Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership

Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership

Looking for your next nonprofit job? Want to lead a nonprofit organization? Patton McDowell (www.pattonmcdowell.com) brings the best in career development and nonprofit leadership to each episode, helping you find the perfect nonprofit opportunity and guiding you along the path to leadership in the philanthropic 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 250 nonprofits and their staff and board leaders. The show now features over 140 interviews with nonprofit leaders and experts in philanthropy, 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

141: Nonprofit Success in an Age of Disruption (Dave Lenox)

Jan. 20, 2022

141: Nonprofit Success in an Age of Disruption (Dave Lenox) SUMMARY Many nonprofits experience periods of volitivity as a result of leadership turnover. Covid has accelerated some nonprofit leaders to leave an organization a…

140: A Nonprofit Leader’s Guide to Boosting Board Engagement (Lea Williams)

Jan. 13, 2022

140: A Nonprofit Leader’s Guide to Boosting Board Engagement (Lea Williams) SUMMARY The best nonprofit leaders create and maintain strategic partnerships between themselves, their staff, and their board. If you are looking t…

139: What Are the Best Practices of a Nonprofit Leader? (Katie O’Malley)

Jan. 6, 2022

139: What Are the Best Practices of a Nonprofit Leader? (Katie O’Malley) SUMMARY Have you found true passion along your career journey? Many in the nonprofit sector struggle to maintain their connection to the mission as t…

138: Global Expansion for Nonprofit Leaders (George Smith)

Dec. 30, 2021

138: Global Expansion for Nonprofit Leaders (George Smith) SUMMARY Regardless of where you are on Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership , insight gained from today’s episode with George Smith will no doubt up your game. Within …

137: Building A Strong Nonprofit Through Intentional Leadership (Teddy McDaniel)

Dec. 23, 2021

137: Building A Strong Nonprofit Through Intentional Leadership (Teddy McDaniel) SUMMARY Many for-profit leaders have followed their passion and transitioned to the nonprofit sector. Luckily for the Urban League of the Car…

136: Maximizing Volunteer Engagement as a Nonprofit Leader (Lauren Kaufman)

Dec. 16, 2021

136: Maximizing Volunteer Engagement as a Nonprofit Leader (Lauren Kaufman) SUMMARY Are you utilizing the full abilities of your best volunteers? As the leader of an all-volunteer organization that has seen a 40% growth in …