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  • General Material
July 2003

Managing in Hard Times

Author(s): Baird Straughan
Toolkit for managers during tough economic times and shifting political environment. While the focus is on conservation and the environment, the best practices and tools provided will assist any nonprofit in making assessments, in tracking finances, and how to make difficult decisions with the organization in mind.
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  • General Material
January 2003

Collaborative Leadership Assessment Scale

This is a self-assessment scale that can help individuals rate the quality of their leadership. It is designed to assess leadership skills in terms of growth and progress and helps individuals prioritize areas that they would work on to strengthen their leadership.
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  • General Material
January 2002

Conversations with Women on Leadership and Social Transformation

Author(s): Srilatha Batliwala, Aruna Rao
Features conversations with eighteen outstanding women leaders that describe their visions, explain their perspectives on coalition building and leadership, and address fundamental questions on how to challenge power and accountability.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
April 1999

Evaluating Coordinated Community Responses to Domestic Violence

Author(s): Melanie Shepard, Susan McGee
This document explores mechanisms for coordination of community responses to domestic violence, examines research regarding various components of community responses, and highlights studies that evaluate the effectiveness coordinated community responses.
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  • General Material
January 1996

Self-Care Assessment Worksheet

Author(s): K.W. Saakvitne, L.A. Pearlman
This self-assessment checklist includes sections on physical, psychological, emotional, spiritual, and professional self-care and balance.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 1993

Conflict Resolution Trainers' Manual: 12 Skills, 2nd Edition

Author(s): Fiona Hollier, Kerrie Murray, Helena Cornelius
This resource is a guide to running successful conflict resolution sessions. It offers teaching material, group and individual exercises, and handouts on the 12 skills of conflict resolution. Each chapter starts with clear guidelines for constructing training slots of different lengths. 
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  • General Material
January 0993

Outside In: A Man in the Movement

Author(s): Richard Orton
Over the past 3 decades the role of men in the anti-sexual violence movement has been a source of debate. This article shares experiences of one of the first men to be employed at rape crisis center and its effect on his worldview.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools

Building the Rhythm of Change: Developing Leadership and Improving Services Within the Battered Rural Immigrant Women's Community

Author(s): Gail Pendleton
This manual includes useful start-up tools such as a sample agenda, sample skits, a Power & Control Wheel, and a sample budget.
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  • General Material

Finding the Right Board Members for your Nonprofit

Offers suggestions for the process of shaping a nonprofits board into an effective force for good governance.
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  • General Material

Resources for Working with Immigrant Women

This page contains information and suggestions to make domestic violence services more accessible for immigrant women.
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  • General Material

On the Road to Social Transformation: Utilizing Cultural and Community Strengths to End Domestic Violence

Author(s): Elsa A. Rios
This document is meant to inspire program innovation and a deeper commitment by service providers, policy makers and funders to building culturally proficient organizations capable of delivering quality services to diverse communities.
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  • General Material

Culture as a Resource for Organizational Development

Author(s): Atum Azzahir
This article highlights a culturally-based organizational structure developed from the perspective of culturally specific organizations. Additionally, the article explores cultural foundations for leadership development, management/administration, governance and organizational accountability using a lens that integrates cultural realities and considerations.