Risk Management Lingo (Episode 1)

~9 minutes | Recorded 10/25/17 Listen to this podcast to learn about risk management terms: the language and buzzwords of the risk management discipline. Also meet The Risk Jockeys hosts, Melanie Lockwood Herman – Executive Director of the Nonprofit Risk Management Center (NRMC), and Derek Symer – Principal and Senior Vice President at AHT Insurance. … Continued

Affiliate Member Community

The Nonprofit Risk Management Center team is honored to support the following organizations as part of our Affiliate Member program. Thank you to our Affiliate Members! Our Affiliate Members receive exclusive access to self-serve risk education resources, discounts on NRMC publications and conferences, as well as access to NRMC consultants who provide RISK HELP–unlimited answers to … Continued

Privacy, Smartphones And Nonprofit Risk

“Nonprofits have faced a series of challenges raised by the use of modern technology starting with use of cell phones while driving on behalf of the organization. They have expanded over the years to include ‘a reasonable expectation of privacy’ both for clients and for employees and volunteers; distraction of nonprofit representatives from their duties … Continued

Ignoring Stress in the Workplace Puts Your Mission in Peril

This article offers tips on taking a proactive approach to stress in a nonprofit workplace.


The Dark Side of Leadership

By Melanie Lockwood Herman and Emily Wilson “Sadly, the nonprofit sector is not immune from the harm that destructive leaders leave in their wakes. Destructive leaders are those whose actions cause catastrophic effects on everything from staff morale to workplace safety.” Few nonprofits can thrive or even survive without strong leadership. Yet what happens when … Continued

Conquer Conflict

April 22, 2016 The Conflict Resolution Issue of Risk Management Essentials is now available. For your convenience, the newsletter is available in three formats: As a turn-the-page online magazine. As a downloadable PDF. As searchable, online articles. We’ve also made it much easier to view past issues of RME, with an updated webpage featuring the … Continued