33 Free Nonprofit Webinars for January 2011

Wild Apricot Blog

A number of regular webinar hosts are still finalizing their schedules for January 2011, but nonprofit folks will find a great variety of professional development and training opportunities – free and online – already lined up for January 2011. Marketing nonprofit non-profit Non-profit Communications Non-profit technology nptech social media training webinar

Webinar: How Strong Relationships Can Increase Fundraising Results in 2011

Frogloop

J oin us for this webinar: How Strong Relationships Can Increase Fundraising Results in 2011. Care2 Webinars Online FundraisingNetwork for Good’s landmark Online Giving Study examined nearly $400M in donations to 66,470 different nonprofits to identify trends in online giving across nonprofits’ websites, donation portals and social networks. The key finding? It’s all about relationships!

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Can Social Network Analysis Improve Your Social Media Strategy?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Networked Nonprofit: Care2 Webinar. Yesterday, Allison Fine and I, along with colleagues Danielle Bridiga and Marc Sirkin gave a Care 2 Webinar on the Networked Nonprofit. Networked Nonprofit: Care2 Webinar View more presentations from womenwhotech.

7 Things Nonprofits Need to Know About the New Facebook Pages

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Related Link: Webinar: How Nonprofits Can Successfully Use Facebook and Facebook Apps. Are the new Facebook Pages here? Well, yes… kinda, according to Mashable.

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Webinar on Intuition by Vertex

Vertex Systems

We hold regular webinars to demonstrate our products and here’s the upcoming schedule for March: Tuesday – March 8, 2011 – at 11am EST Thursday – March 24, 2011 – at 2pm EST You can register for our webinars now – there is limited space available!

5 Troubling Nonprofit Statistics | Nonprofit Trends with Steve.

NonProfit Trends

All Blackbaud Blogs Contact Us Blackbaud.com About Nonprofit Trends Books Research Reports Speaking 5 Troubling Nonprofit Statistics Posted by Steve MacLaughlin on October 28th, 2010 I spend a lot of time looking at metrics and benchmarks from across the nonprofit sector. Fundraising Email Response Rate is 0.13% The 2010 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study reports this gem. This is despite countless books , webinars, presentations, and many years of email being used by nonprofits.

22+ Free Nonprofit Webinars for June 2010

Wild Apricot Blog

Our regular monthly round-up of free professional development opportunities for nonprofit folks is back for June 2010. Volunteers events Social networking Non-profit Communications training Membership management Donor management webinar social media It’s that time again!

Nonprofit Mapping 101: Use Maps to Tell Your Org's Stories

NTEN

One of the hardest things to describe about Africa is the sheer size of the place. "How could it take 32 hours to get from one city to another?"

Best Practices for Year-End Fundraising

Frogloop

The Procrastinators Guide to Year-End Fundraising webinar was chock full of great tips and best practices for nonprofit campaigners who are gearing up for raising about 40% of their online donations for the year. Care2 Webinars Online FundraisingCheck out some of the great tips Alia McKee Scott of Sea Change Strategies , Ryann Miller of Care2 , and Eric Rardin of Care2 shared. Most charitable online giving ($244.6M or 64.1%) comes through nonprofit websites.

How Networked Nonprofits Use Facebook

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This year, Alan invited me to present a webinar for participants in the Marcus Institute Digital Education for the Arts on how Networked Nonprofits use Facebook. Social Learning In Webinars. How Networked Nonprofits Use Facebook. View more presentations from Beth Kanter. Introduction.

Webinar: eCampaign 2012 - Killer Tactics to Drive Elections with Online Fundraising And Social Media

Frogloop

In this webinar you will learn: New tactics for acquiring and converting online donor leads. This expert webinar is FREE, but space is limited, so please register now! With experience in integrated online and traditional communications, political and issue campaign management, media planning, and message development, Alex joined Blue State Digital's New York office in 2010. Care2 Webinars

Upcoming Webinar on May 24: Better Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint

Tech Soup Blog

Pacific, we will be holding a live webinar that will be covering SmartArt, Creating Better Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint. During this free webinar, we will hear from TechSoup's Elliot Harmon and Microsoft’s Doug Thomas on ways to enhance the effectiveness of your presentations. Also included in this webinar will be a discussion of Microsoft Web Apps , PowerPoint resources, and information on the TechSoup Microsoft Software Donation Program.

Nonprofit Software Solutions to Cut Costs and Overcome Budget Cuts.

Vertex Systems

The SocialPath The Vertex Systems Newsletter Skip to content Home ← Iowa Nonprofit to Repay $40,000 Upcoming Vocational Rehab Payroll Webinars → Can Your Nonprofit Survive Budget Cuts? Posted on December 27, 2010 by vertex | 1 Comment You may be facing severe budget cuts.

NTEN Receives $1.1 Million Grant from Google to Aid Nonprofit Technology Adoption

NTEN

In addition to the annual Nonprofit Technology Conference – next taking place in Washington, DC, March 17-19, 2011 – NTEN already hosts over one hundred webinars and helps produce half a dozen research-based reports each year. We are all very excited to announce today that NTEN has received a $1.15 million grant from the Google Inc. Charitable Giving Fund of Tides Foundation. This is the first grant NTEN has received from Google.

NTEN Receives $1.1 Million Grant from Google to Aid Nonprofit Technology Adoption

NTEN

In addition to the annual Nonprofit Technology Conference – next taking place in Washington, DC, March 17-19, 2011 – NTEN already hosts over one hundred webinars and helps produce half a dozen research-based reports each year. Teaser: We are all very excited to announce today that NTEN has received a $1.15 million grant from the Google Inc. Charitable Giving Fund of Tides Foundation. This is the first grant NTEN has received from Google.

