An organizational leader in today’s society needs a comprehensive set of financial, operational and executive skills that combine the best qualities of leaders from each sector.The Bridgespan Group provides an article on their website on building leadership and how to develop oneself as a nonprofit leader. The link to the article can be found below.
In order to understand opportunities for growth each organization must identify its current capacity. McKinsey and Company has developed an Organizational Capacity Assessment Tool (OCAT) that is a free online tool that helps nonprofit organizations assess their operational capacity and identify strengths and areas for improvement.
This article by Social Research offers a definition of evaluation, types of evaluations, and sample goals and strategies for evaluating programs. http://www.socialresearchmethods.net/kb/intreval.php