Who Narrates the World?

By Nicole Sukenis
Professional Development Chair for YNPN of OKC


Who Narrates the World? This is the question that was posed to the audience at a recent training hosted by the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits, “Claim Your Expertise: A Breakfast Event with Zeba Khan.” There were two main take-aways that I believe are applicable to my professional life with YNPN of OKC and Infant Crisis Services. You can read about the first one here.

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Too Young to be an Expert?


Earlier this spring, as part of YNPN of OKC’s mission to provide affordable professional development for young/new professionals in the nonprofit sector, our organization sent Nicole Sukenis and me to an Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits training. It was titled “Claim Your Expertise: A Breakfast Event with Zeba Khan.” I went into this training hoping to gain knowledge to help our chapter advocate for the needs of the nonprofit sector’s newest members, but I ended up with thoughts on how each of us as individuals can find our own voice to share our knowledge with the world...

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New FLSA Overtime Regulations


Matt Tipton, owner of HR consulting firm Vanguard Results, was kind enough to speak with us on May 13 about the proposed new new Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations that govern salaried employees and who qualifies for over-time. 

* We've updated all resource links below with the May 18 release of the final rule. *

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