Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of one of America's fastest growing service sectors! In this course, a twelve-year veteran in the nonprofit management field will show you how to transform your good intentions into a professional plan of action. You'll understand the unique characteristics of nonprofit organizations while mastering the core knowledge necessary to become an effective leader in the nonprofit arena.
In this course, you will learn skills and develop strategies that will take your organization to new heights of prosperity and productivity. You'll gain a full understanding the role of the executive director and the board of directors, special event and meeting management, public relation strategies, and how to find a position in this fascinating and rewarding field of work.
1 What is a Nonprofit?
2 Planning Documents
3 Structure and Leadership
4 Staffing and the Role of the Executive Director
5 The Board of Directors
6 Volunteers and Committees
7 Managing and Organizing Meetings
8 Membership, Benefits and Services
9 Financial Aspects
10 Special Event Management
11 Delivering Your Message
12 Finding Your Place in the Nonprofit Sector
Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.