2022 Affiliate Member Webinars
Affiliate Members who have created a profile may register for the upcoming live webinars through the Affiliate Dashboard. If you have not created your profile, click on the Affiliate Login button at the top of the page to get started. If you are not yet an Affiliate Member but are interested in registering for upcoming sessions, call Katharine Nesslage at 540-818-1003 or our main number, 703.777.3504 to learn more about our membership benefits.
Story Time: Risk Lessons from My Pandemic Reading List (January 12, 2022)
Join the Nonprofit Risk Management Center’s CEO, Melanie Lockwood Herman, for a “story time” tour through her recently-favorited risk-related reads, all of which she absorbed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Explore lessons from inspiring leadership development books and other popular titles, and learn how Melanie applies these insights to the discipline of risk management. Leave the webinar with a list of recommended reads, plus riveting allegories and anecdotes you can reprise as a risk raconteur within your own organization.
Fusion or Confusion? Managing Hybrid Team Risk (March 16, 2022)
Blended remote and in-person workforces are the way of today and the future, but these hybrid workforces present myriad risks and opportunities, which nonprofit teams must carefully manage. Watch this webinar to explore five formidable risks related to hybrid teams, as well as key opportunities your team can leverage to enhance employee experience—and ignite impressive individual and team contributions—in a hybrid environment.
Fuzzy Futures: Managing Uncertainty with Scenario Planning (May 18, 2022)
Events like the COVID-19 pandemic provide sobering wake-up calls to nonprofit leaders, who must execute their missions today and tomorrow despite unnervingly uncertain futures. To better prepare for surviving unpredictable, unthinkable events or futures far from today’s reality, watch this webinar to learn about the art of scenario planning. Leave the webinar with a basic understanding of scenario planning and how to use it as practice preparing for various uncertain realities your nonprofit might someday face.
Traveling via TARDIS: Managing Risk with the Risk Time Machine (July 13, 2022)
Prepare for risk events while traveling in style and across time like The Doctor. Doctor who, you ask? This time The Doctor is YOU! Attend this webinar to learn how to use NRMC’s Risk Time Machine worksheet to assess a specific risk while practicing both reflection and foresight. Learn how to lead a team through a risk management planning workshop using the Risk Time Machine to identify what might occur, what you might need in place, and what you should—and shouldn’t—consider now to bolster your readiness for when a risk event occurs.
How to Become the Resilient Leader Your Mission Requires (September 14, 2022)
Risk management leaders require personal resilience and a strong sense of balance, helping their organizations avoid harm while also enabling growth after disruptive experiences. Watch this webinar to learn what constitutes resilient leadership as a risk professional or individual contributor to a nonprofit’s mission. Enjoy a countdown of ten compelling characteristics every resilient leader endeavors to embody.
Data Do No Harm: Managing Data Equity Risk (November 16, 2022)
All nonprofit teams rely on data to understand and address community needs. Yet, it’s easy to overlook how data use practices can perpetuate discrimination and undermine the very social justice causes nonprofits aim to remedy. This webinar explores how to use an equity lens when collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and distributing data. Leave the webinar better prepared to prevent organizational misuse of data, and resolve to use data from a perspective of justice, beneficence, and respect for persons who you serve.