Colette Ellis

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... (continued)

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Nonprofit Boards & Effective Governance

Wed, Jan 11, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

The nonprofit governing board has been described as an ineffective group of effective people. Why do nonprofits so broadly fail to use their boards wisely? And how might they do better? This webinar will touch upon a comprehensive range of issues in a way that will be relevant to almost every... (continued)


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Board Tune-up Kit

The Board Tune-up Kit consists of guided discussions that will help your board better fulfill its leadership and governance responsibilities.

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The Power of Coaching in Capacity Building

An increasing number of studies of nonprofit capacity, effectiveness and leadership are including coaching in their recommended steps to improve the flourishing of the sector. But what is coaching and how can it return a reasonable investment on the funds needed to do it. These slides are the outline of a webinar offered... (continued)

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Martha Pritchard Spear, CFRE

Martha Pritchard Spear, CFRE is a veteran fundraising professional with over 27 years experience developing relationships and raising money for nonprofit organizations. A methodical strategist, innovative thinker and inspiring leader, Martha delivers results including increased number of donors, larger average gifts, greater fund-raising income, new... (continued)

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Key Secrets to Inspiring Your Board to Fundraise

Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Are you sick and tired of board members who refuse to fundraise? Guess what? You can heal yourself and give a shot of much-needed energy to your volunteers, simply by learning these key secrets – and sharing them. That’s right! Just get inside your board members’ heads a bit, and you can change ‘reluctant’ to... (continued)

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InStep Consulting LLC

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)


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"After the First Conversation"

We can all agree that identifying, cultivating, and successfully recruiting good Board members is hard work. But, once they say "yes," the process of keeping them active, productive, and happy must become integral to the daily schedule of the CEO of every nonprofit business. In this issue, Lou Markwith continues with reasons and means... (continued)

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