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Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership

Patton McDowell

Dr. Patton McDowell brings the best in professional development and productivity to each episode, helping you find the perfect nonprofit job and guiding you along the path to leadership in the charitable sector. Patton brings 30 years of nonprofit leadership, coaching and consulting experience, and shares best practices for individual and organizational success based on his work with over 220 nonprofits and their staff and board leaders. You’ll learn how to assess and plan the nonprofit career that’s right for you, and how to maximize the 7 “stops” along the Path and the 10 skills and experiences necessary for nonprofit leadership. The show features interviews with nonprofit leaders and productivity experts, as well as deep-dive solo episodes and other special editions. Hit subscribe, and accelerate your journey on a nonprofit career path that can change your life.

Recent Episodes

73: What Nonprofit Leaders Must Do to Support Their Teams (Valerie Williams) December 03, 2020 Episode artwork 72: What Can a Mastermind Do for Your Nonprofit Leadership? (Patton McDowell)November 26, 2020 Episode artwork 71: Bringing A Global Perspective to Nonprofit Leadership (Jennifer Garner) November 19, 2020 Episode artwork 70: 7 Strategies to Drive Sustainable Change (Dyisha Reliford)November 17, 2020 Episode artwork 69: National Philanthropy Day: 3 Lessons for Every Nonprofit Leader (Penny Hawkins)November 12, 2020 Episode artwork 68: The 3 “C’s” of Nonprofit Leadership (Mike Smith) November 05, 2020 Episode artwork 67: Leveraging Technology as a Nonprofit Leader (Kim Lanphear) November 03, 2020 Episode artwork 66: Maximizing Partnerships for Nonprofit Success (Sabrina Dawson) October 29, 2020 Episode artwork 65: Why You Shouldn’t Start a Charity (Matthew Zachary)October 22, 2020 Episode artwork 64: How Can We Address Compensation Gaps in the Nonprofit Sector? (Sally Loftis)October 15, 2020 Episode artwork 63: Confronting Wicked Problems as a Nonprofit Leader (Lynn Fick-Cooper)October 08, 2020 Episode artwork 62: What Should We Learn from the Giving USA Report? (Melissa Brown) October 06, 2020 Episode artwork 61: 4 Ways to Advance Your Nonprofit Career (Jay Dowd)October 01, 2020 Episode artwork 60: Maximizing The Leadership Trio for Fundraising Success (Theresa Lee) September 24, 2020 Episode artwork 59: 5 Keys to Leading Dynamic Virtual Meetings (Lea Williams)September 17, 2020 Episode artwork 58: How to Make Nonprofit Leadership Your Dream Job (Carson Tate) September 10, 2020 Episode artwork 57: Bringing Authenticity to Nonprofit Leadership (Lisa Baxter)September 03, 2020 Episode artwork 56: 10 Essential Skills & Experiences for Nonprofit Leadership (Patton McDowell)August 27, 2020 Episode artwork 55: Recalibrating Your Fundraising Strategy as a Nonprofit Leader (Alison Singer) August 20, 2020 Episode artwork 54: Building a Leadership Gift Culture at Your Nonprofit Organization (Chris McLeod) August 13, 2020 Episode artwork 53: Building A Legacy Organization Through Nonprofit Leadership (Jeff Michael) August 06, 2020 Episode artwork 52: Celebrating Black Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership (Valaida Fullwood) August 04, 2020 Episode artwork 51: Is a Merger Right for Your Nonprofit? (Laura Belcher)July 30, 2020 Episode artwork 50: Elevating A Cause Through Nonprofit Leadership (Curtis Drafton)July 23, 2020 Episode artwork 49: 4 Tips for Effective & Efficient Fundraising (Patton McDowell)July 21, 2020 Episode artwork