About this course

Proficiency Area: Leading.

Mission Leadership is an organization's ability to inspire people within the organization to work toward a common vision and mission.

In the second lesson toward your silver Merit badge, you'll explore:

  • Four styles of leadership that uniquely support mission-focused leadership in our nonprofits.

  • A look at who can show these types of leadership (hint: everyone can!).

  • A leadership style self-assessment to help you better understand your own natural and preferred leadership styles.

Course curriculum

  • 1


    • Assessing Mission-Focused Leadership

  • 2

    Approaches to Build Mission-Focused Leadership

    • Approaches that Build Mission-Focused Leadership

    • Check your learning

    • Reflection Exercise: Mission-Focused Leadership in Your Nonprofit

  • 3

    Closing thoughts...

    • Your Perspective: Mission-Focused Leadership

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