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2017 WHAT IF Conference

Introduction to Mental Health and First Aid

This award-winning program teaches you to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance abuse disorders in your workplace, family, or community, and how to act and be a resource to others in need. Also learn about workplace stress and how to live mindfully for stress reduction, relaxation, and productivity.

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Engaging Millennial Through a Strength-Based Approach

Culture wins.
And a winning culture is one that values strengths-based development. Because a strengths-based workplace is transformational; it’s a culture that focuses on continual growth and improvement among everyone in the organization.

In transformational, strengths-based workplaces, culture is borne of a shift from the old ways of managing people to the right ways of developing them.

The Executive Performance Review: Building Careers and Advancing Missions

The executive performance review is an opportunity to build an individual’s professional career while also building the capacity of an organization to advance its mission. Developing a leader to grow with the organization is a Board’s commitment to effectively manage talent as their most precious resource. This workshop focuses on the performance review process as part of the Board’s overall responsibility. Participants will discuss the merits of an effective performance planning, monitoring and evaluation process; how to organize a fair and participatory executive relations strategy that measure performance vs. popularity; and discusses effective examples and executive performance management tools.

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How to Create Wealth

Learn from an expert in fundraising and financial management how to create wealth for your organization. Starting with your income statement and balance sheet, April, Michelle, and Chris will share ideas for using cash flow to your advantage, and establishing investment accounts (and why). Small to large organizations will learn something new in this discussion.

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Grow Your Planned Giving Program

The financial health of nonprofit organizations requires multi-pronged sources for funding your mission. Gifts received through planned giving efforts are usually unexpected windfalls because the donor often has not revealed their gift prior to their death. This workshop will discuss the Board’s role, working with local professionals who can help you attract donors, and outreach to current donors to create planned giving opportunities.

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Financial Wellness

Learn tips to coordinate workplace benefits with personal planning and how a free organizational wellness program can help. Presenters will cover topics such as how to improve your personal cash flow, ways to financially protect what’s important to you, money-saving tips, strategies for securing your retirement and maximizing workplace benefits.

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Mastering the Essentials of the Nonprofit Business Model

Nonprofit leaders understand the importance of building and maintaining a sustainable business model. But what does that really mean? Contrary to popular myth, business models are about much more than just making money. And a flawed business model can make life challenging for organizations that have big roles in their communities. In this workshop for executive directors, senior managers and Board members, you’ll learn about the five components of nonprofit business models, explore these concepts in interactive discussions, and understand steps to apply these concepts in your organization. Limit 2 participants per organization.

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Creating a Winning Team and Unbeatable Organization

A winning team and a strong organizational culture are interwoven at all successful companies. In this workshop, you’ll learn the six keys to a winning team, and how to build a bullet-proof culture or change a toxic one to keep your people engaged and productive. We’ll provide the tools to help communicate with your team’s various personalities and working styles, and you will learn why the most successful organizations seek to inspire and engage their employees rather than “old-fashioned managing.” This, of course, is vital to the success of your growing millennial workforce.

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Best Practice Disciplines of Great Organizations

In this session, you will take a brief diagnostic assessment to compare how you stack up against the best practice disciplines of great organizations. You’ll then be introduced to a process of learning, adapting and mastering the best practice disciplines of great organizations.

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