Leadership Effectiveness

Without strong leaders and teams nonprofit organizations can struggle to sustain their successes and increase their impact. Our services, tools, and insights provide advice to CEOs and senior team leaders who aim to become more effective nonprofit leaders.

Our Services

Leadership Program: Leading for Impact

Leading for Impact brings together nonprofit executive directors/CEOs and their senior team members in a six-month-long program to build capabilities across the critical dimensions of highly effective nonprofit leaders and their teams. This is an opportunity to explore content and tools used by Bridgespan in our work advising nonprofit clients, to apply those tools in meeting organizational priorities, and to do so in partnership with a select group of nonprofit leaders.

Nonprofit Job Board

Our nonprofit job board, specializing in leadership positions, features full and part-time jobs with nonprofit organizations as well as board of director positions. Browse available jobs or post a position today.

Networking Groups

Join one of several online networking communities hosted by Bridgespan to exchange ideas, best practices, and network with peers in the nonprofit sector. These LinkedIn groups range from role based groups including CEO, operations, and finance, to groups designed for those who have transitioned from a for-profit to a nonprofit career.

Featured Content

How to Develop Yourself as a Nonprofit Leader

Six senior nonprofit leaders who have spent their entire careers in the nonprofit sector offer advice to mid-level nonprofit managers looking to move into senior nonprofit leadership roles.

Nonprofit Leadership Development: What's Your "Plan A" for Growing Future Leaders?

Many nonprofit leaders and boards confront the question of leadership development only when faced with a succession crisis. Rather than an ad hoc response to crisis, this guide treats leadership development as a proactive and systematic investment in building a pipeline of leaders within an organization, sharing strategies nonprofits can use in their day-to-day operations.

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