2020 Calendar Updates

2020 Calendar Updates

A Letter From Our President As I have shared before, my husband, four kids, and I lived in Europe for ten years. This meant that some of life’s greatest moments with our families were shared over Skype, FaceTime, and Zoom. We sang “Happy Birthday” over...
Making Working from Home Work for You

Making Working from Home Work for You

During this unprecedented time, some of you may have the ability to begin working remotely for a longer period than you are used to. I have been working remotely for about six months now, and it was a new experience for me. As an extroverted person, I knew it would...
Taking Risks, Establishing Trust

Taking Risks, Establishing Trust

When we moved to the Czech Republic in 2010, we didn’t know anyone in our new Brainerd-sized town of Frýdlant nad Ostravicí. My husband and I moved there with our one-year-old daughter to work for an international non-profit, Josiah Venture. Though we had many...

Anderson Center is Growing!

Dear Colleague, To continue its growth, the Anderson Center is moving from a part-time volunteer president role to a full-time, paid role. In this newly created position, the Center is searching for a mission-driven leader who is drawn to bringing best-in-class...
Keep Your Team Engaged This Summer!

Keep Your Team Engaged This Summer!

The weather is finally warming up, the birds are singing and the air is crisp. When we step outside, the feelings of being refreshed, calm and happy are part of a phenomenon called biophilia. According to an article in Forbes, this phenomenon “describes how...
Generation Z: Get to Know Them

Generation Z: Get to Know Them

How much do you know about Generation Z? In just two short years, this next generation will make up 20% of our workforce. With this in mind, strategies need to be made for how to most effectively onboard this new group of employees. A Forbes writer shares that...
2019: Goals and Planning for Them

2019: Goals and Planning for Them

Happy New Year! Did you make any resolutions this year, either personal or professional? If you set goals, how do you plan on reaching those? Setting a strategy to achieve your goals is vital in both your home and work life. An article by Ron Carson in Forbes offers a...
Our 2019 Calendar is Here!

Our 2019 Calendar is Here!

As you are budgeting for 2019, don’t forget to consider leadership and management development! It is helpful to plan ahead and reserve seats now. Contact Rebecca to set up a leadership development planning meeting to talk about your organizations’ needs.    ...