WORKSHOP CALENDAR

April 29 (Tuesday)  9:30—11:30am - - - Sold Out - - -
Social Media Best Practices
WNET staff will lead an interactive session with nonprofits, walking through case studies of theirs and of other PBS station and program social media campaigns. They will also provide an overview of the social media landscape and current priorities, best practices and audience demographics related to individual social media platforms, as well as the integration of social media with other on- and off-line marketing and communications vehicles.

May 6 (Tuesday)  9:30—11:30am
Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Interested in preventing sexual harassment in your workplace? Training your employees is a great way to get started. Co-sponsored by New York Lawyers for the Public Interest and NPCC and presented by Sean Kirby and Jonathan Sokolowski from the law firm of Sheppard Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP, this workshop will outline employer and employee rights and responsibilities. Learn more about sexual harassment, how to identify it and strategies for prevention.

May 7 (Wednesday)  9—11am
Fiduciary Education Workshop for Retirement Plan Administrators
Are you a plan administrator of your organization’s retirement plan? Are you “getting it right” by making timely contributions; avoiding prohibited transactions; making all reports and disclosures mandated under ERISA? Peter Jacobello from the US Department of Labor will outline the fiduciary responsibilities of the plan administrator. Breakfast buffet: 8:30-9am; workshop: 9-11am. The meeting will be held at the MetLife Building, 1095 Avenue of the Americas, 23rd floor.

May 8 (Thursday)  9:30—11am
Pathways to Excellence: Excellence in Appropriate and Reliable Information Technology Systems
Derived from Eight Areas of Nonprofit Excellence and featuring panelists from winning organizations from the past seven years of the Nonprofit Excellence Awards, this workshop is dedicated to informing nonprofit leaders about strategies that work to achieve management excellence. Do your policies and practices recognize the importance, expectations, availability and responsibilities of managing appropriate technology? Is technology integrated into your strategic objectives? Do you regularly use technology and other resources to increase efficiency and effectiveness? Learn about key strategies from high-performing nonprofit experts. This workshop will include an exercise to help you think about the state of your IT systems and the steps you need to take to achieve excellence in managing IT. You will also receive a set of helpful resources. This session will be of most interest to executive directors and staff who work on IT issues. This panel will be moderated by George Weiner, founder and CEO of Whole Whale, and will feature as panelists: Matthew Reich, VP of food sourcing and information technology at City Harvest and Anita Wilenkin, chief operating officer at Open Door Family Medical Centers.

May 15 (Thursday)  9:30—11:30am - - - Sold Out - - -
Personnel Practices Update
This workshop, led by labor relations attorney Allen Breslow, will cover new developments in labor and employment law, including FMLA changes, wage and hour issues, independent contractor updates, the new New York City Paid Sick Leave Act, New York State labor law regarding deductions from employees’ wages, and COBRA changes as a result of the Affordable Care Act.


Registration is Required: Click on the workshop title above to register. Attendance may be limited to one person per 501(c)(3) member organization. By registering for a workshop you are making a firm commitment to attend. If you must cancel, please provide at least 48 hours notice so that someone else can take your place. Meetings begin and end on time so please plan your travel and schedules accordingly.

Unless noted otherwise, workshops are open only to NPCC's 501(c)(3) members and are held at NPCC's office at 135 West 36th Street, 15th Floor (between Broadway and 7th Avenue), New York NY, 10018. NPCC is a scent-free environment. Please do not use scented products when attending a meeting.