April

Attendees Announced: Your Leadership Edge – Innovative leadership for you and your community

April 29, 2011

Your Leadership Edge is a powerful learning experience for people who wish to make their communities better places to live by developing an awareness of their community’s needs, an exploration of their personal leadership capacity and a framework for exercising civic leadership. Next week we begin...

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KLC Alum has reached a civic leadership milestone in Wichita

April 29, 2011

Below is a post by KLC Alum, Anita Mendoza, who completed a Context & Competencies program in 2010. We are excited to share this civic leadership milestone. The Kansas Leadership Center promotes civic engagement and courageous acts of leadership for the purpose of creating stronger, healthier,...

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A Look Back on Kansas Civic Leadership – Context and Competencies

April 28, 2011

The Kansas Leadership Center believes engaging diverse voices is important to making progress on the issues Kansans care about the most. That’s why the Kansas Leadership Center hosted 26 Kansans from throughout the state for the fifth Kansas Civic Leadership – Context & Competencies program...

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Sometimes, we learn the most from those we like the least

April 25, 2011

Their critics sometimes call them trolls, but don't confuse them with the trolls living under bridges. On any given morning, you can find them living under the article you’re reading on your community newspaper’s Web site anonymously and often harshly criticizing the article. Journalists and...

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Is your nonprofit ready to get messy?

April 18, 2011

This blog is from the Kansas Health Foundation Blog written on Wednesday, April 13th. When we’re in uncharted territory, the temptation is to gravitate toward what we’re comfortable with. But many times, that’s not the right path for nonprofits, according to Heather McLeod Grant, a consultant...

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4 leadership lessons from Three Cups of Tea

April 7, 2011

(Photo taken by Elle Epp from Flickr)

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