Performance Management

Use the Canada Job Grant to cover 50-100% of employee training costs

Written By: Mentor Works
January 30, 2019

A Canada Job Grant could help you offer cost-effective professional development to your staff.

Getting off the runaway train: How nonprofit staff can find work-life balance

Written By: Susan Fish
January 30, 2019

Nonprofit sector experts weigh in on how to create better work-life balance.

Professional Development: Why nonprofit organizations must invest in their staff

Written By: Susan Fish
October 31, 2018

Although it is of vital importance in retaining skilled staff, the nonprofit sector struggles to offer professional development.

Professional development on a budget: Key resources so you don't have to break the bank

Written By: Susan Fish
October 31, 2018

Resources to help organizations and individuals access professional development on a budget.

When managers are not comfortable or capable of having career conversations: Seven pitfalls to avoid

Written By: Lisa Taylor
October 31, 2018

In this excerpt from the free e-book, Retain and Gain: Career Management for Non-Profits and Charities, learn why you must be talking career development with your staff, and how to avoid common pitfalls.

How to build your personal resilience

Written By: Dr. Marie-Helene Pelletier
September 6, 2018

Try these six ways to build your personal resilience.

Taming the negativity factor in relationships

Written By: Bill Howatt
August 16, 2018

Don't get caught in a negativity cycle in your working relationships. These tips will help you turn things around.

Putting your values to work

Written By: Janice Cunning
May 30, 2018

Could tapping into your personal values contribute to a better, happier work life?

The whys and ways of assertiveness at work

Written By: Eileen Chadnick
May 23, 2018

Is a lack of assertiveness holding you back at work?

How the heck do you motivate yourself and your employees? Part Two

Written By: Kathy Archer
May 16, 2018

In this follow-up article to part one, Kathy Archer explores how to use the Procrastination Equation to better understand and motivate your staff, using a real world example.

How the heck do you motivate yourself and your employees? Part One

Written By: Kathy Archer
May 9, 2018

Understanding the Procrastination Equation can shed light on how to motivate yourself and your staff.

How to create positive change when working in a dysfunctional team

Written By: Susan Fish
April 4, 2018

Working on a dysfunctional team? Here are 10 ways you can create positive change.

Three steps to support your employees to reach their full potential

Written By: Kathy Archer
January 31, 2018

Are you doing everything you can to inspire your staff to bring their full potential to their work?

An innovative mindset: If you believe in your employees, set them free

Written By: David Venn
December 13, 2017

Could a secondment be a win-win for your staff and your organization?

A case of the Mondays: How to rekindle motivation at work

Written By: Susan Fish
November 29, 2017

Struggling to find your daily motivation at work? Check out these tips to get back on track.

Taming the "monkey mind": How to deal with interruptions in your nonprofit job

Written By: Susan Fish
November 1, 2017

Are constant interruptions keeping you from doing your job?

Nonprofit presentations: Tips, tricks, and other things to consider

Written By: Rachel Kalbfleisch
October 4, 2017

Nervous about an upcoming presentation? These expert tips will help you present like a pro!

The overflowing inbox: How to keep email from taking over your work life

Written By: Susan Fish
August 15, 2017

Is email taking over your work life? Find out how to put it in its place with these productivity tips.

How to survive (and thrive!) in the first 100 days of your first nonprofit job

Written By: Susan Fish
July 5, 2017

Starting your first nonprofit job? Both new and veteran nonprofit staff offer tips on how to set yourself up for success.

Plan to boost your confidence

Written By: Kathy Archer
July 5, 2017

Want to improve your confidence? The first step is to get a plan together!

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