Features and Benefits:
- Case studies of nonprofit leadership that affirm public-minded, mission-driven leaders and acknowledge their contributions
- Critical review of literature on leadership that encourages diversity in leadership models and approaches
- Chapters on leadership constructs such as fit, dynamics, readiness and flow that provide useful insights and methods to enable success
- Overarching concept of alignment that reframes leadership as an active process where the awareness of and response to the interplay of multiple, relevant factors matters more than charisma, pedigree or power
Leadership in Nonprofit Organizations is an ideal core text for graduate courses in nonprofit leadership. It could be used as a supplementary text in graduate courses in organization development and leadership, as well as courses in community development, human ecology, and human services. In addtion, practitioners, managers, and nonprofit organizational stakeholders will find it of great interest.