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Upward Bound: Moving from
Executive to Leader Through
The hard-charging leader may be successful, but without strong relationships, how
many followers will this leader have? On the
other hand, how much work will get done
with a leader who is all warm and fuzzy? The
challenge is to find a balance and be flexible
to the situation and the follower. Learn five essential skills that will increase your emotional
intelligence and improve your ability to lead.
To meet expectations of the next generation
of members, it’s time to consider breaking away from the old norms of association
volunteering. This means providing more
ad-hoc or micro-volunteering opportunities,
enabling members to contribute their time
and talent in short, convenient increments.
Here is the rationale and examples, courtesy
of “The Mission Driven Volunteer” whitepaper produced by Spark Consulting LLC, and
Mariner Management & Marketing LLC.