasks which align with their strengths and...

In this three-day virtual workshop, you learn key concepts and develop a 12-month plan for success. Learn the essential components to the executive director role to make the learning curve more manageable.

Over the course of seven sessions, you will learn concepts and test out strategies and tools to elevate your leadership. The learning doesn’t stop in the classroom, however – with the support of a mentor and your peers, you will identify how to apply these learnings in your role as an Executive Director.

We will invite a guest expert to speak at each session. You will be asked to share your questions and challenges ahead of time. Through application and reflection on your experiences, you will deepen your understanding and elevate your leadership.

Session 1: Personal Leadership

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