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About Justin Wedell

Justin Wedell

Manager, Nonprofit Empowerment Program

As Manager of the Nonprofit Empowerment Program, Justin Wedell is responsible for maintaining and supporting the Foundation's global portfolio of capacity building services, including the HR Pro Bono Corps and Gift of Learning.

Previously, Justin was a project manager and analyst for SBE, a leading hospitality company, implementing strategic corporate initiatives to streamline processes and build brand equity within all company verticals across California, Florida, and Nevada. Prior to joining SBE, Justin served with Teach for America, an organization dedicated to closing the academic achievement gap within the nation’s most at-risk communities, working to eliminate educational inequity and provide children with a clearer path to graduation and opportunities for higher learning.

Justin holds a BA in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles.

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Justin Wedell authored posts

Embrace Your Inner Superhero

October 22, 2014Justin Wedell

Can your professional skills save the world?

D.I.Y. Professional Development

September 23, 2014Justin Wedell

September is National Self-Improvement Month... as if you needed another reminder to seek personal improvement. Scan the aisles of your local bookstore (if you have one), look at the top-sellers on Amazon, or pay a visit to...

Introducing NonprofitReady.org

September 17, 2014Justin Wedell

Every day at the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation, our focus is talent management. We think about it, we talk about it, we write about it, and - if we’re being completely...

PS - I Love You

July 07, 2014Justin Wedell

Fortunately (or perhaps unfortunately, depending upon your taste in movies), this post is not a reflection on the questionable film of the same title. No, this post is all about Performance Support (PS) - a learning model that some have heard of, few have engaged, and many...

It’s Not You, It’s Me – Nonprofit Capacity and the Pro Bono Bottleneck

June 17, 2014Justin Wedell

“Water, water, everywhere,
and all the boards did shrink;
water, water, everywhere,
nor any drop to drink.”

- Samuel Taylor Coleridge, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner...

Your Training Program Needs a Performance Review

May 21, 2014Justin Wedell

For most nonprofit leaders, training is a means to an end, intended to serve as a vehicle for individual and organizational improvement. Verifying whether or not your prescribed training actually achieves this objective however, is an entirely different and more complex consideration. How can...

Great Teachers Teach Great Expectations

May 06, 2014Justin Wedell

May 6 is National Teacher Day. Take a moment to #ThankaTeacher that has made a difference in your life or your community.