Personal Development

A new approach to self-care

Written By: Beth McKay
July 17, 2019

Self-care is more than just pedicures and bubble baths.

How to navigate workplace conflict

Written By: Janice Cunning
July 3, 2019

Understanding the three approaches to conflict can help you better navigate conflict at work.

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.

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?

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.

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!

Difficult Clients: Dealing with responsive behaviours

Written By: Public Services Health and Safety Association
June 7, 2017

Did you know there are 350,000 cases or workplace violence each year in Canada?

Listen up! Are you letting these barriers derail your listening skills?

Written By: Eileen Chadnick
April 19, 2017

Are your listening skills as good as they could be?

When passion for work goes too far: How to avoid burnout

Written By: Anne Comer
February 22, 2017

How can you avoid burnout when passion for your work creates an imbalance between work and life?

The most important training to give yourself this year

Written By: Kathy Archer
February 15, 2017

Working on your inner confidence is key to getting the most out of your professional development.

The cult of busyness in the nonprofit sector

Written By: Susan Fish
May 25, 2016

Have you succumbed to the cult of busyness? We talk to the experts to find out how to break the cycle.

Do you have bad boundaries? An interview with Sheena Greer

Written By: Mazarine Treyz
March 23, 2016

Find out why having good boundaries is an important part of working in the nonprofit sector in this interview with Sheena Greer.

Raise your leadership confidence by establishing these three daily habits

Written By: Kathy Archer
November 10, 2015

Need a little extra confidence? Try adding these daily practices to your work routine.

Recorded webinar: How to create healthy boundaries

Written By: CharityVillage
October 22, 2015

Do you need help creating and maintaining stronger boundaries? Check out this recorded webinar for tips and strategies.