Building more effective workteams

 Manage Stress.
Inspire Resilience & Joy.

Fight Burnout. Retain staff. 

Build well-being @work.

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Semi-monthly jolt of actionable info & humor.

Fun Facts about Comfort Consulting


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. Here are 10 no-cost things your office can do right away and a consulting menu to dive deeper. We've also crowd-sourced these resources for your journey. Comfort Consulting especially likes working with fundraising/sales teams, who are stressed-out, always on deadline and highly-poach-able. If you keep revenue-raisers healthy and productive, the whole organization benefits.


PILOT Research On Wellness Benefits

Right now, across the D.C. area, 60 stressed-out nonprofit employees are putting various physical and mental and team health tools to the test. It's a pilot project, led by Comfort Consulting, studying burnout prevention, change readiness and team health. 

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Burnout: A Global Phenomenon

Susan Comfort 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 from Susan's consulting toolbox. At left, recording this podcast interview with host Jakub Górnicki.

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Consulting & Coaching

Susan's nonprofit management, fundraising and team-building advice rests on three decades of real-world experience. All staff, especially HR folks, need fresh tools, activities, and approaches to mental health @work. 


Take Five & 7 Stress Solutions Talks

These interactive workshops focus on brain science and increasing your teams' resilience, productivity, and joy. Great for brown bag lunches, conferences, or staff retreats.

comfort talks

Make More Money

Your fundraising & sales teams can't burn out. Susan's 25 years of revenue-generation will inform strategy, tactics, well-being, and team-building so your money folks are happy and healthy.

wellness tools

"The cure for anything is salt water...tears, sweat or the sea."

— Isak Dinesen [Karen Blixen]