Consult & Facilitation
Is mission drift draining your budget? Not sure how to organize the board committee structure or what their goals should be? Need to revitalize fundraising efforts? Is your story getting old? Is it time to update your strategic plan? Blue Lotus helps agency leadership evaluate organizational possibilities and plan for a more efficient, brighter future through its consultant and facilitation services. Whether it's strategic planning, capacity building, strategic fund development, marketing and communications, or forming organizational alliances, Blue Lotus will work with you through one-on-one mentoring, small group discussions, individual or group trainings or scheduled retreats. Be sure to ask about no-cost consulting services.
Blue Lotus offers a number of popular workshops to community groups, professional associations, organizations and national conferences. Workshop sessions can be scheduled from 60 minutes up to a full day and include topics in program development, fundraising, grantsmanship, marketing and social media, and online research. Blue Lotus offers free grant writing workshops through the Center for Applied Research Solutions.
Select from the topics below or work with Blue Lotus to customize a topic of your choice:
- Build Program & Funding Success with the Logic Model
- On Track with Great Grants!
- Great Grants! Finding Funders on the Internet & Developing a Grant Calendar
- Great Grants! Grant Preparedness
- Great Grants! Outcome Measurement Made Easy
- Great Grants! Writing the Needs Statement
- The Case Statement Advantage
- Fundrai$ing Ba$ic$
- PowerPointed Out? Introducion to Competing Apps
- Online Research: Tips & Techniques for Super Searching
- Marketing: Telling Your Story Effectively
- Marketing: The Power of Social Media
Without advanced training, when you search the Web for information you are only accessing the Surface Web which is easily scanned by popular search engines. The trained information professionals at Blue Lotus will delve into the Deep Web of information for your research needs. Research services can help you to build your family tree, find primary source material, research your novel, and streamline research efforts. Frustrated at all that information on the Internet? No time to research? Then use Blue Lotus services to do the research for you!