Be Ready Series: Hurricane & Other Disaster Preparedness (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Personal Preparedness
    July 9, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Organizational Preparedness
    July 23, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Be Ready Series Disasters, both humanmade and natural, are a regular occurrence in our lives. Just because you are prepared for a hurricane, doesn’t mean you are ready for a mass shooting, event, or flood. All disasters are different and require you to prepare and respond accordingly — as individuals and as nonprofit leaders. In Read More

Developing Social & Emotional Intelligence (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • July 16, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Countless studies show that effective leadership is more closely tied to emotional intelligence than cognitive skills or technical abilities. Yet, leaders often invest much of their time and effort in enhancing the cognitive and technical aspects of their work. In this program, you will deepen your understanding of what emotional intelligence is and isn’t. You’ll Read More

Self-Leadership for Nonprofit Leaders (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • August 4, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Self-leadership is about taking responsibility for our outcomes, setting direction for our lives, and having tools to manage priorities. Self-leaders work at all levels of an organization. They are front-line workers in every possible role, middle managers, and CEOs. Self-leaders like Jeff Vinik and Derrick Brooks worked hard to achieve their dreams without using the Read More

CFO Roundtable

Laurel Westmoreland


  • August 18, 2020
    8:30 am - 10:30 am

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

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

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Session 1
    August 25, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Session 2
    September 15, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

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

Developing a Growth Mindset (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • August 27, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

There are two mindsets that have a great impact on our ability to learn, grow and achieve our goals. GROWTH MINDSET: The belief that we are in control of our skills and that they can be developed and improved. That we have the capacity to learn and grow. Skills are built. FIXED MINDSET: The belief Read More

Work, Interrupted: Taking Back Control of Your Workday

Laurel Westmoreland


  • September 10, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Do you want greater control over your time, and ultimately, your life? 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 disruptions and developing strategies to manage them, you can take back control over your day and increase your Read More

2020 Leadership Conference: Lead Courageously

Jessica Dvoracsek


  • 2020 Leadership Conference
    October 13, 2020
    8:00 am - 2:15 pm

Join us for NLC’s 10th Annual Leadership Conference featuring Neil Pasricha, New York Times best-selling author and leading authority on intentional living October 13, 2020 Tampa Marriott Water Street 505 Water St. | Tampa, FL  CONFERENCE AGENDA 8:00-9:10 a.m.        Registration & Networking; Exhibition Hall Opens 9:15-10:15 a.m.        Session 1 (Four breakout Read More

Certificate in Volunteer Management

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Series Registration
    October 21, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Certificate in Volunteer Management teaches best practices relevant to today’s volunteer manager. Designed to address the challenges all volunteer managers encounter to recruit, retain and reward their volunteers, the curriculum is designed by Hands On Network, the volunteer-focused arm of Points of Light Institute. NLC Trainer Sara Leonard, MBA, CFRE  leads sessions that are interactive, Read More

Nonprofit Board Governance Rock Star Certificate Series

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Session 1 - How to be a Board Rock Star
    October 22, 2020
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Session 2 - Essentials for a Rock Star Board Meeting
    October 29, 2020
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The NLC’s Board Governance Rock Star Certificate is a 6-hour program over 2 evenings that covers—comprehensively and in an engaging way–the fundamental nonprofit governance concepts every nonprofit leader should understand and practice. If you want to serve a chosen organization with passion and true impact, this is the certificate for you. During these interactive trainings, Read More