Calendar of Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Seminars & Events

Every year BVU presents over 40 seminars packed with useful and practical knowledge.  Our seminars focus on nonprofit governance and management topics, including board roles, board leadership, public policy, HR, finance, and marketing.  Additionally, BVU offers several events celebrating and promoting volunteerism

BVU is accepting credit cards for seminar registrations. We continually update our calendar of seminars.  We will refund the cost of your seminar if cancelled at least 48 hours prior to seminar.

 

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Mastering Effective Meetings

Tired of endless, ineffective meetings? From board meetings to department meetings, this seminar can help you hold more productive, more successful meetings.

Brecksville Community Center

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Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Ready...Set...Grow! We Really Need to Talk: Critical Conversations

This seminar is the first session of our three part series for the nonprofit manager and is designed to assist leaders and managers in understanding the concept of crucial conversations, in a productive and constructive manner.

Western Reserve Historical Society

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Thursday, October 09, 2014

Purpose@50plus: Cleveland's Encore Volunteer Engagement Event

Join us for this free community event where you will learn about options for volunteering and how to make an Encore life plan.

Western Reserve Historical Society

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Best Practices in Internal Controls and Financial Reporting

A seminar addressing critical concepts of internal controls and meaningful financial reporting in order to ensure the future of your nonprofit.

Brecksville Community Center

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Ready...Set...Grow! Planning and Managing Projects

This seminar is the second session of our three part series for the nonprofit manager and will provide you with the basics of planning and managing projects through interactive discussion and hands-on exercises.

Western Reserve Historical Society

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Friday, October 24, 2014

The Role of the Board, Akron

After attending this training, you will have guidelines for effective and meaningful nonprofit board service and a clear understanding of your role and the expectations of a nonprofit board member.

John S. Knight Center

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Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Ready...Set...Grow! Human Resources 101

This seminar is the third session of our three part series for the nonprofit manager and will cover practical techniques to help you address vital human resource issues.

Western Reserve Historical Society

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Thursday, November 06, 2014

Effective Leadership of Nonprofit Boards

Join BVU for a small, hands-on workshop that will address the role of board leaders in guiding and shaping a board to advance the organization to achieve its full potential.

BVU Akron Office

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Business professionals, board members and nonprofit staff find BVU's seminars to be relevant, useful and high quality.