Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Boot Camp

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Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Boot Camp
 
Advance your career in the nonprofit sector!
The intensive Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Boot Camp is a 3 day, not-for-credit certificate course designed for new executives, managers and emerging professionals from the nonprofit sector.  Our goal is to develop leaders who can sustain themselves and their organizations while also improving their leadership capabilities and people management skill set. Participants will develop a robust toolkit of strategic and tactical skills to easily apply to the day-to-day in their jobs.
"This class fills a niche void and was exactly what I hoped existed out there for nonprofit leaders.  The information and professional development were top notch."  (Spring 2017 program graduate)
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October 12, 13 and 14, 2017, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM (1 hour for lunch)
CSM, Building 5, Room 352
$975 
Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Boot Camp: Course Breakdown
Day Module Description
 
 
 
 
 
Thursday
 
Understanding the Nonprofit Industry
  • Introductions
  • What does it really mean to be a nonprofit?
  • Industry challenges
  • Skills needed to run a nonprofit
 
 
Personal Leadership
  • The 5 Practices of Exemplary Leadership
  • Personal 360 Leadership Perspectives Inventory
  • Social styles
  • Team building
  • Effective meetings
Governance
  • 10 basic responsibilities of a nonprofit board
  • Working with boards
 
 
 
 
Friday
 
Strategic Planning and Thinking
  • Mission, vision, impact, operational planning
  • Fundamental steps to strategic planning
  • Measuring impact & making your vision a reality
 
 
Financial Leadership
  • Core components of nonprofit financials
  • How to read a nonprofit financial statement
  • Nonprofit funding types
  • Overhead myth & dual bottom line
  • Is my nonprofit financially sustainable?
 
 
Saturday
 
 
Fund Development
  • Stages of fundraising
  • Fundraising strategies
  • How to create a fund development plan
  • Creating a case of support
  • Role playing
CEN Experienced Instructors: Jennifer Simmons, Executive Director & Donna Wies, Senior Consultant

Guest Speakers Have Included: Edward W. (Ned) Barnholt, former Chairman, President, & CEO - Agilent Technologies, Annette Eros, CEO - Ronald McDonald House at Sanford, Ira Holtzman , CFO - The Health Trust, and Amari Romero-Thomas, CEO & Principle Consultant - Mosaic Training Consulting
 
 

Class Details

3 Sessions
Weekly - Thu, Fri, Sat

Location
College of San Mateo (CSM)

Instructor
Jennifer Simmons 

 

Notice

Please read:  CSM Bldg. 14 , Rm. 218

Tuition: 

$975.00


Registration Closes On
Saturday, October 14, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/12/2017 - 10/14/2017 Weekly - Thu, Fri, Sat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM San Mateo, College of San Mateo (CSM)  Map Jennifer Simmons