Developing Leaders Program for Nonprofit Professionals

Mar 20-25, 2016 $5,000
	Matthew B. Harty
Matthew B. Harty
Columbia University Campus
New York City
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Tuition assistance may be available.

Application Deadline: November 6, 2015

"I emerged from the Developing Leaders Program a clearer thinker with a more reasonable voice. It was a great experience for me."
– John Powell, Program Coordinator, Henry Street Settlement

People devoted to working in the nonprofit sector often require specialized professional knowledge and skills, but they may be uncertain as to where to find it. Managers, in particular, are in the unique position of overseeing others while also answering to their organization’s leadership.

The intensive six-day Developing Leaders Program addresses both of these challenges.

The program prepares nonprofit managers to support their organization’s mission by exposing them to key management concepts and providing tools to better navigate their position within the organization.

The program offers formal training in fundamental elements of strategic management and covers such critical skills as the planning and implementing of organizational change, negotiating effectively, and increasing one’s self-awareness.

Through lectures, simulations, small-group work, one hour of 1:1 coaching following a 360-degree evaluation, and peer discussions, participants integrate management fundamentals with real-world applications. The peer network created during the Developing Leaders Program becomes an invaluable source of continued support.

For a complete program schedule download the agenda.

Please Contact Us

Please contact Matthew Harty at 212-854-1617 for a personal conversation to learn more.

We are grateful for the support of our foundation partners:

Booth Ferris Foundation
The Clark Foundation
Tiger Foundation
Robin Hood Foundation
Centerbridge Foundation
Pinkerton Foundation
New York Nonprofit Excellence Awards
Real Time Grantmaking Award
Asfari Foundation
Miami Foundation
Columbia Community Service