Tom Iselin 

Nonprofit Strategist, Writer, Speaker 

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LEADERSHIP - VIDEO SERIES

"BOOT CAMP"

BOOT CAMP

First Things First  

Boot Camp - Day 01 - Overview - Tom Iselin 

This is the kickoff video for Boot Camp. It provides a general overview of what viewers can expect from the program. Topics: Fierce nonprofit environment, major obstacles, winning framework, and what nonprofits must do to build a gold standard nonprofit.

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AUTHENTIC PASSION

EPISODE 1

 

Learn how to turn "lip service" passion into authentic passion at your nonprofit to create a "do something" culture!

QUALITY PEOPLE

First Things First

Boot Camp - Day 2 - Quality People (Ep 1)

First Things First - Boot Camp - Day 02 - Quality People Ep1 - Tom Iselin This video is part of the First Things First - Boot Camp series. Host: Tom Iselin. The video explains WHY it's importance to bring on and retain HIGH QUALITY people (staff, board, and volunteers) at your nonprofit. It also explains the benefits that high quality people provide and the cost of losing high quality people, including corporate intelligence. 

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Boot Camp - Day 3 - Quality People (Bring On)

This video teaches you tactics for how to create filters and set expectations to bring on high quality people (staff, board, and volunteers) at your nonprofit. 

 

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Boot Camp - Day 4 - Quality People (Retain)

This video teaches you tactics on how to retain the quality people (staff, board, volunteers) you bring on at your nonprofit: respected leadership, engagement, praise and gratitude, benefits, professional development, and more. 

 

 

First Things First  

Authentic Passion - Ep1

Learn how to turn "lip service" passion into authentic passion at your nonprofit to create a "do something" culture!

AUTHENTIC PASSION

First Things First

Authentic Passion - Ep2

In this episode, you'll learn why "commitment" to FULFILLING a mission, not commitment to the idea of a mission is the first tactic you'll need to put in place to create a "do something" culture!

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Authentic Passion - Ep3 - Clear Purpose

This video is episode 3 of Authentic Passion. It covers the tactic of defining a clear sense of purpose through a nonprofit's mission and vision statements, and statement of purpose.

 

 

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Authentic Passion - Ep4 - Engagement

This video is episode 3 of Authentic Passion. It covers the tactic of defining a clear sense of purpose through a nonprofit's mission and vision statements, and statement of purpose. 

 

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Authentic Passion - Ep5 - Remind

This video is episode 5 of Authentic Passion. It covers the tactic of "reminding" people of the authentic passion principle they worked so hard to establish. 

 

 

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Authentic Passion - Ep6 - Contagious

This video is episode 6 of Authentic Passion. It covers the concept of sharing their authentic passion with others through testimonials, speaking, and other "channels" to inspire people to get connected with your nonprofit and be authentically passionate themselves. 

 

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Authentic Passion - Ep6 - Takeaways

This is video is part of Tom Iselin's series on building a "Get it Done! culture for your board, staff, organization. This video is an overview of the series and what you can expect to learn.

First Things First

"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep1 - Overview

This is video is part of Tom Iselin's series on building a "Get it Done! culture for your board, staff, organization. This video is an overview of the series and what you can expect to learn.

CULTURE

First Things First

"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep2 - Why?

This is video is part of Tom Iselin's series on building a "Get it Done! culture for your board, staff, organization. This video is provides a brief case study of why it's important to build a unified culture--and the downside consequences if you don't.

First Things First

"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep3 - Start Early

This is video is part of Tom Iselin's series on building a "Get it Done! culture for your board, staff, organization. This video is provides an overview of why it's important to build a "Get a Done!" culture earlier than later.

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"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep4 - Facets

This video provides a detailed overview of the "elements" and "facets" required to build a "Get it Done!" culture. This one of the most important videos to watch in the "Culture" series.

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"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep5 - Safety/Voice

This video provides an overview of two key "facets" required to build a healthy organizational culture - "safety" and "voice."

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"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep6 - Get Personal

This video provides an overview of two key "facets" required to build a a healthy organizational culture -- "getting personal" and "kindness and caring"

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"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep7 - Flextime

This video provides an overview of the cultural facet "flextime" and how a nonprofit can use flextime and unexpected time off to improve staff culture. 

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"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep8 - Reminding

This video provides an overview of the importance of reminding staff and board of the culture they worked so hard to adopt.

First Things First

"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep9 - Celebrate

This video provides an overview of the importance of reflecting a culture in the workplace and boardroom, and making time to celebrate a culture the organization has worked so hard to adopt.

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"Get it Done!" Culture - Ep10 - Takeaways

This video provides an summary of the key points discussed in the series on how to create a "Get it Done!" culture.

Tom Iselin 

Nonprofit Strategist, Writer, Speaker