Board Governance

Boot Camp for Nonprofit Board Members

Date: 
February 27, 2016 - 8:30am - 3:30pm
Location: 
D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K Street, NW, First Floor, Washington DC, 20005

For nonprofit organizations, one of the hardest tasks is to recruit individuals to serve on the Nonprofit’s board of directors and to educate new directors about the duties and responsibilities of Board service.

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Boot Camp for Nonprofit Board Members

Date: 
November 14, 2015 - 8:30am - 3:30pm
Location: 
D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K Street, NW, First Floor, Washington DC, 20005

For nonprofit organizations, one of the hardest tasks is to recruit individuals to serve on the Nonprofit’s board of directors and to educate new directors about the duties and responsibilities of Board service.

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National Nonprofit Conference

Date: 
April 20, 2016 - 9:00am - April 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: 
Sheraton Tysons Hotel • McLean, Virginia

 

 

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Executive Preparation Institute-Senior Management Cohort

September 11, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pm



Build a better nonprofit by making yourself a more effective leader. The Senior Management Cohort is a six-part course that focuses on leadership development. Designed for nonprofit professionals at the management and senior level, this Cohort welcomes individuals looking to enhance their leadership skills and take the next step into an executive role.

Participants will have a chance to listen to industry experts about all possible facets of nonprofit leadership. The program will be comprised of panel and group discussions, seminars, and guest speakers to ensure maximum learning. The class will convene one Friday per month for six months.

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Executive Preparation Institute-Senior Management Cohort

 

 

Build a better nonprofit by making yourself a more effective leader. The Senior Management Cohort is a six-part course that focuses on leadership development. Designed for nonprofit professionals at the management and senior level, this Cohort welcomes individuals looking to enhance their leadership skills and take the next step into an executive role.

Participants will have a chance to listen to industry experts about all possible facets of nonprofit leadership. The program will be comprised of panel and group discussions, seminars, and guest speakers to ensure maximum learning. The class will convene one Friday per month for six months.

 

Senior Management Cohort participants will:

  • Learn from area nonprofit, government, and corporate experts around topics including nonprofit finances, budgeting and fundraising, board governance, leadership tips and tools, evaluations, and how to tell your story.
     
  • Gain insights into your own and others' leadership styles through DISC Assessment.
     
  • Have access to other professional development courses through the Center's education program that will maximize your learning. 
     
  • Be a member of a cohort of like-minded professionals in a safe place for robust discussions.

Is your Board on Board? How to Ensure Accountability and Appropriate Nonprofit Governance

November 4, 2015 - 9:30am - 11:30am

Faculty: Rachel Werner, RBW Strategy, LLC

Course Objective: Learn the roles and responsibilities of Board members vs. nonprofit staff, and leverage the skills of both to manage nonprofit organizations most effectively. Also discuss common issues and challenges, and identifying when to disengage with Board members who are not fulfilling their duties.
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Location: 
Center for Nonprofit Advancement, 1666 K Street, NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC 20006
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Is Your Board on Board?

by Rachel Werner, MPA, GPC, PMP, Owner and CEO, RBW Strategy, LLC

On Thursday, May 7, I will be conducting a training with my dear friend and colleague, Ayda Sanver at the Center for Nonprofit Advancement in Washington, D.C. We’ll be discussing a topic that I know is near and dear to many – disengaged boards and miscommunication between nonprofit board and staff.
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