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2018 Training Conference – MinnCAP

Minnesota Community Action Partnership

The Power of Community Action

Shaping the Future

July 30 – August 2 in St. Cloud, MN

Workshop descriptions

Conference web page

Pre-Conference Session

MHSA Workforce Solutions Institute, July 30-31

Keynote Speakers and General Sessions

Ellie Krug, Gray Area Thinking: How to Welcome and Accept Diverse Humans

Legislative General Session

Optional - Play: ANGRY BLACK WOMAN and Well Intentioned White Girl

Ms. Shannan Paul

Conference Sessions

More than thirty workshops will be offered focusing on the following tracks: Diversity/Inclusion/Equity – Human Resources/Staff Development – Excellence in Action – Finance/Fiscal Management – Community Action Best Practices Board – Board Governance – Leadership Development/Team Building – Accountability/Operations/Standards.

Workshop descriptions

Tuesday afternoon, July 31

  • Developing 1st Level Leaders: A Supervisors Training Program
  • Be Practical about Strategic Planning Using Real Time
  • Board Governance in the Era of Organizational Standards
  • What is Community Action and Why it Matters Now More than Ever
  • Audit Readiness 101
  • IT Planning and Budgeting Crash Course
  • Transgender 101

Wednesday morning, August 1

  • Understanding Generations in the Workplace
  • Two Generation Strategies: Innovation by Returning to our Roots
  • The Role of Humor in Leadership and Team Building
  • Beyond Planning: Building Your Capacity for Change
  • Diversification of Funding: How do I Start?
  • 25 Free and Low Cost Software Tools
  • American Indians: History, Sovereignty & Moving forward Together

Wednesday afternoon, August 1

  • Addressing #MeTOO Before it Becomes #YouToo
  • MN Board on Aging Strategic Plan: MB 2030
  • Building Relationships with Decision Makers
  • Certified Community Action Professional (CCAP): What’s it all About?
  • ROMA: Your ROadMAp to Achieving Your Mission
  • Don’t Let the Wrong One In
  • The Role of Humor in Enhancing Diversity Acceptance

Thursday morning, August 1s

  • Active Threat Preparedness for the Workplace
  • It’s SNAP (50/50)
  • Undoing Racism in the Workplace and Public Arena, Pt 1
  • Gearing Up For The New CSBG Annual Report: Tools and Resources
  • Insurance: Do You Understand What you Know?
  • Meet CAMIS
  • Utilizing the IDI as an Entry Point for Diversity/Equity/Inclusion
  • Verbal De-Escalation
  • Undoing Racism in the Workplace and Public Arena, Pt 2
  • Building the Bridge: Linking Community Needs Assessment to Strategic Planning
  • Fiscal Directors Meeting
  • Business Continuity Planning
  • LGBTQ+ Cultural Considerations

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