Here’s our latest installment of tools you might want to use to make risk management tasks easier and more effective. In keeping with this month’s theme of building awareness about threats and opportunities, these links focus on resources to help nonprofits think about risk management.
Warren Buffett famously said that “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” This is especially important for nonprofits, making effective risk management essential.
ManagementHelp.org has a list of resources available for nonprofit risk management.
Talent4SocialChange is a great website and resource for talent development, which is an essential element for risk management. Help develop your nonprofit leaders with The Talent Development Platform. Written by Heather Carpenter and Tera Wozniak Qualls, along with Alexis S. Terry and Rusty Stahl, this talent development resources is a must-read. Don’t miss the chapter on how to conduct an organizational learning assessment.
Grant Space has numerous nonprofit risk management tools available on its website.
The Nonprofit Risk Management Center provides risk management training, tools, and other resources.
Beth Kanter is the author of Beth’s Blog is a marketing/reputation management website with a focus on using metrics to build capacity. Kanter was named one of the most influential women in technology by Fast Company, and her book, The Networked Nonprofit: Connecting with Social Media to Drive Change, is a must-read on how social media can drive change.