Once a Researcher Always a Researcher? - How to Advance Your Career

Track: Strategic Management

Session Number: 1007
Date: Sat, Aug 11th, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: Room 301-303

Description:

This session will explore the field of Prospect Research and the many opportunities of growth and career advancement in fundraising. The presenter will share her personal experience with hiring, training, retaining and promoting her staff, both within her operation and outside of her shop. She will share the many paths that a career in Research can offer. Attendee will come away with a fresh perspective about professional development and some practical ideas and suggestions on how to advance from their current positions.

Please note: This session will be recorded.
Session Type: Breakout Session

Primary Competency: PR:Competency 9: Organization and Fundraising Knowledge
Secondary Competency: CA:Competency 7: Collaboration and Relationship Building
Tertiary Competency: PR:Competency 10: Research and Campaign
Intended Audience Level: Level I, Level II
Recommended Prerequisites: none
Learning Objective #1: Attendees will learn a series of concrete steps and suggestion on hiring, retention, and promotion of talented staff.
Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and participate by sharing their experiences and concerns
Learning Objective #2: Help your staff develop a career path for personal growth and professional advancement.
Shop Size: All Shop Sizes
Session Type: Breakout Session

Primary Competency: PR:Competency 9: Organization and Fundraising Knowledge
Secondary Competency: CA:Competency 7: Collaboration and Relationship Building
Tertiary Competency: PR:Competency 10: Research and Campaign
Intended Audience Level: Level I, Level II
Recommended Prerequisites: none
Learning Objective #1: Attendees will learn a series of concrete steps and suggestion on hiring, retention, and promotion of talented staff.
Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and participate by sharing their experiences and concerns
Learning Objective #2: Help your staff develop a career path for personal growth and professional advancement.
Shop Size: All Shop Sizes