What I learned at my first volunteer management conference

I recently attended the Volunteer Center Leadership Forum and the Synergize Conference in Ottawa.  Though I can safely say my brain has been turned to putty after so much information and meeting so many amazing volunteer engagement professionals, these four days were incredibly valuable for me, and I’m sure for everyone in attendance too. I Continue Reading

Discrimination, Harassment and Liability; What Non-Profits Need to Know

All organizations face employment practice liability issues; however, non-profits commonly face additional or increased challenges because of their unique structure and functions. In fact, industry data shows that about 80% of Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance claims made by non-profits are related to wrongful termination or discrimination. But don’t worry, there are a number of Continue Reading