Mary Burke SXSW

What's a Conservation Nerd Doing at #SXSW?

As a first-time attendee of one of the world's most well-known festivals, I wasn't certain what to expect. Would a conservation nerd find kindred spirits at a gathering more known for its music and media events than its relevancy to land trusts?

Molly Beck

The “Reach Out” versus Networking: A Conversation with Molly Beck of Messy Bun

In a video dialogue with Pressurevalve's Julie Smith, Molly Beck, founder of the podcasting platform Messy Bun,  shares her expertise on networking to help leaders who want to expand their inner circles.

Kim Gube SXSW

How I Didn't Meet Barry Jenkins: #SXSW Alumni Reflections Series

I thought I was going see Barry Jenkins speak (I'm a fan of his film Moonlight), but it turned out to be a session about tech trends with Amy Webb. And it was just what I needed.

Blair Glencorse

Building Leadership Ecosystems that Thrive: #SXSW Alumni Reflections Series

For those of us working in the nonprofit and social purpose sector, networks of support are critical.

Chat April 25, 2018

April 25 Twitter Chat: Leadership in Times of Transition

How do you, as a social purpose leader, stay focused, effective and grounded during times of transition?

Jaclyn Boyes Lodestar

“We All Have Our Own Stutter”: Jaclyn Boyes on Embracing Authentic Leadership

Jaclyn Boyes knows a thing or two about interviewing. She works at Arizona Women’s Education and Employment (AWEE), which, as part of its mission, trains people to interview.

Aneri Pradhan

My Leadership Journey: Aneri Pradhan, ENVenture

Aneri Pradhan is the Founder of ENVenture, an incubator which offers seed financing and training for rural clean energy entrepreneurs in Uganda. Here's here #LeadershipJourney.

Movements

Social Movements for Good: What They Are and How to Lead Them

How do you turn a good idea into a social movement for change? Here are eight steps to keep in mind.

Oyindamola Johnson

Elevate Your Game: On Taking Leadership Lessons Home to Lagos

Last September, I returned to my hometown of Lagos, Nigeria after a yearlong Atlas Corps Fellowship.

Race to Lead Report

Race to Lead Report Highlights Lessons on Nonprofits, Leadership and Race Survey

The share of people of color in executive director and CEO roles in the nonprofit sector has remained under 20 percent for the last 15 years, despite efforts to increase diversity in top leadership roles.

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