The Networked Nonprofit Book Arrived!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here are a few upcoming book launch events over the next two weeks: June 17, 2010. 2 PM EST. Free Webinar with Care2. June 21, 2010. June 22, 2010. June 25, 2010. June 29, 2010. June 30, 2010. The 2010 National Conference on Volunteering and Service.

NTEN Webinar: The Social Media Decision-Maker’s Toolkit

Amy Sample Ward

Date : November 16th, 2010. Look no further than this webinar series, “The Social Media Decision-Maker’s Toolkit&# , brought to you through an Idealware & NTEN partnership. I’ll contribute to this webinar as a guest speaker weighing on tools and options. Tags: 2010 presentation decision making guide idealware nten report social media webinar Location : Readytalk. Topic : Tools and Options for Selecting Social Media for Your Organization.

10 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Tech for Good

80% of my ROI (Return on Investment = webinar registrations, new clients, speaking engagements) comes from my e-Newsletter, and thanks to blogging my e-Newsletter list has jumped from 3,000 subscribers (which took 4 years to build) to almost 8,000 in 10 months!

NTEN Webinar: More than just a community

Amy Sample Ward

Are you working on building or supporting community beyond one geographic region? Maybe across multiple countries, or even continents. Or are you looking to move from online community to offline event coordination? This month’s chat is for you! We’ll be talking about organizing events and supporting international/global communities. Really looking forward to it and hope you’ll join me!

The Killer Blog Strategy Mind-Map For Simple Minded Bloggers

John Haydon

They’ve all gone through a process on deciding whether of not a blog is right for them (Also see tomorrow’s free webinar with Charityhowto ). I’m currently working with a number of nonprofits who want to start a blog.

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Upcoming Webinar on June 21: How Real Nonprofits Fundraise with Microsoft

Tech Soup Blog

Don’t forget to check out the third webinar in our Microsoft Tips & Tricks series on Thursday, June 21 at 11 a.m., During this webinar, we'll be hearing from nonprofits that have used tools and resources from Microsoft to assist in their fundraising efforts. Near the end of this webinar, we will also be including additional information on the TechSoup Microsoft Software Donation Program , including where to find Microsoft products on the TechSoup website.

It's Already September? (Or: Two Thirds of a Year's Worth of Fundraising Resources)

NTEN

I thought I'd do my part with a few of 2010's best resources (so far). We also partnered with Sea Change Strategies and Care2 way back in July (when we thought summer would last forever) to present a webinar called the Overachiever's Guide to Year-End fundraising. If you really hate reading, we also discussed the report in a webinar; that recording is here. Coming up this month, you can join GiftWorks for a free webinar on the 14 Basic Principles of Fund Development.

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Finding the Perfect Donor Database

Wild Apricot Blog

Tags: Non-profit technology Usability Fundraising nptech database Donor management webinar software

10 Types of Nonprofits That Absolutely Must Add Themselves to Foursquare

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Related Links: Webinar: How Nonprofit Organizations Can Successfully Use LinkedIn And Foursquare. Foursquare now has 1.6 million users. That may not seem like very many compared to Facebook’s 465 million users, but Foursquare is only one year-old and growing quickly.

Launching a Collaboration or Content Management System: 8 Tricks for Adoption

Influence

If your site is an internal system, provide training sessions, webinars, and demos prior to and immediately after launch. So, you have decided you need a tool for collaboration or content management. Great. And you are ready to invest the money in selecting and developing the greatest system ever. Even better. But what good is your investment if noone takes advantage of it? User adoption is a tricky beast.

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Webinar: Social Media Listening Dashboard

Amy Sample Ward

Yesterday, I had the fun opportunity to present a webinar session with Allen Gunn of Aspiration in part of the TechSoup Talks series. Our webinar defined the concept of a “social media listening dashboard&# , describing how nonprofits can use free and low-cost services to track and stay notified about online communications that relate to their work and brand. If you missed the webinar, that’s okay!

Give your 2010 Strategy a Jumpstart with these Free Nonprofit Webinars – Starting Tomorrow!

NetWits

If you are having trouble with the fact that 2009 is indeed over, then you may need a MindStart. Courtesy of Cause Minded.) Cause Minded is a new online community that brings together thought leaders in the philanthropic industry to offer expertise and opinion on top industry issues

How-to: Improve Your Site's Bounce Rate (Intro to Google Analytics Advanced Filtering)

NTEN

If this kind of stuff interests you, you might want to check out our upcoming webinar series on Web Analytics.

Webinar Recap: Creating Better Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint

Tech Soup Blog

On May 24, I had the pleasure of facilitating our first webinar in our Microsoft Tips and Tricks Series, Creating Better Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint. You can now view the recording of this webinar. During this webinar, TechSoup’s Elliot Harmon and Microsoft’s Doug Thomas provided us with a multitude of advice and resources. Office 15 Minute Webinars. A full training course on using photos in PowerPoint 2010 Course. Microsoft webinars

A Webinar: Measuring the Networked Nonprofit

Frogloop

If you have not read Beth Kanter and KD Paine's awesome new book Measuring the Networked Nonprofit , then you must check out Care2's webinar on December 4th at 2PM ET led by Beth, Ashley Boyd of MomsRising, and Ryann Miller of Care2. A little more about the Webinar: Is your organization producing reliable, measurable data that supports your social media practice? Join us for this Care2 Expert Webinar on TUESDAY DECEMBER 4th at 2PM ET. Care2 Webinars

Washington Access Fund: Social Media for Small Enterprises

Amy Sample Ward

Date : November 15th, 2010. This webinar will introduce some best practices, strategies, and next steps for getting started with social media for you organization. Tags: 2010 presentation presetnation small business social media webinar Location : Online. