Resources

Managing Risk & Safety: What’s New and What’s Next?

This webinar explores the changing risk landscape for nonprofit organizations and the risks that arise from our uncertain, evolving circumstances. Learn how to apply lessons from recent experience to your work to infuse a spirit and commitment to safety, resilience, and well-being. The NRMC team will highlight some of our interactive tools and resources that … Continued

Turnover Truths and Consequences

By Melanie Lockwood Herman NRMC team members are inclined to describe staff turnover as a reality, not a risk. Why? Because every member of your team will—generally at a time and for reasons beyond your control—resign their position and leave for different, if not greener, pastures. True, some may separate at your behest, and a … Continued

Focus on Residual Resilience, Not Residual Risks

By Melanie Lockwood Herman & Erin Gloeckner What value does your organization derive from risk management? Controlling specific financial losses and harm? Or cultivating a capacity for resilience no matter what losses or liability might arise? Risk management often looks at singular risks inside a vacuum, determining why each risk is bad, how bad, and … Continued

The Resilience Mindset: 7 Musts if Your Mission Matters

By Melanie Lockwood Herman and Whitney Thomey Across the vibrant and diverse nonprofit sector in the U.S. and internationally, leaders and teams are recognizing that we’re not going back. Initial thoughts of returning to a pre-pandemic state are dissipating as we collectively grasp the significant implications of a risk event for which an entire world … Continued

Events

March 25, 2021

virtual

September 2, 2021

Boston, MA

National Community Action Partnership – Annual Convention

“Better Than Ever: Using a Self Assessment to Build Resilience and Evolve Capabilities”

May 19, 2021

virtual

CalCPA Not-for-Profit Conference

“Managing Risk in Uncertain Times”

webinar

Georgia Community Action Association

“Crisis Management and COVID-19: Resilience Lessons from the Pandemic”

September 16, 2021

virtual

Community Action Partnership – Resilience Series

“How to Become the Resilient Leader Your Mission Requires”