Knowledge and Skills For High Impact Leadership

Leading Teams towards enhanced Organisational Impact

Course overview

Managing an NGO for maximum impact involves mobilising not only your staff but also your board and the civil society. In this course you will explore explore the context, learn tools to improve team performance and craft a communication message to be used on different channels.

Who should attend 

The course will benefit in particular:

  • Senior managers and leaders of non-profit organisations: directors, heads of programmes,
  • Founders of non-profit organisations
  • Board members


Day 1:
Exploring the Context: Sustainable Development Concepts and Trends

Day 2:
Improving Effectiveness: Strategic Management, Crisis Management and Change Management

Day 3:
Challenges for Senior Management Team Performance; Mobilising your Staff and your Board

Day 4:
Developing Practical Strategies for Negotiations

Day 5:
Enhancing Impact through Partnerships and Strategic Alliances with Civil Society, Public and Private Sector

Day 6:
Developing an Effective Communication Strategy for Leaders: Oral Presentations, Radio and TV Interviews

Interested in having this course conducted tailor-made for your organisation? please contact us at courses[at] or call +41 22 731 76 66