Colette Ellis Edit Name
User joined Fri, May 01, 2009 at 11:11AM UTC last seen Thu, Feb 23, 2017 at 11:05PM UTC
I’m an author, coach and public speaker on mindfulness, motivation, and workplace stress. As founder of InStep Consulting, I have traveled the globe facilitating personal growth and professional training for leaders from countries including Australia, Botswana, Bulgaria, Chile, Lithuania, Mexico, Poland, and Vietnam. Clients transform their lives and realize results faster via my insightful coaching and interactive seminars on employee wellness, leadership development, and team building. I'm a certified instructor of 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, FOCUS: Achieving Your Highest Priorities, and Coping with Work & Family Stress™, a research-based curriculum developed at Yale University School of Medicine. A featured eHow.com contributor on Workplace Morale, my tips and advice have appeared in Real Simple Magazine and online at CBSNews.com and CNN.com. I have been a featured speaker for 85 Broads, 100 Women in Hedge Funds, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, Citibank at Work, Foundation Center, Healthcare Unbound, Ignite Gotham, HSBC Bank USA, Lean Startup Machine, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, New York City Bar Association, Strata Rx, US Small Business Administration, and Women for Hire.
Wed, Apr 12, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
You can’t serve others unless you take care of yourself. That's why the airlines advise you to put on your oxygen mask first before helping others. With so much at stake for your clients, for your organization, for your cause— it can be easy to overlook your needs! Yet, the constant... (continued)
Gail Bower is the founder and president of Bower & Co. Consulting LLC, a revenue strategy firm that helps nonprofits and associations become self-sufficient by developing reliable sources of earned and non-dues revenue.
Though she launched Bower & Co. in 2005, Gail has been working with nonprofits of all sizes and scope for... (continued)
Wed, Dec 02, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
What will happen the next time you have the opportunity to connect with an elected official or other potential sponsor? Imagine that s/he is standing in front of you, curious and asks: "How can I help?" What will you say?
To create lasting and sustainable change, you need strong advocacy and... (continued)
Are you seeking to attract and retain talent? Would you like to better define and articulate your message to donors? Do you want to identify new funding opportunities? The Competent Advantage™ Nonprofit Assessment is 30-question assessment that helps executive directors and board members make informed, competent decisions... (continued)
InStep Consulting helps social impact leaders and organizations identify their Competent Advantage™: You Want to DO More – We Help You to BE More.
To create lasting and sustainable change, social impact leaders need strong communication skills and creative emotional intelligence to build rapport with funders, customers, and strategic partners. We... (continued)
Sam Frank founded Synthesis Partnership to advise non-profit organizations in strategy, planning and organizational development. The largest share of his practice is devoted strategic planning, but he also works with clients on board governance, change management, facility, program and business planning, and training.
In 2009 he co-founded Nonprofit Webinars and... (continued)