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GRAVA Meeting: October 2019

Emotional Intelligence Presented by Susan Wilkes How are you smart?  Come learn why “emotional intelligence” may be more important, especially in volunteer management, than traditional “IQ.”  In this interactive session, we’ll learn about the key components of emotional intelligence, watch … Continue reading

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May 2019 Meeting – Peer2Peer Mentoring

How to Give and Receive Productive Professional Peer Support May 2, 2019 8:30-10:30am YWCA Richmond 6 N 5th St Richmond, VA 23219 *Parking is available on the street and in the parking garage across the street. Parking is not free.* … Continue reading

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September 2018 Workshop Recap

Our September presenter Katie Campbell gave an informative talk on “Saying No without Reserve or Regret” at the beautiful Virginia War Memorial. Katie reviewed tactics used by askers to get us to say “yes”. Some of the tactics are flattery, … Continue reading

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CVA Study Group

Pursuing your CVA this year? You may want to consider the support and accountability offered by a CVA study group! Make It Happen Now is offering a CVA study group from August 9 – October 4 featuring weekly virtual study … Continue reading

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2017 Annual Conference Materials

Thank you for your time and energy during our 2017 Annual Conference, featuring Beth Steinhorn, President of the JFFixler Group! We hope you found the day both practical and inspirational. As promised, Beth has shared her slides. Click here to access … Continue reading

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March Program Recap

While college basketball players were gearing up for March Madness, three panelists and our moderator made the panel discussion on Crafting a Winning Strategy for Episodic Volunteers a slam dunk at our March Workshop. Kathy Perun, CVA, from St. Joseph’s … Continue reading

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President’s Message: March 2017

March is almost over, already! Seems somewhat hard to believe, but it is a reality. In light of the season, my theme song for this month’s President’s message is “With a Little Luck” by Paul McCartney and Wings. It is … Continue reading

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