Topic: Leadership

“Undocumented and Unafraid!”

September 10, 2015
"I am undocumented and unafraid." These were the words that my friend, Uriel Alberto, boldly stated directly to an immigration committee in Raleigh, North Carolina, affirming publicly that he valued his life as an undocumented immigrant and was unafraid to say it to anyone, regardless of the risk.

Preparing for the 15LCS

September 2, 2015
With the 2015 Leading Change Summit just a few weeks away, now is the time that things start to shift. It is no longer just a logistical item on your to-do list focused on things like travel and accommodation. Now it starts to become real with experiences you hope to have, things you want to learn, and chance to build meaningful connections.

Start Your Summit Experience With a Half-Day Training (and Get CFRE Credits While You’re at It)!

July 21, 2015
We now have even more ways to kick off your professional development at 15LCS. As a 15LCS attendee, you have the option of attending a pre-summit half-day training workshop on Sept. 13.

Professional Development that Is Different by Design

July 20, 2015
I have always found conferences to be both the most exciting and a somewhat puzzling part of my professional development throughout the years. The chance to get out of “the norm” of my day-to-day work at my organization is always refreshing, as a chance to gain renewed perspective. For many years, I also found that I often had a few spark or “aha” moments at each conference. Sadly, they didn’t always have the staying power to significantly impact my work.

The 18th Issue of NTEN: Change is out – “Organizational Effectiveness at Scale”

July 1, 2015
The 18th issue of NTEN: Change explores what organizations are doing to be more effective, and the actions that they're taking to scale up.

3 Days Left: Tips & Inspiration for Submitting your 16NTC Session Ideas

June 23, 2015
Whether you’ve thought about it for weeks and are crafting the perfect submission, or just got wind of this opportunity - the deadline is the same: Friday, June 26.

Five Can’t-Miss NPTech Opportunities

June 4, 2015
Did you miss the news? There's a lot going on, and we don't want you to miss out!

Our Hiring Practices Are Inequitable and Need To Change

May 22, 2015
We have been relying heavily on the for-profit world’s hiring model, which has not been aligned with our sector-wide values of equity and community. It leaves out too many good people, and it is time that we as a field examine and change how we hire people.

Join us in DC! Apply for a 15LCS Scholarship

May 18, 2015
The 2015 Leading Change Summit is coming up, and we want you to attend! We understand the financial commitment to attend the summit, and thanks to our amazing Community Champions who helped to raise funds for registration scholarships, we are able to offer 25 of these opportunities.  

16NTC Session Submissions Now Open

May 18, 2015
It's that time again to start the process of gathering session proposals from the NTEN Community to help inform the program for the 2016 Nonprofit Technology Conference (16NTC) in San Jose, California on March 23-25. So whether you have a few sessions you would like to present or some great ideas to suggest for community voting and have others present, we want to hear from you!