Fundraiser, How Is Your Relationship With Your Supervisor?
The ultimate goal for you is to make your supervisor look good while seeking the praise and confidence of your boss's boss for your performance. If this is secured in a positive, nonthreatening way, the confidence in you by your superior will soar, and you will be on your way to becoming a supervisor, too!
The bottom line is you affect the long-term relationship with your supervisor by your actions and reactions. Make the relationship with your supervisor a positive one.
It is all about how you view the food chain!
F. Duke Haddad, EdD, CFRE, is currently associate director of development, director of capital campaigns and director of corporate development for The Salvation Army Indiana Division in Indianapolis, Indiana. In addition, he is also president of Duke Haddad and Associates, LLC, and freelance instructor for Nonprofit Web Advisor.
He has been a contributing author to NonProfit PRO for the past 13 years.
He received his doctorate degree from West Virginia University with an emphasis on education administration, master’s degree from Marshall University with an emphasis in public administration and a bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University in business administration, with an emphasis in marketing/management. He has also done post graduate work at the University of Louisville.