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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

45: Navigating the Nonprofit Leadership Journey (David Malloy)July 02, 2020 Episode artwork 44: Building A Supercharged Nonprofit Board (Dolph Goldenburg)June 25, 2020 Episode artwork 43: What is Your Nonprofit Career Vision? 6 Questions You Need to Answer (Patton McDowell)June 23, 2020 Episode artwork 42: Challenging the Nonprofit Status Quo (Tina Postel)June 18, 2020 Episode artwork 41: Dealing with Adversity as a Nonprofit Leader (Michael Ward)June 11, 2020 Episode artwork 40: What Do I Do With My Nonprofit’s Strategic Plan? (Andrew Hollo)June 08, 2020 Episode artwork 39: Nonprofit Leadership in Healthcare Philanthropy (Adam Cook)June 04, 2020 Episode artwork 38: The Secret Lives of Nonprofit Leaders (Kishshana Palmer)May 28, 2020 Episode artwork 37: Maintaining Strategic Focus as a Nonprofit Leader (Brian Maness)May 21, 2020 Episode artwork 36: Fortune 500 to Nonprofit Founder & CEO (Tina Admans)May 14, 2020 Episode artwork 35: Vital Resources from BoardSource (Jim Taylor)May 12, 2020 Episode artwork 34: The War for Fundraising Talent (Jason Lewis)May 07, 2020 Episode artwork 33: Adapting to Short-Term Challenges with Long-Term Benefits (Carrie Bhada)April 30, 2020 Episode artwork 32: Community Leadership in the Philanthropic Sector (Michael Marsicano)April 27, 2020 Episode artwork 31: Making the Jump: Corporate America to Nonprofit Executive (Kristin Beck)April 23, 2020 Episode artwork 30: Nonprofit Leadership in Uncertain Times (Angela Woods)April 16, 2020 Episode artwork 29: Agile Nonprofit Leadership During the COVID-19 Crisis (Mike Blackwelder)April 13, 2020 Episode artwork 28: 5 Questions to Answer Before Using A Nonprofit Consultant (Heather Yandow)April 09, 2020 Episode artwork 27: Building A Culture of Philanthropy at Your Nonprofit (Stamie Despo)April 02, 2020 Episode artwork 26: 3 Essential Skills for Nonprofit Leadership (Hal Lewis)March 26, 2020 Episode artwork 25: Utilizing A Coach to Strengthen Your Nonprofit Leadership (Nancy Beard)March 19, 2020 Episode artwork 24: Leadership Development for the 3 Phases of Your Nonprofit Career (Chris Delisio)March 12, 2020 Episode artwork 23: Driving from the Backseat: Nonprofit Leadership Lessons (Ronnie Bryant)March 05, 2020 Episode artwork 22: Essential Skills for Nonprofit Fundraising Success (Joanne Beam)February 27, 2020 Episode artwork 21: 3 Keys to Maximizing Your Nonprofit Leadership Opportunities (Justin Dionne)February 20, 2020 Episode artwork