Join us for our first-ever Bootcamp Summer Series, a collection of interactive virtual sessions to support the work/life balance of your consulting practice!
Summer provides the perfect opportunity to step back, practice self-care, and reflect on your next steps as a philanthropy consultant. These virtual sessions are complimentary and open to all philanthropy consultants on a first-come, first-served basis.
These sessions are complimentary for all. Computer cameras or phone/webcams are required for participation in our interactive Bootcamp sessions.
Sessions I and II
Building Your Consulting Practice: Diverse Perspectives from Philanthropy Consultants
We kick the series off with Building Your Consulting Practice: Diverse Perspectives from Philanthropy Consultants. Whether you are just setting up shop or are thinking about how to expand your clientele, these virtual sessions can help you along the way. Hear diverse perspectives from philanthropy consultants at various stages in their careers.
These sessions will feature a panel discussion and live Q&A, covering topics such as:
- Getting Started or Finding New Clients
- Expanding Your Practice’s Focus
- Distinguishing Your Practice from Others
- Fine-Tuning Your Organizational Structure
Session I: Thursday, July 16, 2 – 3:15 PM ET Register Today for any or all sessions!
- Marcus Littles, Frontline Solutions
- Sylvia Zaldivar-Sykes, Philanthropy with Impact/Filantropía con Impacto
- Tony Macklin
Session II: Thursday, July 30, 2 – 3:15 PM ET Register Today for any or all sessions!
- Jeff Glebocki, Strategy+Action/Philanthropy
- Suzanne Smith, Social Impact Architects
- Nic Campbell, Build Up Advisory Group
Session III: Thursday, August 13, 2 – 3 PM ET Register Today for any or all sessions!
Your Brand, Your Consultancy with Lori McClung, co-founder of Advocacy & Communication Solutions
NNCG member Lori McClung shares strategies, advice, and tips for building your brand as a philanthropy consultant and positioning yourself as a thought leader in the field.
Session IV: Thursday, September 3, 12:00 – 1:15 PM ET Register Today for any or all sessions!
The Philanthropy Consultant’s Virtual Cafe: Great Conversation, Light Facilitation!
Virtual Cafe, Fireside Chat, Campfire, or Lunch and Learn — depending on your preference, call it what you like! We are setting aside some open space via a full group networking session and Zoom breakout rooms to discuss key themes emerging from the interests of our Network.
- Hard Issues, Self-Care
- Managing Staff in the New Normal
- The Value (or not) of RFPs
When you sign up for these live virtual conversations, we ask that you share a theme that you might be interested in facilitating as part of a breakout room as well.