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No Business Continuity Plan? Take These 4 Steps

If you’re regretting the fact that you never got around to finishing your nonprofit’s Business Continuity Plan, you’re not alone! Many nonprofits in the U.S. are in the same, unprepared boat. The purpose of this special edition of the RISK eNews is offer a highly simplified, quick-start framework to activate when your nonprofit is currently … Continued

Resources

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

Your Next New Normal: 5 Things to Do to Prepare for What’s Next

By Whitney Claire Thomey At the beginning of 2020, no one could have predicted that a pandemic would knock the world off its proverbial axis or that the ripple effect would touch nearly every aspect of daily life. Organizations have been forced to grapple with an ever-evolving challenge that has required leaders and team members … Continued

Does Your Nonprofit Have Resilience DNA?

Deoxyribonucleic acid, or DNA, is “a molecule that contains the biological instructions that make each species unique.” (See www.genome.gov). Did you know that certain information about future health risks is embedded in your DNA? Popular DNA test kits offer the promise of insights we can use to change our habits and lifestyles to improve health and … Continued

Events

February 18, 2021

webinar

Walker Area Community Foundation

“Crisis Communications”

February 11, 2021

webinar

Missouri United Methodist Foundation

“Name the Elephant: Coping with the Biggest Risks to Your Mission”

November 23, 2020

virtual conference

Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership

2020 Nonprofit Virtual Leadership Conference – Keynote Address – “Confidence, Culture and Conversations: Inspired Risk Leadership”

June 17, 2020

webinar

August 25, 2020

virtual conference

Community Action Partnership 2020 Annual Convention

“Business Continuity Planning in Three Steps,” and “Crisis Management:  5 Steps to Equip and Fortify Your Agency to Thrive During a Crisis”