leadership

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16 competences to become a good leader in the third sector

This compilation is sourced from the European competence framework of third sector leadership created by the EU3leader project.

What skills does a leader in the third sector NOT need?

We move away from a personalistic approach to a leader towards a model of shared leadership integrated into the team, and this lower the pressure that is placed on a leader.

Carlos Cortés.   Source: Marketing Acción

Carlos Cortés: "It’s important to have several leaders networking among themselves and at the same level"

Carlos Cortés is a consultant and executive coach specializing in HR within the Social Third Sector. In this interview, he talks to us about leadership and leaders’ role in non-profit organization.

Reflections on Third Sector Leadership

A lot is written about what constitutes 'good leadership'. What skills and qualities do you need to achieve it?

Antonella Pasquini.    Source: Adrià Milan

Antonella Pasquini: "It is important to have an European framework of competences to look at and that can make out work in a common way"

Antonella Pasquini, supervisor and trainer of Lo Scrigno, talks about the leadership and entrepreneurial competences in the third sector organizations.

The report's cover.   Source: Wirtschafts Universität de Viena

Which are the challenges and opportunities for the Third Sector in Europe?

The Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien has published a report explaining the current state of the Third Sector in European territory.

Monika Stickler.

Monika Stickler: "Leadership work is to understand the special needs of your organization and to connect these with the beneficiaries"

Monika Stickler, from Österreichische Rotes Kreuz, talks about the leadership and entrepreneurial competences in the third sector organizations.

Gethyn Williams.      Source: Evessio

Gethyn Williams: “We are often asked as leaders in third sector organizations to do a lot with a very little resources”

Gethyn Williams, director of Development and engagement of Contact, talks about the leadership and entrepreneurial competences in the third sector organizations.

Margherita Bacigalupo.

Margherita Bacigalupo: "The EntreComp Framework can help the third sector to pursue its own goals of creating social value for others"

Margherita Bacigalupo, research fellow at Joint Research Centre of European Commission, talks about the Entrepreneurship Competence Framework (EntreComp) and how non-profit organizations could benefit to it.

David Martí, during his speech.        Source: Adrià Milan.

Renewing leadership in Europe’s third sector

Barcelona hosted the second transnational meeting #EU3leader where Third Sector experts were talking about leadership and how to reinvent organizations in Europe.

Resilient leaders: resilient sector

Third sector leaders daily operate in an environment of VUCA (volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity), according to ACOSVO's CEO.

A safe kitchen where a new culture of participation is cooking

Scouting in Catalonia has a history of active participation in social movements and turning points in the 20th century, a certain flair for activism. But is that so? Has Scouting as an organisation always been there, pushing?

Can better governance help UK charities through today’s trials?

Taking steps to boost leadership excellence should help counter the challenges faced by UK charities, writes Jonathan Lindsell.

Time to honor the fearless donor

In this article first published on PhilanTopic blog, Derrick Feldman focuses on retaining the most valuable donors.

Three tips for leading change

"We often focus a great deal of our energies on the processes, systems or tasks that need to be changed, and not enough on the attitudes, values and mind-sets", writes Emily Sun in this article posted on Clore Social Leadership blog.

Charity leadership in the age of digital

"Digital has changed everything". In this article posted on the NCVO blog, Karl Wilding offers an insight into the challenges faced by charity leaders in the digital society.

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