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Executive Service Corps' Library of Training, Tools, & Resources for Nonprofit Stakeholders:

The Human Resorces Collection

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Executive Service Corps' Human Resources Training:​​
Executive Service Corps' free Human Resources Tools, Templates, & Articles:
  1. 10 Ways to Measure Impact (that are not Overhead) (Published Oct 2021)

  2. Is Your View of Overhead Uncharitable? (Published Aug 2021)

  3. Free Ways Nonprofit Stakeholders can Protect their Privacy (Published Sept 2020)

  4. Background Check Providers (Published Sept 2020)

  5. Nonprofits in a Pandemic: Scenarios and Impact for What's Next (Published Sept 2020)

  6. Nonprofit Legal Issues (Published July 2020)

  7. June is Pride Month: Celebration and Reading List (Published June 2020)

  8. Celebrate Juneteenth: Observation and Reading List (Published June 2020)

  9. Calendar of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Holidays: Let's Celebrate! (Published June 2020)

  10. Nonprofit Board Member Equity Training (Published May 2020)

  11. Nonprofit Board Member Annual Board Service Assessment (Published May 2020)

    1. This is a tool for nonprofit board member assessment. This matrix can be used to by Executive Directors, Board Chairpersons, Governance Committee Chairpersons, or as a self-assessment tool.

  12. Sample Employment Contracts and Policies (Published May 2020)

  13. ESC's Guide to Keeping Your Employees Safe During COVID-19 (Published Apr 2020)

  14. How to Manage Remote Volunteers (Published Apr 2020)

  15. How to Lead Remotely (Published Apr 2020)

  16. 7 Steps to Conducting Virtual Office Hours (Published Apr 2020)

  17. ESC's Guide to Listening (Published Mar 2020)

    • En Español: La Guía de Escucha de Executive Service Corps (ESC)

  18. How to Successfully Telecommute when Working from Home (Published Mar 2020)

  19. 15 Ways to Create “Belonging” at your Nonprofit (Published 2020)

  20. More Than the Weather: Things to Talk About Besides Politics (Published 2020)

  21. Comprehension Masters (Published 2020)

  22. Tips for Creating a New Job Title (Published 2020)

  23. Office Space for Chicagoland Nonprofits (Published 2020)

  24. Sample Job Descriptions:

  25. 13 Ways to Improve Written Warnings and Manage Employees Better (Published 2020)

  26. Critical 'Praise to Criticism' Ratio in Strength-Based Leadership (Published 2020)

  27. The Surprising Power of Questions (Published 2020)

  28. 3 Sample Progressive Discipline Policies (Published 2020)

  29. Progressive Coaching verse Discipline (Published 2020)

  30. Sample Performance Warning Verbal Scripts (Published 2020)

  31. Sample Performance Written Warnings (Published 2020)

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