Tuesday, February 25, 2020
8:30 - 10:00 a.m.
United Way of San Diego County
In her book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, Stanford University professor, Dr. Carol Dweck, defines a growth mindset as a belief that talents can be developed through hard work, good strategies, and input from others. Those with fixed mindsets believe their talents cannot be changed. Teams that promote and foster a growth mindset tend to be more collaborative, empowered and committed--all factors we need in an effective development program.
Understand the markers of a growth mindset versus a fixed mindset
Identify strategies to encourage growth mindsets in your team
Identify ways to help fixed and growth mindset people work together
Presenter: Alice Ferris, MBA, CFRE, ACFRE
Alice L. Ferris, MBA, CFRE, ACFRE is the founder of GoalBusters, providing hands-on, comprehensive fundraising leadership for small to medium-sized philanthropic organizations. The GoalBusters team offers services in development and campaign assessment, strategic planning, campaign direction, board and team training, grant writing, and specialty services for public and community media. For the last 30 years, Alice has worked extensively in fundraising for public media, rural healthcare, education, and science organizations, among others. Alice thrives in finding creative solutions for the fundraising challenges of small organizations, as well as teaching and training about practical and realistic tactics.
Applicable for all levels
Attendance is free for AFP members.
Each group webinar conference offers CFRE credits.