March 29, 2017

Nonprofit administration workshops: Lynn O’Connell

Lynn O’Connell returns in March to host several of her nonprofit administration and leadership workshops. Lynn’s classes are specifically designed for people who are interested in developing knowledge and skills to start or grow a nonprofit. Browse all Lynn’s classes here. The 3 R’s of Volunteers: Recruitment, Retention and Recognition (3/2/17, 12-2:30 pm): Nonprofits are […]

Three Keys to Effective Workplace Communication by Wendy Hauser, DVM

Three key factors form the basis of effective communication in the workplace: Personality Preferences Our personalities are shaped by many causes, innate and environmental.  Understanding our personality preferences and how to recognize the personality preferences of others enhances the effectiveness and quality of our interactions.  When we recognize differences and change our approach based on […]

Nonprofit Leadership Training with Lynn O’Connell

Lynn O’Connell visits CFU in December to teach her helpful nonprofit leadership workshops. Whether you are hoping to start your own nonprofit or are working in an established one, Lynn’s classes offer immediately useful knowledge and skills in nonprofit management that she has honed from over 20 years in the field. Along with her expertise in […]

Become a Mediator: Comprehensive Mediation Training

Comprehensive Mediation Training takes place twice a year at CFU.  Join attorney, professional mediator and long-time mediation trainer, Jo-Marie Lisa, and professional mediator, Theresa Marrone, for  Become a Mediator week-long mediation training seminar this October 10-14.  Learn conflict resolution skills that can help you improve office dynamics and increase productivity, or work in the legal system, or […]

Nonprofit Training Classes with Lynn O’Connell: September 2016

If you are building your own nonprofit or working for a nonprofit organization, you are by definition someone who cares.  CFU supports those in the nonprofit sector with our nonprofit courses.  Lynn O’Connell’s workshops are the cornerstone of our nonprofit program. Lynn O’Connell has been working in the nonprofit sector for over 20 years and […]

Get Your Grant Writing & Other Nonprofit Skills Up to Date This Summer with Lynn O’Connell

Perhaps you dream of starting a nonprofit, or maybe you already work for one. Either way, there is a lot to keep up on in this essential and burgeoning area of business. Take advantage this summer of the visit of Lynn O’Connell, one of CFU students’ favorite teachers, to enhance your nonprofit administration and leadership […]

CFU spring course catalog is out! See the new classes now

See all the new classes in the CFU spring course catalog now.  Get a jump start on registering.  The new catalog will be available in racks around town soon and in your mailboxes within a couple of weeks.  In the meantime, you can browse through the flip book version to look at the full listing […]

Nonprofit Tools and Strategies: Lynn O’Connell Workshops

One of our very favorite out-of-state teachers, Lynn O’Connell jets in March to teach some of her most popular nonprofit administration classes as well as two brand new classes. If you are working on your nonprofit certificate or thinking about breaking into the field, her classes are not to be missed! Lynn is the director […]

New Adult Education Classes: 2016

Adult Education Classes abound at CFU!  We’ve programmed almost 600 classes for adults in the first 3 months of 2016.  CFU is your place to learn new skills, enrich your life, explore a talent, or enhance your business.  Denver’s premier lifelong learning center, CFU has been offering quality, affordable adult education since 1987. We are […]

Digital Storytelling: Creating Videos to showcase your business or project!

Join us for this fun and informative workshop to learn how to showcase an upcoming event, share photos of the holidays or bring attention to an important project. Learn how to plan your story and then bring your project to life using images and sound files to create a short video. Walk away with a […]