Category: Developing People

Making Alexandria More Welcoming and inclusive-One Organization at a Time

S&G Endeavors works with a variety of nonprofits and community-based organizations each year to strengthen their effectiveness and help them become more strategic in their work. Though a church and a member-driven nonprofit have differences in their approach, both are

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It’s All about the Relationships—Transforming Your Game for 2019 and Beyond

Recently our own Jeremy Grandstaff was inducted into Business Networking International. This brief introduction highlights the benefits that you get as an S&G client as well as teaches you how to be a great referral partner for S&G services. This

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Living Your Values-Tips to Include Equity in Your Organization

By Guest Blogger and S&G Partner Consultant: Rene Rivera As a leader of a bicycle advocacy organization over the past eight years I have seen diversity equity and inclusion become a central concern for this movement. The leading organizations in

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Building A Walk/Bike Movement One Community At A Time.

Can a standard, customizable process be used to help diverse communities achieve the same goal? A partnership between Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and a local health department, Public Health Solutions, set out to do what it could

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With Structure Comes Freedom

I have recently been working with a couple of different groups that believe strongly in horizontal leadership – they believe that no one should have power over another in a group setting. Traditional leadership is very top down, can be

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Five Tips—A Cheat Sheet to Make Sure Your Meetings are Effective

How many times do you walk into a meeting with high hopes, thinking “we are finally going to get something done?” You try to fully engage in the meeting, only to walk out feeling defeating, saying, “that was a waste

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Potential Trainings That Level Up Your Organization & Leaders

Are you looking to level up your organization and its leaders?  Check out these potential trainings and take your organization to the next level in 2018. The following are some of the collaborative trainings that S & G Endeavors has

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Solution Session: Give us 90 minutes and we’ll get you unstuck!

One of our collaborative partners, Ted Sarvata, is working with S & G consultant, Rob Sadowsky, on offering simple one-shot sessions that will help your organization or company explore an area that is slowing you down or simply keeping you from really thriving. It’s really up to your team to move forward, but we’ll work with you to get at the root causes of what is getting you “stuck” and help identify clear, accountable action steps to move forward.

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Working with an Executive Coach

I was interviewing for my big job, serving as the Executive Director of the Chicagoland Bicycle Federation. The interviews were exhausting, three of them totaling more than eleven hours. But I made it through the gauntlet with one caveat: they

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