Non-Profit Workshops

 Wellness Workshops

Body/Mind/Soul/Spirit = You

How to Get Rid of Chaos and Clutter

If there is disorder or chaos in one’s life then, it is guaranteed that they have time and or financial management issues.  In this workshop participants will learn practical steps on how to remove chaos and clutter from their lives and how to establish and maintain order.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Students will learn what is chaos and why it is not good for them
  2. Students will lean what is order (as the opposite of chaos)
  3. Students will be able to use a simple process to bring order to any situation

Outcomes:

  1. A plan for getting rid of chaos and clutter
  2. “100 Things to Keep” list

Length: 2 hours

How to Live a Debt-Free Life

People get into financial difficulty because they don’t have a long-term vision of what they want their finances to look like; or they do not have a plan to be able to navigate the day to day issues with money. This workshop will equip participants to succeed both in long-term financial planning (such as budgeting) as well as daily financing management.

Required: Computers with internet access and Google Chrome and Microsoft Excel installed.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will learn how to never be broke and live debt free
  2. Participants will be taught the four things to do with their money
  3. Participants will be taught how to create a budget
  4. Participants will be taught how to monitor their spending and set financial goals

Outcomes:

  1. Basic-Bare-Bones Budget
  2. Regular Budget
  3. Debt snowball

Length: 2 hours

How to Live Life on Purpose

Living a purposed life begins with creating a personal Strategic Life Plan.  A Strategic Life Plan is like a business plan for life. It is the guide that is used to fulfill one’s purpose, see one’s vision come to fruition and accomplish life goals. It is a dynamic document and one that should be reviewed frequently.

Developing a Strategic Life Plan may take hours, days, weeks and for some years to complete, however, it is our hope that our system will be a guide in the right direction and enable individuals to complete their Strategic Life Plan sooner rather than later.

This workshop invites participants to engage in discovering their personality so that they can better understand their strengths, weakness and best practices of working with others to achieve their goals. Based on the participants’ assessments they will discover what Ingredients they have to work with and how to use those Ingredients to achieve success.

Required: Computers with internet access and Google Chrome installed.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will be taught the Strategic Life Plan System™
  2. Participants will be taught how to write a strategic life plan
  3. Participants will be taught how to assess themselves in order to determine who they are and where they are in life
  4. Participants will be taught the Plan On Purpose™ time management methodology

Outcomes:

  1. Completed Strategic Life Plan System™ workbook
  2. Strategic Life Plan System™ assessment
  3. “Wired That Way” assessment
  4. Strengths Finder 2.0 assessment
  5. Description of personal Ingredients (mission statement, strengths, core-values, roles and vision)
  6. A completely planned goal
  7. List of lifestyle changes
  8. Personal manifesto

Length: 6 hours

How to Plan on Purpose

We spend our life accomplishing one goal after another yet we do not structure our lives to maximize achieving our goals. It only makes sense that we plan our time based on the goals we have to accomplish. This workshop teaches participants how to write effective goals and how to get the most out of a day.

Simply put, individuals will be taught steps for a balanced, prioritized and peaceful life.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will be taught the definition of a goal
  2. Participants will learn how to select goals
  3. Participants will be taught the Plan On Purpose™ time management methodology
  4. Participants will learn how to create an achievable goal
  5. Participants will learn how to break a goal into manageable components
  6. Participants will learn how to manage their time in such a way that they are achieving their purpose centered goals

Outcomes:

  1. Strategic Life Plan System™ assessment
  2. A list of goals they want to accomplish
  3. A completely planned goal

Length: 2 hours

Innovation & Technology Workshops

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Capturing Innovation

In today’s fast-paced environment, consistent innovation and quick time-to-market is essential if businesses are to compete and succeed. Even in the non -profit world, delay in adequately defining a new service means the difference between making that grant deadline or not. The Capturing Innovation workshop provides a platform for corporate and non-profit leaders and their reports to capture and execute on new ideas, pivot on existing business models or launch that new product or service in a lean way.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will learn how to Participants will learn how to describe an Avatar for their product/service
  2. Participants will learn how to use a Value Proposition Canvas
  3. Participants will learn how to use a Business Model Canvas
  4. Participants will learn how to create simple financial projections for their product/service
  5. Participants will learn how to create a simple marketing plan for their product/service
  6. Participants will learn how to use the Kanban methodology to develop an MVP of their product/service

Outcomes:

  1. Avatar
  2. Value Proposition Canvas
  3. Business Model Canvas
  4. Bootstrap Financials
  5. Bootstrap Marketing Plan
  6. Trello board with Kanban setup

Length: 12 hours

How to Evaluate & Design Your Software for Rapid Development & Success

Developing software that meets the need of the intended audience and is developed on time and on budget is crucial for your organization’s success. However, poor communication between stakeholders and the development team will put this at risk. This workshop will walk you and your team through a methodology that will enable success.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will learn how to use the Value Proposition Canvas
  2. Participants will learn how to use the Software Development Canvas
  3. Participants will learn how to write an effective user story
  4. Participants will learn basic database design
  5. Participants will learn how to manage the software development process using Agile SCRUM or Kanban

Outcomes:

  1. Value Proposition Canvas
  2. Software Development Canvas
  3. Trello board with list of user stories

Length: 6 hours