Results-Based Accountability – 4 Part Training @ Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM)
Jun 8 – Jun 29 all-day

This four-part, tool-based training series introduces the key components of Results-Based Accountability, with a focus on program performance. No prior experience with RBA is necessary. Each three-hour workshop will introduce a tool or concept and allow ample time for teams to practice and receive feedback. By the end of the series, participants have been walked through the process of embedding RBA into a program. Participants are encouraged to come in organizational teams, including management, staff, and board members, although individuals are welcome to join. This event will take place over 4 Thursdays: June 8, 15, 22 and 29th from 9-12

HR Basics: Employment Law and Staffing Best Practices
Jun 28 all-day

HR Basics: Employment Law and Staffing Best Practices – CWE Vermont

Your business is growing and you’re ready to hire more staff. Hiring the right people is critical as your people will be the key to the success of your business. In this workshop, we will explore:

  • The best ways to select the right person for the job
  • Where and how to advertise for positions
  • Effective interview techniques, including what questions to ask
  • Employment Law basics
  • On-boarding strategies

When: Wednesday, June 28th from 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Where: CWE Vermont Offices Burlington, VT 05401
Fee: $30. Must register to attend. Partial scholarship may be available for those who qualify.

Webinar: How do you keep up the momentum after Vermont Gives? @ Webinar
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Webinar: How do you keep up the momentum after Vermont Gives? @ Webinar | Burlington | Vermont | United States

How do you keep up the momentum you gained during Vermont Gives?

For nonprofit leaders and development staff. In this webinar, we review best practices for engaging newly acquired and repeat supporters from Vermont Gives. These ideas will help your organization keep your Vermont Gives donors involved well after the day.

Webinar: Tips & Tactics on Navigating Founder’s Syndrome @ Webinar
Jun 29 @ 1:30 pm

Join Round Sky Solutions’ co-founder, Cecile Green, to discuss “Tips and Tactics Navigating Founder’s Syndrome: What to do when working with charismatic leaders”.

In this webinar, Cecile will focus on the challenges and dilemmas of working with founders and what you can concretely do in such situations as well as what not to try if you value your mental health and job security!

If this is coming up in your team, come have a conversation with us and learn how we we’ve worked with founders and teams to move forward collectively (and how you can too).

Register via our zoom link below!
*This is a part of our Collaborative Leadership Webinar Series*

Compliance Assistance: Wages & the Fair Labor Standards Act
Aug 8 @ 4:13 pm – 5:13 pm

The Fair Labor Standards Act establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, and youth employment standards affecting employees in the private sector and in Federal, State, and local governments. This workshop will present information you need to know about whether your employees are covered by Federal law, which employees are entitled to minimum wage and overtime, which employees might be exempt employees, how to properly calculate overtime, and what must be done to comply with recordkeeping and child labor requirements. Taught by a former wage and hour investigator, this workshop will be practical, cover common violations to avoid, and allow opportunity for questions and answers.

When: Tuesday, August 8th from 11:00am – 1:00pm

Where: CWE Vermont

431 Pine Street, Suite 101

Burlington, Vermont 05401

Fee: Free. Must register to attend.

Harpoon Point to Point @ Harpoon Brewery
Aug 12 all-day

Join the Vermont Foodbank in their fight against hunger by riding the Harpoon Point to Point!
Since its inception in 2002, the Harpoon Point to Point has become the Vermont Foodbank’s largest fundraiser of the year, raising over $1.3M to date. Come ride 100, 50 or 25 miles on the road, or ride the 20-mile mountain bike trail at Mt. Ascutney. This well-supported ride will take you along rivers, over covered bridges and through Vermont’s incomparable landscape with its infinite shades of green. A festive post-ride party awaits you when you cross the finish line at the Harpoon Brewery, complete with hot showers, delicious BBQ, live music and fresh beer, straight from the source!
Sign up to ride or volunteer at: harpoonpointtopoint.com

Nonprofit Management Summer Camp
Aug 18 all-day

The third annual Nonprofit Management Summer Camp is a retreat for nonprofit professionals in beautiful southern Vermont. Participants have the opportunity to take two workshops focused on the competencies of their choice. Workshops are tool-based, out-of-your-seat sessions, that encourage participation, connection, and fun. Summer Camp is an inexpensive way to receive the training you need in an amount of time you can work with. Join us for a full day (9am to 4pm) of catching up, connecting with your nonprofit colleagues and innovating sector leaders, and eating s’mores. Camp fee is $75, $65 for graduate school alumni. Register online.