Moving on Up: Negotiation in the Nonprofit Workplace

Tackle the tough topics with YNPN. Join us for an educational evening focused on one of the hardest things for nonprofit YPs to negotiate: compensation! Featuring experts Hilary Shager and Mark Richadson, this event is perfect for those who have been in their job for a while and job seekers alike.

Topics will include:
- How to talk to your employer about your salary
- Negotiating benefits, scheduling, working from home, and professional development
- When and how to make the ask
- Time for your questions

Bonus: Stick around after the event for Team Trivia at 7:30.

About Our Presenters:

Hilary Shager became Associate Director of the La Follette School in March 2014. She is the Director of the Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars and Committee Connect, initiatives that work to create better public policy by connecting the Wisconsin State Legislature and the University, and by elevating the role of research in policymaking. She formerly was a research analyst at the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families, where she designed and conducted evaluations of the state's early care and education, child welfare, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, and child support programs. More broadly, her research interests include early childhood education, poverty, and the intersection of education and social welfare policy. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, where she received her Ph.D. in public policy in 2012. She is also a La Follette School of Public Affairs alumna who received her Master of Public Affairs in 2005. Prior to her graduate studies, she taught high school and middle school language arts and social studies in Fort Atkinson and Madison, Wisconsin.

Mark Richardson has spent the better part of 25 years building authentic relationships that last. His professional network is considerable and stretches across the private, public and non-profit sectors. Mark created Unfinished Business LLC because he believed there had to be a way to help people find the breadth of professional opportunities that exist throughout the Madison Region, to help them understand how to leverage their unique experience and position themselves to shape their career paths. Learn more about Mark by visiting Unfinished Business' website:

July 27, 2016 at 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Next Door Brewing
2439 Atwood Ave
Madison, WI 53704
United States
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