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WORKSHOP HANDOUTS

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PRE-CONFERENCE

What Your Mission Needs to Know About Internal Employment Investigations

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Reaching the Foreigner Among Us: Church and Agency Partnering Together

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The Basics of Compliance for Missions Organizations

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EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP

Leadership in Today’s VUCA World

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Learning From the Past: Women and Modern Missions

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Home Office Morale Busters: Is your Office Toxic or Tonic?

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GLOBALLY ENGAGED CHURCHES

Missionary Preparation: Distinguishing the Roles of Church and Agency

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Team Conflict: The Church’s Role in Missionary Conflict Resolution

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Living on Purpose for Missional Impact

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MISSION FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

Best Practices in Risk Management

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Simple Steps to Cybersecurity

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2017 Accounting and Financial Reporting Update

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Exercising Our Christian Beliefs Through Policies and Practices: Can We Still Do That?

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It’s All in the Numbers!

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Funding Mission Ministries Beyond Charitable Giving

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Conducting Investigations: A Primer

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Nuts & Bolts: Starting a Fundraising Office

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FLSA & Mission Organizations

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Investment Strategy in Today’s World – Understanding the Macro and Micro Issues in Order to Protect Your Future

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Issues, Opportunities, and Best Practices in Business as Mission

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Recent Developments Impacting Organizations Involved in Missions

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PERSONNEL

Mission and Church Sexual Abuse Investigations – Caregiving Issues

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Training Confident Westerners to Be Humble Participants in Multi-cultural Teams

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Yes, They Changed the Rules Again – Updates on Employment Law

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The Crucible of First Term: Understanding and Helping So It Is Not the Last

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Leadership in Today’s VUCA World

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Fully Funded – The Best Member Care Strategy

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How Do I Mobilize in My Church

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Where’s the Pre-field Training Sweet Spot for Short/Mid-Term Workers?

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What Can We Learn From the Rest of the World About Missionary Training?

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4 Cornerstones to a Fully Funded Ministry Culture

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Critical Periods in Church/Mission Relationships: Healthy Functioning After Crisis and Conflict

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Living on Purpose for Missional Impact

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 Fight the Fear of Fundraising

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Why Did They Go

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SHORT-TERM MISSION

On Mission: Equipping Short-Term Teams for Cross-Cultural Ministry

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Serving Safely: Risk Management for Staff and Volunteers

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Change That Lasts: Debriefing and Following Through with STM Participants

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Making Missions Central in Your Congregation

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