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January 1999

Media Outreach Made Easy: An Advocate's Guide to Working With the Press

Author(s): Vicki Cuscino, Pam Shea
This document provides basic information on the many ways to use the media to disseminate messages about domestic violence to the American public. A set of sample media materials is included.
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November 1997

Responding to Domestic Violence in Disaster: Guidelines for Women's Services and Disaster Practitioners

Author(s): Elaine Enarson
This report summarizes the findings of a study investigating disaster impacts, preparedness and response in US and Canadian domestic violence programs. As a pilot study for future research, the survey provides baseline data and identifies emergent issues.
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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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Safety and Security Concerns

There are some smart, strategic solutions to the risks of domestic and sexual violence at work. This page offers four sections detailing ideas for strengthening an employer’s overall workplace violence prevention procedures to deal with domestic and sexual violence threats.
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Free Basic Guide to Leadership and Supervision

Author(s): Carter McNamara
This basic online guide provides management skills for new managers and supervisors. Topics covered include: core management skills, staffing, employee training, employee performance management, and personnel policies.
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All About Staffing: Hiring and Keeping the Best Employees

Author(s): Carter McNamara
This is a basic guide to all aspects of staffing, from workforce planning to recruiting to retaining employees.
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Disaster Preparedness Plan

This outline by the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) provides guidance to local centers on disaster planning to ensure that domestic violence services continue statewide, uninterrupted, despite the occurrence of a disaster.
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Strategy Selection Workbook: Key Steps to Selecting Primary Prevention Strategies

Author(s): Morgan J. Curtis, Emiliano Diaz de Leon, Tim Love
Deciding which materials (e.g., marketing campaigns, curricula, etc.) or strategies are primary prevention-based is often a difficult and involved process. There are few, if any, clear cut answers. This document is meant to help guide your process of determining if a strategy is likely to be primary prevention-based or not. It is not meant to help figure out which strategies are sanctioned by funding sources or which are the best ones for your community but rather give you a process by which to explore the key factors in strategy selection.
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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.
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Why Nonprofit Managers Must Use RSS - And How to Start

Author(s): Jason Zanon
This article describes how RSS (Real Simple Syndication) can enhance the work of a nonprofit organization, and provides three simple steps for utilizing this online information management tool.
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Model Workplace Policy On Employer Responses to Domestic Violence, Sexual Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking

This model policy outlines guidelines for workplace responses to victims/survivors of violence and perpetrators of violence.