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Webinars

DIY Branding to Elevate Your Business I  November 2021
Presenter: 
Christy Batta

A walkthrough of branding principles and resources that will help you establish your practice's identity. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. View the slide deck.
Strategizing for Social Good: How Consultants Shape the Nonprofit Sector I  October 2021
Presenter: Leah Reisman


A look at research into consultants' roles in the nonprofit sector. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. Please email Leah for permission to share the webinar with others.
How to Ask for More in Your Nonprofit Consulting I  October 2021
Presenter: 
Mazarine Treyz

A guided look at asking for higher rates. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. View the slide deck
Back to You I  September 2021
Presenter: 
Sharolyn Payton

An interactive conversation to reflect, reset and re-align to make the end of the year what you want and need it to be. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version
Nonprofit.ist Book Club - Collecting Courage I  July 2021
Presenter: Nneka Allen, Nicole Salmon, Sherrie James


A discussion with authors and editors of Collecting Courage. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. Visit the book's website
Staying Safe & COVID Compliant I  June 2021
Presenter: 
Nancy Greene

A look at what you need to do to protect your practice during and after the pandemic. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only versionView the slide deck or slides on action plans for event planning. You can also visit Nancy's website to download her resource "The Negotiation Advantage." 
What the TikTok? Social Media for Fun + Profit I  May 2021
Presenter: 
Kate Runy

A look at using social media for your business. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. View the slide deck.
An Insider's Look at Fundraising Trends I  April 2021
Presenters: 
Mike Buckley and Tim Sarrantonio

A look at the Fundraising Effectiveness Project and how consultants can use the data. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. Download the slide deck.
Consultants Advancing Racial Equity I March 2021
Presenter: 
Melissa Johnson Hewitt

An open conversation with panel guests Becca Epstein and James Ratner. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version

3 Pillars of Learning Strategy I February 2021
Presenter: 
Nancy Bacon

A look at how learning strategies can influence your content offerings. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. Download the slides handout.


Pricing to Thrive I February 2021
Presenter: 
Erin Allgood

A workshop looking at how to build profitable and purpose-driven consulting businesses. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. Download the slide deck, resource packet and worksheet.

Reset I January 2021
Presenter: Heather Yandow

An interactive session looking back at the previous year and ahead at the new year. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version. Download the PDF version of the worksheet or use the Google Drive version

Managing Workflow I December 2020
Presenters: Jessica Kohnen and 
Jennifer Meder

A look at how you can maximize your impact by managing your workflow. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version.

Leading Amazing Webinars I November 2020
Presenter: Shannon Stagner

A look at how you can make your webinars engaging. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version and download the slide deck

So You Want to Write a Book I October 2020
Panelists: Dr. Beverly Browning, Shawnta Jackson, Jim Mueller and Stephen Nill


A panel discussion of the process of writing and publishing a book. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version.

Using Technology in Your Virtual Facilitation I September 2020
Presenter: Carol Hamilton

A look at how you can leverage familiar and new technologies for remote meetings and remote facilitation. View the full webinar and download a list of resources mentioned

Finally Make Email Work For You I June 2020
Presenter: Sarah Olivieri

An introduction on how to make email marketing work for your consulting practice. View the full webinar.

Interrogating Whiteness I March 2020
Presenter: Shannon Sullivan

A discussion of the concept of whiteness and one strategy for helping people unpack their whiteness. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version.

A Framework for Racial Equity I March 2020
Presenters: Sterling Freeman and Kathleen Crabbs

A deep dive into one tool for understanding racial equity. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version.

COVID-19 Impacts I March 2020 
Presenter: Kelly Perin

A conversation about COVID-19's impact on our work and life and how we might need to adapt. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version.

Seven Social Stress Solutions I February 2020 
Presenter: Susan Comfort 

A closer look at stress and the tools to manage it. View the full webinar.

What You Need to Know About Accounting I February 2020 
Presenters: Audrey Blackburn

Tips and best practices for managing the financial side of your business. View the full webinar.

 

Making Partnerships Work I October 2019
Presenters: Heather Yandow and Linda Lysakowski

A conversation about the best practices of partnerships. View the full webinar or listen to the audio-only version.


Tools

Anti-Racist Resources 
for Nonprofits I 
2020

A collection of the best anti-racist resources from nonprofit experts
Nonprofit Success 
Toolkit I 
2020

A set of tools, tips, and worksheets from the expert network

Articles 

How to Write an Online Profile That Gets You Noticed

Best practices for crafting a profile that stands out. By Naomi Lambert

5 Questions to Answer Before You Call a Consultant

What nonprofits should have in mind before they call you

5 Things Your Consultant Wants You to Know

Things your potential clients should know according to consultants.

RFPs are the Worst

A better way nonprofits can use to find the right consultant for their project


 Thinking About Reopening? Think Small

Things nonprofits should think about as we get closer to reopening. By Gary Gold-Moritz.


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Tools of the Trade

The resources below have been compiled from monthly community calls and webinars.

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