It’s About Time

By Whitney Claire Thomey I recently succumbed to a barrage of ads and installed Blinkist on my phone. If you haven’t heard, this app is a crib-notes tool for lovers of nonfiction audiobooks. The app distills a vast array of nonfiction books into 15-minute soundbites. The app’s bold promise? To turn your unallocated time into … Continued

2021: Are You Ready?

I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear. – Rosa Parks By Whitney Claire Thomey A common sentiment among anyone surviving the first year of this new decade is, “I can’t wait for this year to be over!” … Continued

Business Continuity Planning: 5 Steps to Build Resilience

Join this fast-paced webinar to learn the fundamentals of business continuity planning for nonprofits. The presenters will share 5 steps to building resilience that can be applied to any organization. They will also help you understand the key insurance-related issues and considerations applicable to business interruptions and continuity planning. Worried about the ‘next’ interruption or … Continued

Name the Elephant: Coping with the Biggest Risk to Your Mission

By Melanie Lockwood Herman This week I’m reading An Insider’s Guide to Risk Management, by David M. Rowe. In Chapter 8, Product Innovations and Insurgent Competition, Rowe explores the intersection of change and risk management. One of the themes in the chapter is what Rowe describes as the tendency to “concentrate so much on the … Continued

How to Prepare for 2021: Insights from NRMC Advisors

In early 2020 NRMC formed a Corporate Advisory Committee (CAC); the employers of CAC members provide financial support for NRMC’s educational mission. We invited members of this new advisory team for their insights on the impacts of COVID-19 and the recession, as well as their ideas about how to best prepare for 2021. For this … Continued



Georgia Community Action Association

“To Require or Recommend: Vaccination Policies & Practices”


Georgia Community Action Association

“Service Delivery During a Pandemic and Beyond: Managing Service Delivery Risks”

Georgia Community Action Association

“Service Delivery During a Pandemic and Beyond: Managing Service Delivery Risks”

June 17, 2021


Community Action Partnership – Resilience Series

“Ready…or Not? Creating Practical, Action-Oriented Readiness Plans”

March 4, 2021


Walker Area Community Foundation

“Organizational Stability”