Classes, Workshops, and Presentations

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Free Consultations

The current pandemic is forcing organizations of all sizes and missions to re-evaluate strategic plans, hiring decisions and even their mission. During this difficult time we are pleased to offer free, one-hour consultations via Zoom to help you think through the implications and ramifications of the Corona pandemic on your organization. Please fill out our contact form to schedule.

Elizabeth Scott, PhD, CEO/President

Elizabeth Scott, PhD, CEO/President
Program Evaluation 101
Tidewater Community College
October 21, 2021 9:00-3:30

This workshop provides a hands-on overview of program evaluation and will cover how to create a logic model, how to apply it to a program, and how to develop outcomes/goals for the program based on the evaluation. The three major types of Program Evaluation will be discussed: Goals-Based; Process-Based and Outcomes-Based evaluations.

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Mary Walter Arthur, Senior Consultant

Mary Walter Arthur, Senior Consultant
KeyCon 2021, Erie, PA
10 Steps to a Happy, Effective Organization
October 26, 2:00-3:30

The COVID pandemic changed the way we work, perhaps forever.  Workforces relocated, competition for talent increased and new technologies came to the forefront.  Leaders across industries have been forced to examine and re-evaluate how they manage and operate.  These changes have significant implications for how human capital should be managed and HR should function.  In this presentation, we will examine a human capital management strategy that focuses on the ten steps to a happy, effective organization.

Learn more about a strategic human capital management model that can be used at your organization!

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Elizabeth Scott, PhD, CEO/President
“You Learn Life by Living It”
Profiles in Success

Our CEO talks with Gordon Bernhardt of Profiles in Success about our work, and her journey to get here.

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Elizabeth Scott, PhD, CEO/President
The Pandemic and the Nonprofit Sector
Mission Impact Podcast

Our CEO talks with Carol Hamilton of the Mission Impact podcast about how the pandemic has changed nonprofit culture, and how your nonprofit can make sure you’re making the necessary changes as well.

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Covid-19 & Racial Inequity in the Greater Washington Nonprofit Sector

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement commissioned research from Brighter Strategies as part of a regional study to determine how to structure support that best serves area needs. The data collected focused on the impact of the pandemic and racial inequity in our region—Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia—and is important to the proprieties and action agendas for all sectors. You can view the presentation of the results, and download the results, here.

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