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Strategic Planning: Webinars

In this series:

  1. Strategic Planning and its Importance in the Nonprofit Sector

NOTE: Webinars are conducted via Blackboard Collaborate. If you have internet access and can hear sound through your computer, you should be able to participate regardless of the type of computer or operating system you use. A broadband connection is helpful but not required.

To participate, click on the participant link (once it is available) to link to it. If this is the first time you're participating in a webinar using the Blackboard Collaborate platform, please visit the link to your webinar a day or two in advance so that you can pre-configure your computer. For more information or if you require accommodations to participate in a webinar, please contact Ellen Rowe at 802-751-8307 ext. 360. Requests for accommodations should be made at least seven days prior to any respective webinar.

Strategic Planning and its Importance in the Nonprofit Sector

Tuesday, September 11th 2012
recorded session

Ever wondered why organizations bother with strategic planning? Have you worked in organizations where the plan sits on a shelf and collects dust? Or you recycle the same plan every three years? Join this webinar and find out how to plan for and implement a strategic planning process that will engage staff and board and become a vital living document in your organization. Remember, if you don't know where you are going any road will take you there!

Our Presenter:
Dr. Jane Van Buren is the executive director of Women Helping Battered Women which is a community-based nonprofit organization based in Burlington, VT. She is an adjunct faculty member at UVM, teaching courses in the MPA program and she runs Noonmark Services, a nonprofit management consulting business.

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