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Invest In Us So We Can Invest in You!

March 9-13 we kick off Social Work Management Week (#SocialWorkersLead) during Social Work Month to recognize the outstanding achievements of social work and human services managers. We will highlight the importance of professional development for future leaders.   As Network members you have committed to your career advancement, mentoring others and changing communities. To help… Read more »

Take Our Professional Development Needs Survey

As we begin 2015, you may be considering your next big career move or how to make more professional connections.  Whatever your goals, we want to create networking and professional development opportunities that meet your needs. To ensure we are on the right track in producing the programs and services that are right for you,… Read more »

Addressing the Needs of Human Service Managers

Many people are eager to enter the helping profession, but quickly are confronted with daunting caseloads and management staff that are not overly available and present. As such, professionals in the human services field are often left unfulfilled. I became motivated to write The Essential Handbook for Highly Effective Human Service Managers in response to… Read more »

Looking to Get Involved? Here Are 10 Ways You Can Engage With the Network!

The Network for Social Work Management offers many tools to create your own professional development and networking plan. Below are 10 ideas for engaging with us to build your skills and meet great colleagues and mentors. Also, don’t forget to connect with us, to let us know what you’re most interested in. Be a Guru:… Read more »

Save the Date: June 4-5 for the Network’s 2015 Conference

Save the dates of June 4-5 for the Network for Social Work Management’s 2015 Annual Conference. This year’s event will be held in Washington, D.C. and graciously hosted by Howard University. In D.C., you can explore famous destinations that capture our nation’s rich history and major social policy achievements. Also, experience a multi- cultural atmosphere… Read more »

Final Reminder: International Mentorship Applications Due 9/15!

The deadline to apply for our International Mentorship Program is quickly approaching! Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from great teachers and develop a relationship with a mentor that will nurture your career. For seasoned leaders, this is your chance to give back to our profession and work with rising stars and eager students.   Applications… Read more »

Apply to the Network’s Mentorship Program by Sept. 15!

As children return to school this fall, you too can seek new ways to fulfill your own educational goals through the Network’s mentorship program. This program will revive memories of your school days when a favorite teacher or professor made a difference in your life. This program offers you the opportunity to learn from great teachers… Read more »