Articles by: Carrie Kissel

  • The Entrepreneurial RDO: Alternative Funding Strategies for Your Organization

    Posted on: November 2nd, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    During NADO’s 2015 Annual Training Conference, three presenters offered models of revenue diversification in the session “The Entrepreneurial RDO: Alternative Funding Strategies for Your Organization.” View the presentations below. Laura Mathis, Middle Georgia Regional Commission: Revenue Diversification from nado-web Ryan...

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  • Strengthening Your SWOT and Building Wealth

    Posted on: November 2nd, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    On Sunday, October 25 at the 2015 NADO Annual Training Conference, Barbara Wyckoff of Dynamica Consulting facilitated the workshop “Strengthening Your SWOT and Building Wealth.” The workshop introduced concepts of wealth creation as an economic development strategy and presented the...

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  • Census Bureau Webinar on Economic Indicators to Occur July 8

    Posted on: June 30th, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    On July 8 at 1 p.m. (ET), the Census Bureau will hold the webinar “Understanding Construction and Housing Statistics” as part of its Investigating Economic Indicators webinar series.  Webinar participants will learn about the relationship between New Residential Construction, New...

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  • New Eno Primer: Highway Trust Fund 101

    Posted on: June 30th, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    The Eno Center for Transportation released the primer Highway Trust Fund 101 (https://www NULL.enotrans NULL.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/HTF-Primer NULL.AH_ NULL.EB_ NULL.FINAL_ NULL.pdf) (PDF) in June 2015.  The primer answers such questions as “What is the Highway Trust Fund (HTF)? What constitutes HTF income?...

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  • Google Ad Grants Available for Nonprofits

    Posted on: June 22nd, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    Looking for ways to increase public participation in your regional development organizations’ efforts?  Generate donations for a project?  Register volunteers for an event?  Increase newsletter sign-ups?  Get new information to the public?  Organizations with 501(c)3 status can apply for a...

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  • Build Skills and Support NADO through Lynda.com Membership

    Posted on: May 27th, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    (http://www NULL.lynda NULL.com/?utm_medium=ldc-partner&utm_source=SSPRC&utm_content=61&utm_campaign=CD18088&bid=61&aid=CD18088)Executive directors and staff of regional development organizations often have complex jobs requiring diverse skill sets and expertise, as each staff person wears multiple hats.  Empower your staff with access to training to build their skills and confidence...

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  • NADO Announces Partnership with Software Training Website lynda.com!

    Posted on: April 16th, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    NADO is pleased to announce that the organization has become a partner of lynda.com online training (http://www NULL.lynda NULL.com/?utm_medium=ldc-partner&utm_source=SSPRC&utm_content=10919&utm_campaign=CD18088&bid=10919&aid=CD18088), which offers video tutorials on software and technology tools, as well as creative and business skills.  The library of courses include...

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  • Center for Disease Control’s Community Health Status Indicators

    Posted on: March 17th, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    The Center for Disease Control’s Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI) 2015 (http://wwwn NULL.cdc NULL.gov/communityhealth) is an interactive web application that produces health profiles for all 3,143 counties in the United States. Each profile includes key indicators of health outcomes, which...

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  • Moving toward Performance-based Transportation Planning in Rural and Small Metropolitan Regions

    Posted on: February 24th, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    This new report uses case studies of states and rural and small metropolitan regions to identify tips to integrate performance measurement into transportation planning.

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  • Register Now for Spring Rural Wealth Creation Training, Upcoming Webinars

    Posted on: January 8th, 2015 by Carrie Kissel

    Yellow Wood Associates will offer WealthWorks Training for Coaches and Coordinators beginning in April 2015, and registrations (http://www NULL.yellowwood NULL.org/assets/resource_library/resource_docs/wealthworkstrainingapplication NULL.pdf) (PDF) are being accepted now on a first come-first served basis.  The training will include an intensive on-site training...

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