Executive Directors

Educations and resource for Vancouver's not-for-profit executives directors, CEOs, managing directors, general managers and other senior leaders

Executive Directors

Offering you a new road map to take your organization to the next level.

As the leader of a not-for-profit organization, your most important role is to inspire and align people - salaried employees, board members, knowledge philanthropists, donors, partners and community - towards your mission. We're here to support you in achieving this.

This sample stakeholder survey was developed for a fictional community organization that serves families with young children.

Surveys like this can be used to gather information about stakeholders and clients in order to develop and evaluate programs, or as part your strategic planning activities.

Upon submitting the form, an email will be sent out to your inbox with a link to complete the download.

 


Creating your Circles of Support is a valuable way of identifying stakeholders.

With this tool, you can pinpoint which community groups, clients, volunteers and other stakeholders are most important to your organization’s current and future success.

Upon submitting the form, an email will be sent out to your inbox with a link to complete the download.

 


The strategic planning quadrant can be used during strategic planning to identify and prioritize stakeholders based on:

  1. Their level of power or influence they have over your organization. 
  2. Their level of interest in your organization, products and/or services. 

Upon submitting the form, an email will be sent out to your inbox with a link to complete the download.

 

Human Resources: Giving and Receiving Feedback for not-for-profit leaders, executives and mamaners

Providing and receiving feedback is a critical leadership skill. This workshop provides practical tools for sharing feedback with your peers, managers, and direct reports.

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Learning Opportunities

February 15, 2018 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Workshops
The Societies Act sets the legal framework for the majority of charitable and not-for-profit organizations operating in BC. Are you in compliance?
October 4, 2016 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Workshops
Join is for this free workshop and explore practices that support the successful engagement of knowledge philanthropists, or skilled volunteers. Leave this session with a strategy for how to proactively plan for, attract and engage knowledge philanthropists in your work.
September 29, 2016 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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*SOLD OUT* Join Michael Blatchford, Charities and Not-for-Profit lawyer with Bull Housser, and dive into the critical changes being introduced through the new Societies Act. Michael will explain what the new Act will mean to your Society’s current corporate and governance practices, highlight significant changes from the current legislation, and provide tips on how to prepare your board and your organization for the transition to the new Act. 

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This resource can support you to make challenging decisions in any role within your organization – including board, staff and volunteers.
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Seven tips to keep your mission and vision top of mind, every day, no matter what your role in your organization.
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This tool for board members focuses on some of the most important responsibilities, issues and trends facing those who provide guidance to not-for-profit organizations.
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