Hear Ald. Murphy, Wed., May 21,
on Developing Leadership and Collective Impact
in Milwaukee. Register by May 16.
Paul Schmitz speaks Wed.,
July 23, on Cultivating the
Register by July 18.
"Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others."
– Jack Welch
by Margaret Thom
Membership Manager, Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee
Leadership development includes influence, integrity, accountability, achievement, delegation, decisiveness, and much more. Leadership is the theme for our May e-newsletter and our new member-only events this year for several reasons:
Members-Only Networking Events
All staff, board members, and volunteers of NPC member organizations are invited to network with a leader who’ll share a few remarks on the topic of leadership and with their nonprofit colleagues. Advance registration is required for these free events. Arrive by 5:15 pm for a complimentary drink ticket. Enjoy light refreshments.
1. Developing Leadership and Collective Impact in Milwaukee is the theme for our event with Alderman Michael J. Murphy, on Wed., May 21, 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Best Place at the historic Pabst Brewery, Milwaukee.
Alderman Michael J. Murphy, first elected in 1989 and now serving his seventh term for the 10th District, is the longest-serving member of the current Common Council. On February 11, 2014, he was elected by his peers to serve as the 47th President of the Milwaukee Common Council. We’ve asked him to address the following questions and answer some of your questions.
2. Everyone Leaves: Cultivating the Next Generation of Leaders is the theme for Public Allies CEO Paul Schmitz on Wed., July 23, 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Best Place at the historic Pabst Brewery, Milwaukee.
Paul Schmitz is CEO of Public Allies, which advances leadership to strengthen communities, nonprofits, and civic participation across the country; founder of Public Allies Milwaukee; and author of Everyone Leads: Building Leadership from the Community Up. He is stepping down from Public Allies in August.
More to Come
We’ll have another members-only event in the fall. Stay tuned for details. We hope to see you at one or more of our upcoming networking events!
To close, here's a quote to ponder: “To lead people, walk behind them.” – Lao Tzu