Leading philanthropy teams

Course dates: 5th, 12th, 19th,  26th June 2024

£600+VAT (£500+VAT for Solid clients)

We will be running the four sessions online (via Zoom) with one 1-2-1 mentoring session with a member of the Solid team.

This course focusses on leadership skills required to: create robust philanthropy strategies; lead and manage influence executive teams and lay leaders; manage performance and risk; and create ‘best in class’ systems, processes and culture. For some of the sessions, we will be joined by guest speakers who will talk about their own journey as leaders in fundraising.

If you have any queries or would like to discuss in more detail, please contact Jane Hogarth on 07958 369170 or jane@solidmanagement.co.uk

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Session 1:
  • Introductions
  • What are your biggest challenges of leading in the new world?
  • Scene setting , reviewing the breadth and variety of the role of a philanthropy leader
  • Hallmarks of a ‘best in class’ philanthropy team
  • Introducing your personal leadership map
  • Guest Speaker
Session 2:
  • The attributes of great leaders
  • Leadership theories
  • Influencing skills
  • Guest Speaker
Session 3:
  • Guest Presenter
  • Reporting and managing performance, KPIs
  • Developing the strategy, plan and budget
Session 4:
  • Recruiting, developing and retaining staff
  • Reviewing your leadership map
  • Guest Speaker