Building effective work teams for 2020

 Learn to manage stress now.
Inspire resilience & joy daily.

Fight burnout. Retain staff.

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Well-being @Work (especially for fundraisers)

How does your workplace support physical, mental, and team health? It's not just about self-care, y'all, it's about team-care.  Look at the example of fundraising/sales teams, who are stressed-out, always on deadline and highly-poach-able. If you keep revenue-raisers healthy and productive, working well as a team, the whole organization benefits.


PILOT Research On Wellness Benefits

Right now, across the D.C. area, we are evaluating a 60-employee Pilot studying physical and mental and team health tools. The project is led by Comfort Consulting, looking at why nonprofits are such NIBs: notorious incubators of burnout.

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Burnout: A Global Phenomenon

Listen to this podcast interview with host Jakub Górnicki and Susan Comfort. Susan was the only American trainer invited to give a workshop at Megaphone2018, a TechSoup Europe conference in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, for Eastern European activists. The topic? Self-Care in Community, mixing individual and team burnout prevention strategies. 

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“We need to learn how to practice love such that care -- for ourselves and others -- is understood as political resistance and cultivating resilience.”  

-- adrienne maree brown