Make 2016 a great year for your professional development! Below is a survey of upcoming workshops and courses of interest to GRAVA members looking to hone their skill sets in the new year.
Don’t forget to take advantage of GRAVA’s scholarship opportunities to help cover your costs. The next GRAVA scholarship application cycle opens Jan 1. Info and application here.
- Jan 14: Fan Free Clinic workshop on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Diversity in the Workplace. Come hear from two experts in labor and employee law and benefits about sexual diversity in the workplace. What’s legal, what’s not, and how your organization can excel at addressing a diverse volunteer force. $20 to attend. Learn more and register.
- Jan 25-Feb 26: Twenty Hats online course on Leading Where it Counts. Designed to help volunteer engagement pros master the soft skills to “lead from the middle”: how to leverage your power, how to influence upwards, and how to gain the buy-in of your co-workers. Learn more and sign up.
- 2016 Nonprofit Learning Point classes in volunteer resource management: