Ruth Sherman knows more than her share of leaders. She has been hired by many to help them hone their communications skills. It may not surprise you that CEO’s and celebrities, alike, rely on sharp and polished presentations. But it may be less obvious that these “soft skills” are necessary in nonprofit leadership. According to Ruth, it’s the ability to effectively communicate and inspire, that places the leader ahead of the rest.

Ruth Sherman

In this podcast, Ruth gives us the benefit of some of the most important tips for effective communication. Take a listen and you’ll discover new ways to help you and to move your organization’s stakeholders toward greater impact.


On May 19, 2016, Ruth will be a featured speaker at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s  4th Annual Conference for Women in Nonprofit Leadership  presented by its Center for Excellence.