Bethany Fund Home
The Bethany Fund Board is pleased to offer half-day professional development workshops to staff and volunteers of not-for-profit organizations. These workshops are designed to support the capacity-building efforts of not-for-profit organizations throughout Chicago and are open to both grantees and non-grantees. Workshops are held at RML Chicago (formerly Bethany Hospital) located at 3435 West Van Buren Ave. in the Briar Room. Complimentary parking is available in the lot directly north of the hospital. There is no charge for these workshops.
2013 Professional Development Workshops
Plan & Go!™ Strategic Planning Workshop
Instructor: Debra Stonikas, MBA, Consultant, Northpointe Consulting, LLC
Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 9 am-Noon
Registration Code: 6X33
Description: Participants in this hands-on session will create or enhance their strategic plan, and then develop a set of success metrics to communicate results. Bring the whole team and make this your strategic planning session for the year! Participants will develop a set of customized key performance measures (exactly what your funders have been asking for). The facilitator will review each plan and provide feedback and direction. By the time the session is finished, all you will need to do is execute the plan.
Effective Staff Supervision
Instructor: Cori Moschberger, LCSW, Owner/Consultant, IAS
Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 9 am-Noon
Registration Code: 6X34
Description: It is hard to overstate the importance that the relationship between supervisor and direct-report has on employee engagement and satisfaction. For this reason, organizations wanting to retain their best and brightest talent can maintain a healthy workplace culture by ensuring supervisors are equipped with the skills necessary to effectively manage and engage their employees. This session will explore the essential elements of effective supervision including hiring right, planning performance, balancing responsibility and authority, as well as providing meaningful feedback. This session is geared toward current supervisors and those interested in taking on a supervisory position.
To register for any of these workshops, please call Advocate Health Care HealthAdvisor at 1.800.3.ADVOCATE (1.800.323.8622) and mention the related registration code that can be found listed next to each workshop.