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Trina  Isakson - 27 Shift . Vancouver , BC, CA

Trina Isakson Trina  Isakson

Principal Consultant | 27 Shift

Vancouver , BC, CANADA

Independent consultant to nonprofit leaders on the future of the nonprofit sector. Additional expertise in introverts/quiet change makers.

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Net Tuesday Vancouver presents: Using technology and data to support vulnerable populations Quiet Changemakers: Introverts in the Nonprofit Sector

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Industry Expertise (5)

Non-Profit/Charitable

Professional Training and Coaching

Corporate Leadership

Management Consulting

Philanthropy

Areas of Expertise (13)

introverts

introversion

nonprofit governance

open licensing

quiet changemakers

Volunteerism

Leadership Theory

Transformational Leadership

trends in nonprofit sector

future of nonprofit sector

Open Data

Millennial Generation

Millennials

Education (4)

Cape Breton University: MBA, Community Economic Development 2011

Major research essay:
Mindfully engaging passionate citizens: a leadership model of volunteer engagement

Select papers:
Nonprofit succession planning in the context of transformational leadership
Strategic recommendations for Take a Hike Youth at Risk Foundation
Deconstructing community

Simon Fraser University: Certificate, Dialogue and Civic Engagement 2010

University of British Columbia: Bachelor of Education 2002

University of British Columbia: Bachelor of Science 2001

Affiliations (2)

  • Certified facilitator - Myers Briggs Type Indicator MBTI
  • Member - Association of Nonprofit and Social Economy Research

Media Appearances (10)

No more Freedom 55: Why Millennials are increasingly considering mid-career breaks

Charity Village  online

2017-01-18

On travelling, sabbaticals, mid-career breaks.

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The cult of busyness in the nonprofit sector

Charity Village  online

2016-05-25

On work-life balance, being "busy", humble brags, martyrdom in the nonprofit sector, accountability.

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New website and community launched for introverted nonprofit professionals

Charity Village  online

2014-10-21

On the launch of the Quiet Changemaker Project.

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Introverts in the nonprofit world

Charity Village  online

2011-03-17

On introverts in the nonprofit sector, managing introverts, succeeding as an introvert.

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One of Calgary’s oldest service clubs set to close doors

Calgary Herald  print

2014-09-25

On the closing of seniors service clubs, volunteer opportunities for seniors, social isolation, intergeneration interaction.

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On how individuals are using technology to support vulnerable populations

Media Mornings, Co-op Radio 100.5  radio

2013-05-21

On how individuals are using technology to support vulnerable populations (including open data, social media, crowdfunding, etc.)

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D is for Disenchantment: How nonprofits are losing out

Charity Village  online

2012-07-03

On nonprofit sector leaders and managers, professional development, employee engagement, compensation.

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Ten New Year’s resolutions for your nonprofit career

Charity Village  online

2013-12-09

On increase in contract positions in nonprofit sector, volunteer engagement.

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The solo employee: How to succeed when your nonprofit staff consists of just you

Charity Village  online

2015-03-11

On millennial generation, working as solo employee in nonprofit organization, board-staff relationships, volunteer engagement.

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The mentor within: Using a mentoring program to improve retention

Charity Village  online

2011-06-14

On mentorship programs, personal development.

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