The Nonprofit Navigator: Shaping the Future of Work in the Social Impact Sector | Sessions

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The Nonprofit Navigator: Shaping the Future of Work in the Social Impact Sector
Monday 06/24/2024 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM   Add to calendar

Competencies: Business (Behavioral), Leadership (Behavioral), Workplace (Technical) | Intended Audience: Mid-Level, Senior-Level
Workplace Application:
Attendees will delve into the distinctive challenges and opportunities within the nonprofit sector, gaining actionable insights into how nonprofits can align with ESG goals, ensuring a socially responsible and sustainable future of work that champions equality of opportunities and positive societal impact. 

The conversation about the future of work often focuses on the business world, highlighting innovation and change. However, this overlooks the vital nonprofit sector, where the dialogue and solutions for it are just as crucial. 'The Nonprofit Navigator' is a dynamic session designed to fill this gap. It's a deep dive for nonprofit leaders and HR professionals into how their work is evolving in the social impact space and links the ideas of futurism in the for-profit sector to the mission-driven world of nonprofits, addressing how to navigate the changing landscape while staying true to core values. Participants will explore the distinctive challenges and possibilities of nonprofits, understanding how they can contribute to a fair and sustainable future. This session also serves as a conduit to the business sector's focus on Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles, offering strategies to integrate these into nonprofit goals without losing sight of their social imperatives. Attendees will leave with a clear vision of their unique role in molding a future that's innovative, socially conscious, and socially sustainable.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore the unique challenges and opportunities of the nonprofit sector in the context of the future of work.
  • Understand the role of nonprofits in ensuring equality of opportunities and aligning with ESG goals.
  • Gain insights into strategies for creating socially responsible work environments in the nonprofit sector.
  • Empower nonprofit leaders with knowledge to drive positive change and innovation within their organizations.
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Lisa Brown Alexander, President & CEO,
Nonprofit HR