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Coaching Skills for Nonprofit Professionals

Workplace coaching has been shown to increase motivation and trust between leaders and employees. How can nonprofit leaders develop their coaching skills to help their employees flourish?


Learn what it takes to build a culture of coaching in your organization to help with professional growth, communication, and building trust. In this workshop participants will practice coaching activities in small groups to strengthen their skills and get feedback from others. Learn about coaching communication styles, questioning strategies, and the different types of coaching. Participants will leave with hours of coaching practice under their belt, and tools to implement coaching in the workplace.

There will be a pre-session assignment. You will receive the instructions at least 1 week before the session.

Topics Addressed: executive coaching, leadership coaching, questioning, communication


Course Level: Intermediate


Who should attend:


  • Nonprofit managers or directors who supervise others in the workplace.
  • Leaders and executives looking to build their coaching skills to improve outcomes in the workplace.
  • CNM Members working toward their Volunteer Management certificate


Method of Facilitation: peer to peer coaching, role play, discussion, reflection


This work will amplify the impact of nonprofits by helping participants:


  • Learn the coaching core competencies and how they intersect with leadership.
  • Use the coach approach to identify employee needs, set goals, create action plans, and provide feedback.
  • Practice applying coaching frameworks and strategies in small groups.
May 15th, 2020 9:00 AM   through   3:30 PM
37 Peabody St., Suite 201
Nashvlle, TN 37210
United States
Phone: 6152590100
Workshop Price
Member $130 / Nonmember $260 $ 260.00
Certificate Details
Certificate Course Coaching Skills for Nonprofit Professionals - CI, Coaching Skills for Nonprofit Professionals - Nonprofit Leadership, Coaching Skills for Nonprofit Professionals - VPM