Workshops & Webinars

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Workshops

Dennis has provided numerous workshops at all major national, regional and state nonprofit conferences throughout the United States, including:

Alliance for Strong Families and Communities
Association for Healthcare Philanthropy
Association of Fundraising Professionals
California Alliance of Child & Family Services
Catholic Charities USA
Fairleigh Dickinson University Center for Excellence: Governance, Leadership & Philanthropy
Make-A-Wish Foundation of America
Maryland Nonprofits
Mental Health Corporation of America
National Council for Behavioral Healthcare
National Healthcare Purchases Coalition
National Organization of State Association of Children
New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families
New Jersey Association of Community Providers
New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies
New York Council for Family and Child Care Agencies
New York University
Somerset County Business Partnership
Union County Consortium of Nonprofit Organizations

Webinars

Executive Search and Non-Profit Leadership

Dennis Miller is the founder and chairman of DCM Associates. He’s a nationally recognized expert in nonprofit leadership, executive search, strategic planning, and board and leadership performance coaching with more than 35 years of experience working with nonprofit board leadership and chief executives across the country.

The Nonprofit Fundraising Dilemma: How to Stop Repeating Failed Strategies

This webinar with Dennis C. Miller will inspire and motivate you to learn a completely different approach to create a real culture of philanthropy. Attendees will learn why people REALLY give money, the difference between the “tin-cup” versus “investment” theory of fundraising, and how to successfully engage your board and CEO to develop a tri-partnership with the chief development officer.

Unlock Your Life Purpose: How to Find and Live your Purpose No Matter Your Circumstances

Your life purpose holds the key to your happiness, fulfillment, your children’s future, everything! You will be so inspired by what you see and hear, you will KNOW that nothing can stop you from living your purpose!

Nine Competencies Today’s Nonprofit Leaders Need for Success

An extensive overview of the nine competencies that today’s nonprofit leaders need to have to be successful.

Nonprofit Vision Podcast with Gregory Nielsen

Dennis shares with Greg his inspirational journey from hopelessness and failure to happiness and success, a story of overcoming obstacles to achieve success.

Coping with Depression as a Leader

Part 1 of the series: Build a Better Business – Depression in the Workplace

The New Leadership Competencies Required by Today’s Nonprofit Boards

Identifying leadership competencies for CEOs, developing personal/professional development plan to enhance current leadership performance, and becoming a more effective mentor to those seeking to become nonprofit chief executives

What Comes First, The Strategic Plan or Hiring the Chief Executive or Chief Development Officer?

Pros and cons to hiring an executive prior to developing a strategic plan or waiting for the new executive to help develop the plan

How to Engage Your Board in Fundraising and Development

The CEO, CDO and Board tri-partnership for success, theories of giving, and characteristics of successful fundraising boards

The Roles and Responsibilities of the Board Search Committee

The search process, defining the strategic vision and leadership competencies and values, organizing the search committee, and identifying and hiring candidates

Does Your Nonprofit Organization Need a Chiropractor? How to Align Your Stakeholders to Achieve Your Strategic Vision

Key steps necessary to go beyond the traditional strategic planning process to achieve long term success and sustainability

The New Executive Leadership Competencies that Every Nonprofit Board is Searching for

Identifying leadership competencies for CEOs, developing personal/professional development plan to enhance current leadership performance, and becoming a more effective mentor to those seeking to become nonprofit chief executives

Would Your Board Rather Have a Root Canal Than Raise Money?

Best practices for engaging boards in fundraising

Engaging Your Board in Fundraising

Motivations for donations, theories of giving, and characteristics of successful fundraising boards

Evaluating Your Board’s Committee Structures and The Importance of the Governance Committee

Board meetings, types of committees, and measuring the level of engagement and motivation of a board

Evaluating Your Board’s Committee Structures

The importance of the Governance Committee

Building Strong Board Chair & CEO relationships

5 key elements to building a successful board chair and CEO relationship

Increasing Your Leadership Potential for Today’s Nonprofit Organizations

The most effective organizations’ relationships with their stakeholders and team

Creating an Inspiring Vision for Your Organization and Strategic Plan to Achieve It

Strategic alignment: the process of aligning all stakeholders to be focused and committed to achieving the organization’s vision

To schedule Dennis to provide a workshop for your organization or your next conference:

Dennis C. Miller