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As experts in our field, we publish various articles and whitepapers and host webinars on building effective workplace cultures and leadership structures. Click on the links below to have a look through our library.

If you would like more information on these topics, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.

Webinar: Leading in the Time of COVID-19 for Nonprofit Leaders

On May 1, 2020 Linshuang, Nancie and Nelson were joined by  Marianne Fray, CEO of Maternity Care Coalition and Lynn Faria, Executive Vice President, SAGE for this webinar for Nonprofit leaders. The COVID-19 pandemic has posed challenges that we have not...

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Webinar: Healthy People, Healthy Organizations: Building Toward the New Normal

This webinar brought participants together, through the use of virtual discussion groups, to explore frameworks, like the demand-control-support model for healthy workplaces, and strategies for supporting employees during this crisis while strengthening organizational culture for the long-term. Webinar Slides: Healthy...

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Virtual Conference Presentation: Preparing Your Leadership Team for the Future

Alex Moss presented Preparing Your Leadership Team for the Future, as a part of a panel presentation on Sustaining Your Company and Your ESOP sponsored by Chartwell on April 20, 2020 for the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) Employee...

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Webinar: How Boards Should Help Manage Crises

Board members can be a tremendous resource during crises: They can draw on outside and varied experiences and offer observations and ideas that might not arise internally. How can ESOP companies best leverage the expertise of their board during the...

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Webinar: The Leaders’ Role in a Crisis

The current health and economic crises pose challenges no company has faced before. Unimaginable stresses to an organization's infrastructure, finances, cash flow, and employee owners all can tax leaders at the moment their organizations need them most. This webinar, presented...

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Practical Guidance for Effectively Managing Work Remotely During COVID-19

“You are not working from home, you are at home, during a crisis, trying to work.” – Unknown Managing work remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic is not the same as managing work remotely during normal times. The abrupt shift to...

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Webinar: Virtual Meeting Facilitation Basics

Effective meetings can be hard enough to facilitate in person...now how do we do it virtually? Molly Mead, Jon Sweigart and Danie Greenwell held this webinar on April 3 and shared their best ideas to facilitate productive virtual meetings and...

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Your Team is Suddenly Remote! Keeping Your Culture and Working Effectively in the New Normal

You’ve successfully managed to get your entire team working remote on quick notice and nothing catastrophic has happened! Now you are adjusting to the new paradigm. How do you communicate effectively? How do you hold people accountable? And how do...

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Leading in the Time of COVID-19 Organizational Framework

We have developed a Leading in the Time of COVID-19 Organizational Framework to guide leaders in navigating this challenging time. This provides an orientation to the organizational phases we are all living through, and practical guidance for leadership and communication...

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Check-in Questions to Stay Connected by Linshuang Lu

Check-in questions can be a powerful tool for staying connected in an uncertain and stressful time. A "check-in" is facilitator jargon for the practice of having every individual share their answer to a question at the beginning of a meeting....

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