January 22, 2018

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 […]

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 […]

Nonprofit Training & Development: Lynn O’Connell Workshops

One of our very favorite out-of-state teachers, Lynn O’Connell comes to Denver in December to teach her popular series of nonprofit administration classes. Her classes are not to be missed! Lynn is the director of Computer Core, a nonprofit in the DC area. Over the years, she has worked for several nonprofits, including a national […]

Grant Writing, Strategic Planning & More Nonprofit Classes with Lynn O’Connell

In mid-June, Lynn O’Connell will be in town to teach her popular series of nonprofit administration 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 of Computer Core, a nonprofit in the DC area. Over the years, […]

Managers Can Prevent Organizational Resources from Flying Out the Window!

by Ginny Trierweiler, PhD Nonprofit and other mission-based organizations fulfill some of the most important and fundamental needs in our communities.  As important as the missions of these organizations are, their leaders confront great challenges these days when it comes to maximizing their organization’s impact.  Too often, many of their resources are simply flying out […]

Build an Organizational Culture That Maximizes Resources

School administrators were having the same discussion again they had had many times– what to do about the endless back-stabbing behavior between the teachers?  Though the school was known for its wonderful honoring approach to children, the perfectionistic attitudes of teachers and others adults in the school resulted in unsupportive, disrespectful, and even hostile behaviors […]

Mediation Training in Denver

Colorado Free University offers Mediation Training in Denver that is open to professionals of all types. Mediation is gaining ground as a humane, cost effective way to resolve disputes and negotiate agreements. Mediators are not advocates for either party and are trained to promote a process that is not adversarial. It is the role of […]

Nonprofit Training & Tools for Success

Get the tools you need for nonprofit success from one of CFU’s favorite traveling instructors, Lynn O’Connell.  Lynn travels here from the D.C. area to offer five workshops to help you keep your nonprofit on track and fulfill its mission. Lynn has worked in the nonprofit sector for 20-plus years. As a consultant, she writes […]

PROMOTED! Top Insights for Newer Managers in Mission-Based Organizations: Lessons from the Field

PROMOTED!  Top Insights for Newer Managers  in Mission-Based Organizations:  Lessons from the Field by Ginny Trierweiler, PhD Supervisors and managers are extremely important leaders for ensuring that mission-based organizations, such as nonprofit and government entities, can fulfill their missions.  Managers have great impact on organizational outcomes, including productivity, profit/ efficiency, customer satisfaction, and employee retention.[i]  […]

Classes to start your New Year right!

At CFU we offer a wide range of classes to  help you start your New Year right!  CFU has all your bases covered for 2015, whether your goals are personal or professional.  See all of the January classes or browse through a sampling of what we have coming up: Health and Wellness: 1/8/15–Clean Living:  Managing […]