Mtg Schedule

Events for March 2015

FlashClass “High Potential Listening”
Thursday, March 5th – 10:00 a.m. PT

Creating the Future Board Meeting
Monday, March 9th – 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) / 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time (NA)

Creating a Website from ScratchPart III
Tuesday, March 10th — 11:00 a.m. ET / 8:00 a.m. PT

#NPCons Chat
Tuesday, March 17th – 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) / 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time (NA)

Servant Leadership – The Making Change Broadcast
Thursday, March 26th — 4:00 p.m. ET / 1:00 p.m. PT

Creating a Website from Scratch – Part IV
Tuesday, March 31st — 11:00 a.m. ET / 8:00 a.m. PT

 

Events for February 2015

Creating the Future Board Meeting
Monday, February 9th – 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) / 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant and joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people — and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom, thoughts, ideas and experiences than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) / 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) / 6:00 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time for our board meetings. All board meetings are two hours long.

ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in — and we hope you’ll do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting).

Planning that Creates the Future: Making Change Vid-Cast
Tuesday, February 10th – 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) / 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time (NA)
How could your annual planning create the future of your community? And how is that different from the planning most organizations already do? Register for the free one-hour conversation here.

#NPCons Chat
Tuesday, February 20th – 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) / 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time (NA)
Be a part of an hour long live Twitter chat! The #NPCons Chat is a monthly Twitter chat for consultants to Community Benefit Organizations and beyond! Please visit npcons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the live, once a month discussions.

FlashClass “Creating Transformational Strategy”
Thursday, April 9th – 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time (NA)
This webinar is about the questions you ask before, during and after your strategy session to ensure that session propels you to transformational success. It is about creating the conditions that will bring out the best in the situation and the people in the room. Ready to learn? Register for the FlashClass today.

 

Events for January 2015

Creating the Future Board Meeting
Monday, January 12th – 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant and joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people — and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom, thoughts, ideas and experiences than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) // 6 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time for our board meetings. All board meetings are two hours long.

ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in — and we hope you’ll do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting).

FlashClass: Using FREE Technology to Engage Your Board
Thursday, January 15th – 10 a.m. PT (NA)
In this recorded webinar, you will learn simple technology tools that can help you bring out the best in your board. The recorded webinar will be available to you to watch as many times as you like for a full 30 days after the classroom page goes live.To register for the event, click here!

#NPCons Chat
Tuesday, January 20th – 1 p.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 4 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Be a part of an hour long live Twitter chat! The #NPCons Chat is a monthly Twitter chat for consultants to Community Benefit Organizations and beyond! Please visit npcons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the live, once a month discussions.

Events for December 2014

Creating the Future Board Meeting
Monday, December 8th – 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant and joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people — and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom, thoughts, ideas and experiences than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) // 6 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time for our board meetings. All board meetings are two hours long.

ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in — and we hope you’ll do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting).

“Gratitude and Generosity: An Online Conversation”
Tuesday, December 16th – 9 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 12 p.m. ET (NA)
Curious about the role generosity and gratitude can play in the business world and the community benefit arena? Then you won’t want to miss “Building Your Work on a Foundation of Generosity & Gratitude: An Online Conversation.” Find out more about the conversation and register for the FREE event here!

#NPCons Chat
Tuesday, December 16th – 1 p.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 4 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Be a part of an hour long live Twitter chat! The #NPCons Chat is a monthly Twitter chat for consultants to Community Benefit Organizations and beyond! Please visit npcons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the live, once a month discussions.

Events for November 2014

Creating the Future Board Meeting
Monday, November 10th – 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant and joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people — and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom, thoughts, ideas and experiences than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) // 6 p.m. Greenwich Mean Time for our board meetings. All board meetings are two hours long.

ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in — and we hope you’ll do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting).

#NPCons Chat
Tuesday, November 18th – 1 p.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 4 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Be a part of an hour long live Twitter chat! The #NPCons Chat is a monthly Twitter chat for consultants to Community Benefit Organizations and beyond! Please visit npcons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the live, once a month discussions.

Events for October 2014

Creating the Future Board Meeting
Monday, October 13th — 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant and joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people — and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom, thoughts, ideas and experiences than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 1 p.m. Eastern Time (NA) // 6 p.m. British Summer Time for our board meetings. All board meetings are two hours long.

ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in — and we hope you’ll do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting).

Creating the Future Google Hangout  — “1 Year of Consulting to Create the Future”
Tuesday, October 14th — 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Want to know more about Creating the Future’s five day intensive Immersion Program? Join us for a live chat with past participants of the class on Tuesday, Oct. 14th! For more information about the Google Hangout, visit Creating the Future’s Consulting blog here.

#NPCons Chat
Tuesday, October 21st — 1 p.m. Pacific Time (NA) // 4 p.m. Eastern Time (NA)
Be a part of an hour long live Twitter chat! The #NPCons Chat is a monthly Twitter chat for consultants to Community Benefit Organizations and beyond! Please visit npcons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the live, once a month discussions.

