Catalyst Consulting Services offers a series of on-demand interactive webinars to address the most current topics in the nonprofit field. Our webinars offer a unique learning experience for nonprofit professionals of all experience levels. Review our course schedule to register for our monthly session or visit our on-demand virtual library to view on your schedule.

Executive Search

Organizations are now familiar with the buzzword “Onboarding.” The term is used to describe how an agency strategically welcomes its new hires. This session will provide tips that one practitioner used to successfully create a best-in-class onboarding system.

Clarity of a leader’s self-identity is one of the strongest predictors of leadership effectiveness. Connected leaders have that clarity. They know who they are as leaders and what they believe to be the role of leadership.

Leaders with a strong leader self-identity – those who have clearly defined self-views of who they are as a leader and those who can effectively articulate this view and core beliefs about leadership to others.

Organizational Management

What does your “board building cycle” look like? Are you struggling with keeping your board engaged in a meaningful way? Many times this is because the organization has no clear plan on how to recruit, engage, educate, activate, and celebrate their board members.

There are a variety of factors that can drive a strategic partnership; a desire to expand upon the current mission or geographic footprint to meet a growing need or solve a community issue, the need to merge missions due to duplication or scarcity of resources, or the need to merge out of financial necessity.

Times have changed. The global pandemic of 2020 has caused many organizations to evaluate areas of their business, such as financial condition and future service model. In this session, participants will be challenged to honestly investigate their organization’s purpose.

Bylaws. Every nonprofit has them. Have you read yours? Chances are, you haven’t. When was the last time you revised them to align with the way your nonprofit functions today? Chances are, it has been a while.

As more organizations transition to virtual working environments, administrative and bookkeeping processes change, and your accounting internal controls will need to evolve.

Volunteers can build your organization to new heights and can develop community members into thriving board members, ambassadors, and advocates for your cause with the right investment.

Nonprofits come in all different shapes and sizes. They have different program and geographic areas, staff and budget sizes, and approaches to their work.

Fundraising

For beginners wanting to elevate their speaking abilities, creating a speech or presentation, what tools to use, tips and tricks, and how to prepare. We remember presentations and speeches by Steve Jobs, Oprah Winfrey, and Bill Clinton because, although they may have different personalities and styles – they all share the same secrets when it comes to delivering presentations.

Business in the for-profit space has undergone a massive shift over the past decade. Companies today have ditched the transactional approach of the past and are now focused on creating elevated experiences to strengthen customer relationships. This relationship-first approach has proven to drive repeat customers, thus recurring revenue.

In today’s climate, how we make connections within our community is changing. To address this without sacrificing your ability as a business to sustain existing partnerships and create new ones, we’re here to help you transform an in-person event to a streaming experience.

Social media has become a crucial platform for small and large-sized businesses, especially now that we have pivoted to the virtual world. Almost every brand you see is undoubtedly on social media and everyone is connected at all times! The only way to reap the many benefits of social media is to be present and understand how to grow your social media following.

When we strategize our next big marketing effort, we often surround ourselves with the best people for the project. Yet we often forget to invite one of the most influential company representatives to the table: your brand. In this discussion, we will learn that a brand takes on an identity of its own.

Times have changed. The global pandemic of 2020 has caused many organizations to evaluate areas of their business, such as financial condition and future service model. In this session, participants will be challenged to honestly investigate their organization’s purpose.

The donor’s journey of today has changed drastically in this new digital landscape, which presents a challenge in the way organizations have traditionally connected and nurtured relationships with donors. Before the digital age, donors relied on donor-development professionals for information about nonprofits.

Grant proposal writing is a critical fundraising strategy for nonprofits. However, many nonprofits and boards do not have a clear understanding of what to expect in grant seeking nor how to best position their organizations for grant winning.