In response to the growing disparity in income and prosperity among Miami-Dade County residents, FIU's Metropolitan Center - Florida's leading urban policy think tank - created a "Prosperity Agenda for Miami-Dade", a groundbreaking, research-based community action plan that recommends specific wealth-building strategies to improve economic opportunity and self-sufficiency.
Economic and Housing Market Analysis Development of strategic economic projects and studies that look at regional development problems and opportunities.
Training and Organizational Development
Preparation and presentation of training in topics as diverse as customer service to creating organizational performance measures.
Survey and Opinion Research Conduction of quantitative and qualitative public opinion research, including surveys, focus groups, one-on-one interviews and mystery shops.
Every nonprofit organization must have a solid understanding of fundraising operations in order to fundraise efficiently, process gifts, and provide proper donor stewardship; even defining the roles and functions of all the individuals who share fundraising operations responsibility has become challenging. The increasingly complex nature of operations requires fundraisers and executives to recognize the interdependency of fundraising and operations functions to enhance the development organizati
Moving from a staff level position into a managerial position is a big jump for most people. Many people find that they are unprepared and that they do not have the necessary “soft skills” to manage others. Now you can learn the skills to tackle and solve real-life situations with increased confidence of a pro.
Have you ever felt awkward in a business situation because you simply did not know how to respond? Come to this one day (four hour) session to learn more about what is proper and expected of you. In an era when companies are competing on the basis of service, manners are much more than a social nicety; they are a crucial business skill. In fact, good manners are good business.