Events for August & September 2014

Creating The Future Board Meeting
Monday, August 11th – 10 a.m. Pacific time (NA) / 1 p.m. Eastern time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant, joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people – and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom and thoughts and ideas and experience than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. Pacific time (NA), 1 p.m. Eastern time (NA), and 6 p.m. BST (Europe). This is a two hour event.

 ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in – and we hope you will do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting.)

 #NPCons Chat
#NPCons Chat will be taking the month of August off.
We look forward to seeing and hearing from you during our September chat — Tuesday, September 16th at 1 p.m. Pacific / 4 p.m. Eastern. Please visit NPCons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the once a month live discussions.

Creating The Future Board Meeting
Monday, September 8th – 10 a.m. Pacific time (NA) / 1 p.m. Eastern time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant, joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people – and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom and thoughts and ideas and experience than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. Pacific time (NA), 1 p.m. Eastern time (NA), and 6 p.m. BST (Europe). This is a two hour event.

 ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in – and we hope you will do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting.)

 #NPCons Chat
Tuesday, September 16th – 1 p.m. Pacific time (NA) / 4 p.m. Eastern time (NA)
Be a part of an hour long Twitter chat!The #NPCons Chat is a monthly Twitter Chat for consultants to community benefit organizations and beyond! Please visit NPCons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the once a month live discussions.

Events for June & July 2014

Crafting a Community Engagement Plan – Creating the Future’s Community Engagement Planning
Wednesday, June 25th – 11 a.m. Pacific time (NA) / 1 p.m. Eastern time (NA)
This will be a continuation of Creating the Future’s Crafting a Community Engagement Plan discussion held on May 11th, 2014. Join board members and Creating the Future’s Operation Team as we continue to talk about Community Engagement Planning. Visit our Walking the Talk blog to watch, listen and get a recap of last month’s event!

To add your input, head to Twitter and follow the hashtag #CTFuture. We look forward to you being part of these discussions!

Creating The Future Board Meeting
Monday, July 14th – 10 a.m. Pacific time (NA) / 1 p.m. Eastern time (NA)
Please calendar our board meetings and be a part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant, joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people – and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom and thoughts and ideas and experience than just us. Join us every second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. Pacific time (NA), 1 p.m. Eastern time (NA), and 6 p.m. BST (Europe). This is a two hour event.

 ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in – and we hope you will do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting.)

 #NPCons Chat
Tuesday, July 15th – 1 p.m. Pacific time (NA) / 4 p.m. Eastern time (NA)
Be a part of an hour long Twitter chat! The #NPCons Chat is a monthly Twitter Chat for consultants to community benefit organizations and beyond! Please visit NPCons.net to learn more about #NPCons and how you can be a part of the once a month live discussions.

 

Events for April & May 2014

Creating the Future Board Meeting
Monday, April 14th  – 1pm Eastern time (NA)
All the prep materials for this meeting will be posted to our Walking the Talk blog (subscribe there for updates).

Please calendar our board meetings and be part of leading this effort to create a humane, vibrant, joyful future for our world. Our board realizes that we are only a handful of people – and that to truly create the future, we need far more wisdom and thoughts and ideas and experience than just us. So please join us! 2nd Monday of every month at 10am Pacific time (NA), 1pm Eastern time (NA), and 6pm BST (Europe).

Creating the Future Conference!
Monday & Tuesday, April 28 & 29
Our first-ever Creating the Future conference is a demonstration project of what conferences can be if they are developed with clear intent to accomplish outcomes. 

We have been working for months with our partners, the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations and the Community Foundation of Westmoreland County, to make this conference everything it can be. If you are in Pennsylvania, come join Creating the Future fellows and board members for an event that promises to reach for what is possible. (We are currently investigating the possibility of streaming the plenary sessions. Subscribe to the Walking the Talk blog for updates on that!) To register for the conference, click here.

ALL meetings are open for you to not only watch, but participate in – and we hope you will do so! To view, watch for the link at Creating the Future’s Walking the Talk blog (unless there is a different link specified in the blurb for a specific meeting.)

Creating the Future’s Community Engagement Planning
Wednesday, May 14th – 4pm Eastern time (NA)
This will be the initial meeting to develop our Community Engagement Plan. Join board members and Creating the Future’s Operations Team as we start by asking, “What do we want engagement to accomplish? For whom?” All the prep materials for this meeting will be posted to our Walking the Talk blog (subscribe there for updates).

To add your input, head to Twitter and follow the hashtag #CTFuture. We look forward to your being part of these discussions!

Videos and discussions of the actual meetings are all searchable (as well as posted chronologically) at our Walking the Talk blog.

To be notified of additional sessions / changes to the schedule, subscribe here.