Dare to Lead: Becoming More Courageous & Authentic

Dare to Lead™: Becoming More Courageous and Authentic (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • May 25, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Fans of Dr. Brené Brown — renowned author, researcher, speaker and podcaster — will enjoy this interactive, deep dive into Dare to Lead™, guided by local connection expert Liz Wooten-Reschke, MPA CDTLF CGT. The changes required by nonprofits will only happen if community leaders are committed to courage and managers are willing to lead by Read More

Boost Your Mental Fitness

Boost Your Mental Fitness to Lead Courageously (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • June 10, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Your internal voice plays a significant role in helping you achieve your success or derail your progress. There are 10 saboteurs that can wreak havoc on your personal and professional life. Imagine what life could be like when you learn to move away from negative self-talk. After this class, you can, and you will. Much Read More

CFO Roundtable

CFO Roundtable (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • June 15, 2021
    8:30 am - 10:30 am EST

Great minds DON’T all think alike, thankfully. As nonprofit CFOs, getting fresh perspectives on pressing challenges can be just the push we need to propel us forward. Our CFO Roundtable, drawing on the collective wisdom of the group, will help you identify new ideas, tools, or strategies to help you meet or exceed your goals. The session will Read More

Certificate in Grant Writing

Certificate in Grant Writing (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Session 1
    June 17, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
  • Session 2
    June 24, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
  • Session 3
    July 1, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
  • Session 4
    July 8, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

To succeed in today’s competitive grant writing environment, fundraisers and nonprofit professionals must practice and master critical skills to develop winning proposals. Now, you can take your career and impact to the next level by obtaining your Certificate in Grant Writing. During this interactive, four-day certificate program designed for those who are new to grant Read More

Change your mindset, change your life

Leadership Mindfulness Series: Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Mindfulness 101
    June 30, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
  • The Power of Self-Awareness
    July 14, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Life constantly demands our attention. But when we become fixated on the past or worried about the future, we often miss the most vital parts and possibilities of our present situation. Cultivating a state where you are consistently present in the moment is not impossible, but it takes practice. In this two-part Leadership Mindfulness Series, Read More

Self-Leadership for Nonprofit Leaders

Leadership Begins by Looking in the Mirror: Self-Leadership for Nonprofit Leaders (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • July 7, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Self-leadership is taking responsibility for our outcomes, setting the direction for our lives, and managing our priorities. Self-leaders work at all levels of an organization — from the front line to middle management to the C-suite. Self-leadership requires a commitment to decide what you want from life and to do the work to achieve the Read More

Communicate and Amplify Your Brand Series (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Perfect Your Pitch
    July 15, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
  • Master the Art of Storytelling
    July 29, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
  • Elevate Your Brand
    September 2, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Session 1: Perfect Your Pitch Virtual-July 15, 2021 8:30 am-12:30 pm EST If you bumped into your dream funder or dream boss in an elevator and had two uninterrupted minutes, could you land the funds or the job? You could after this course — the first in a three-part series — to perfect your pitch. Read More

Work Interrupted: Take Back Control of Your Workday

Work, Interrupted: Take Back Control of Your Workday (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • July 21, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Studies show that during an average workday, a person can lose up to three hours to interruptions and time mismanagement. By identifying your most common daily disruptions and developing strategies to manage them, you can take back control over your day and increase your productivity — all while minimizing work-related stress. Managing interruptions has a Read More

Nonprofit fundraising 101

Fundraising 101: Fund Development Fundamentals (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Session 1
    July 22, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
  • Session 2
    August 5, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Fundraising is essential to the success of every nonprofit organization. In this interactive course, you will learn the basic skills and essential techniques to become a successful fundraiser. During this 2-day high-energy program, fundraising expert Sara Leonard will share the necessary skills you need to make a larger impact, no matter your position in the Read More

Building Trust: A Superpower During Changing Times

Building Trust: A Superpower During Changing Times (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • July 28, 2021
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

Developing a positive approach to both expected and unexpected change is an essential skill in today’s workplace. The need to adjust and alter plans and expectations is now a normal part of life. What remains constant in today’s ever-changing environment is the need for strong relationships built on trust and respect to make the process Read More