Engaging Your Board & Others in Difficult Decisions

Wed, Mar 08, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Achieving your organization’s goals often requires understanding and alignment across multiple stakeholders. Board members, staff, donors, and stakeholders of all types need to be engaged in the planning and implementation of new strategies and actions. But how can you do this efficiently when there may be many... (continued)

$9.00
Webinar

Taggedboard meetingsboard engagementleading meetingsleadershipdecision making

Principles for Intergroup Projects

Published by the Association for the Study and Development of Community for the Community Foundations/Intergroup Relations Program (2001) This document describes ten principles for effective efforts to strengthen intergroup relations, using a review of social science research (including reports on practitioner experience),... (continued)

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Knoweldge Management (KM) Roadmap to Success

This article offers five key steps to success in implementing organization-wide knowledge management including the activities for each step and potential roadblocks. The steps are: Get Started, Develop Strategy, Design and Launch, Expand and Support, and Institutionalize.

This article offers five key steps to... (continued)

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Training and Development Resources (TRDEV)

Strong focus on helping individuals to learn knowledge, skills, attitudes, etc., in regard to improving individual performance, eg, about career development, communications, creativity, employee performance, evaluations, group performance, group skills, guiding skills, interpersonal skills, leadership development,... (continued)

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Logic Models - Useful and Affordable Decision Making Tools

Strategy plays a big part in how our team determines when a new program or product idea is worth investing in. We have so many factors to consider when rolling out something new and I have found logic models to be a great way to help us break them down and direct us in the... (continued)

TaggedLogic Modelsstrategydecision makingTrue ImpactGood Done Great

Feedback Is Critical to Improving Performance

This article states that effective and timely feedback is a critical component of a successful performance management program.

This article states that effective and timely feedback is a critical component of a successful performance management... (continued)

Taggedhuman resources / personnelhuman resourcespersonal and team productivityemployee performance evaluationteam productivitypersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solving

Top Five Reasons Employees Resist Change

This article explains that proactive communication is key in overcoming resistance to change management processes. It includes the Resistance Management Customization Grid which helps planners gauge an appropriate response.

This article explains that proactive communication is key in overcoming resistance to change... (continued)

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Master Facilitator Journal

This journal explores the various roles of facilitation including working groups, or as coach, teacher, trainer, and mentor. NOTE: A paid membership is required to view this resource.

This journal explores the various roles of facilitation including working groups, or as coach, teacher, trainer, and mentor. NOTE: A paid membership... (continued)

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Developing Effective Teams

Team work is rarely simple, easy, or natural. It's not enough to announce “we're a team” and expect results. This concise guide can help your team get going, deal with predictable problems, and improve teamwork at any stage of your team's development.

http://www.fieldstonealliance.org/productdetails.cfm?PC=115

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Wilder Nonprofit Field Guide to Developing Effective Teams

This book provides 14 tools that assist in developing effective teams. It also provides worksheets, tips and additional overviews and references.

This book provides 14 tools that assist in developing effective teams. It also provides worksheets, tips and additional overviews and... (continued)

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Conflict Resolution Management (CRM)

Article describeing Conflict Resolution Management techniques, which is a preventative tool to defuse potential conflicts.

Article describeing Conflict Resolution Management techniques, which is a preventative tool to defuse potential conflicts.

http://www.coachingnetwork.org.uk/information-portal/articles/ViewArticle.asp

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Study Guides and Strategies

Study Guides and Strategies is a collaborative project to help learners help themselves. This site gives access to the latest learning techniques developed to help adult learners adapt to new environments and keep basic writing and reading skills sharp.

http://www.studygs.net/

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Staff Incentives Can Boost Morale - Inexpensively

This article shares inexpensive recognition and revitalization techniques that keep employees

motivated.

This article shares inexpensive recognition and revitalization techniques that keep employees

motivated.

https://www.humana.com/provider/support/publications

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Whale Done!

This book shows how to make accentuating the positive and redirecting the negative tools to increase productivity, instead of creating situations that demoralize people.

http://www.amazon.com/Whale-Done-Power-Positive-Relationships/dp/074323538X

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

Using E-mail Effectively

E-mail helps us craft clear messages, make progress between time zones, and record our commitments and achievements. But it can also increase our workload by exposing us to a great number of messages and because it can’t communicate tone of voice or body language, it creates opportunities for misunderstanding. This guide offers... (continued)

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvingcritical thinkingcreative thinkingdecision making(assertivenessattitude

4-1-1 on Constructive Criticism

Article offering general guidelines for giving constructive criticism. It emphasizes the need to speak respectfully and point out the positive as well as the negative.

Article offering general guidelines for giving constructive criticism. It emphasizes the need to speak respectfully and point out the positive as well as the negative.

http://www.inc.com/articles/2001/08/23257.html

Taggedpersonneltime managementteam buildingburnoutproblem solvinghuman resources / personnelhuman resourcespersonal and team productivityemployee performance evaluationteam productivity