Nonprofit leaders face many challenges as they work toward achieving their missions. How best can they lead as they juggle multiple demands? Learn to recognize seven top pitfalls common to nonprofit leadership and how to rise above them. During this webinar, you will learn the key ingredients to: optimize your organization’s fundraising efforts, build collaborative partnerships with your board, and lastly, foster a strong, sustainable team and work culture.


Upon completion of this webinar, you should be able to:
• Avoid seven common mistakes made by nonprofit executive directors
• Develop and implement a plan of action to engage and collaborate with your organization’s board
• Identify the roles your nonprofit’s leadership will play in fundraising
• Modify internal practices to build a strong team and nurturing work environment
• Learn some tips for sustainable time management practices

This is a FREE event.

10 am – 11:30 am: viewing party
11:30 am – 12:00 pm: post-webinar peer discussion

A special welcome to: New or aspiring executive directors, executive level nonprofit professionals and board chairs or any nonprofit management enthusiast.

This FREE webinar qualifies for 1.5 Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) points.

This webinar is funded by a grant from The California Wellness Foundation (Cal Wellness). Created in 1992 as a private independent foundation, Cal Wellness’ mission is to improve the health of the people of California by making grants for health promotion, wellness education and disease prevention.

Date and Time

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019
  • 10:00AM - 12:00PM
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Featured Speaker

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Sean Kosofsky, MPA Mind the Gap Consulting

Sean has worked in nonprofits for over 25 years, including as executive director for four organizations. He has led and raised millions of dollars for small and startup organizations, political organizations, and community initiatives. He offers coaching, consulting, and training through Mind The Gap Consulting. He has worked on a range of issues including LGBTQ+ equality, reproductive justice, voting access, bullying prevention and more.