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*Learning Cohort for Small and Grassroots Nonprofits: Nonprofit Tools and Resources

This is the third and final session in a series geared for small and grassroots nonprofits serving Linn County. Registration for series required by September 6, 2024. Content is intended for nonprofits that employ five or fewer people or are volunteer driven without paid staff. Any who may...

Date 
Wednesday, November 13, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
324 3rd St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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*Learning Cohort for Small and Grassroots Nonprofits: Building the Nonprofit

This is the second in a series of three sessions geared for small and grassroots nonprofits serving Linn County. Registration for the three sessions is required by September 6, 2024. Content is intended for a small nonprofit that employs five or fewer people or is volunteer-driven without paid...

Date 
Wednesday, October 9, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
324 3rd St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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*Learning Cohort for Small and Grassroots Nonprofits: Nonprofit Essentials

Staff, board members, and volunteers of small and grassroots nonprofit organizations serving Linn County are invited to participate in a new three-session learning cohort in fall of 2024. Content is intended for a small nonprofit that employs five or fewer people or is volunteer-driven without...

Date 
Friday, September 6, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
324 3rd St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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*Demystifying the New Overtime Rules: What Nonprofits Need to Know Before July 1

On July 1, new federal rules will go into effect that will raise the amount of money an employee must earn to be exempt from being paid overtime, with an additional increase scheduled for January 2025. As a result, it is estimated that nearly half a million nonprofit workers nationwide will be...

Date 
Thursday, June 27, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Using Sprints as Your Cadence for Continuous Improvement

Having a set cadence for approaching your work by setting smaller goals can allow you and your team to achieve small wins as you move toward your larger goals. This approach can also provide you the opportunity for small tweaks that contribute to continuous improvement of your work along the way...

Date 
Monday, June 10, 2024 - 11:00am
Location 
15227 Heritage Dr.
Clayton, NY 13624
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Build a Thriving Nonprofit Culture, Part 3: Foster a Culture of Well-being

Join us to learn from two nonprofit leaders and a consultant who are creating work environments that prioritize employee well-being. You’ll learn how to define what well-being means for your organization, create a plan to foster it, and ensure accountability so positive changes stick. Plus, you’...

Date 
Tuesday, June 25, 2024 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037
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*Build a Thriving Nonprofit Culture, Part 2: Attract, Motivate, and Retain Top Talent

In today’s competitive job market, nonprofits of all sizes and missions are facing the toughest hiring market in a generation. Talented nonprofit professionals are demanding higher pay, strong work-life balance, and organizational cultures that fit their needs. This session will explore...

Date 
Tuesday, June 18, 2024 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037
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*Build a Thriving Nonprofit Culture, Part 1: Build an Inclusive Nonprofit Culture

Build a Thriving Nonprofit Culture | June 4, 18, 25, 2024

This is the first of three 75-minute sessions designed for leaders of small nonprofits who want to create a vibrant organizational culture that helps attract and retain top talent from all backgrounds. Our expert guests will offer...

Date 
Tuesday, June 4, 2024 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037
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Solving Problems Using the 5 Whys

Looking to build your problem-solving toolkit, develop a strategic approach, and drive meaningful change within your organization? Join us for an engaging, 2-hour training designed to transform your strategic approach by utilizing the "5 Whys."

You will learn:

The 5 Whys: An...
Date 
Monday, June 17, 2024 - 2:00pm
Location 
4104 Carlton Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613