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Are you faced with employee or volunteer performance management challenges or involuntary termination? By implementing a progressive, corrective discipline process, you encourage your employees and volunteers to become productive to your organization. In addition, the workshop will provide you with important information to help you soundly terminate an employee or volunteer.

This workshop introduces and explores more complex legal issues in governance, finance and regulatory matters and provide a strong focus on changes coming to those areas.

October 29, 2019 9:00 am to 12:30 pm

Intro to Performance Management will provide hands-on tools to set SMART goals for your employees and volunteers, prepare for and conduct effective performance reviews, provide timely and constructive feedback, and have those crucial conversations when someone may no longer fit the role or organization. 

Explore practices that support the successful engagement of knowledge philanthropists, or skilled volunteers, and learn how to proactively plan for, attract and engage knowledge philanthropists in your work.

Learn whether you organization is eligible for a City of Vancouver Bursary at Vantage Point here.

Bursary Recipient Cancellation Policy

City of Vancouver bursary recipients will be responsible for covering the full cost of cancellation fees.

  • Prior to 2 business days before the workshop date – $20 fee, no impact on your bursary seats
  • Within 2 business days of the workshop (or failing to attend) – no refund, you forfeit that bursary seat
  • Registration may be transferred to another person from your organization at no cost
(eg. Board Member, Executive Director, Artistic Director)

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This form is to purchase a copy of: The Abundant Not-For-Profit: How talent (not money) will transform your organization

Electronic version: $24.99 + tax 
Print version: $34.99 + tax & shipping 

Upon submitting the form, our Community Engagement Specialist will follow up with you for payment.

This form is to reserve a copy of Nonprofit Lifecycles: Stage Based Wisdom for Nonprofit Capacity by Susan Kenny Stevens.

Fill out the form below to reserve your copy for $45.50 + shipping

Upon submitting the form, our Community Engagement Specialist will follow up with you for payment. To purchase by phone call (604) 875-9144

*Book purchases are for Canada only. Visit Stagewise to purchase outside of Canada.

The Leaders' Corner with James Temple, PwC Canada

The first time I met James was at his PWC office in Toronto 2 years ago. I was new to my role, new to the sector, and new to fund development. I admit I was a bit nervous; I had only met a few funders - how would I relay our mission and the impact our organization has in our community? I came away from that meeting so impressed with James and his obvious passion for his role in supporting capacity building in not-for-profit leadership. (And he gave me a nice box of chocolates!)

This workshop will provide you with a strong foundation for implementing change leadership practices. Learn practical tools to embrace the human dynamics that lead to success or failure in implementing change.



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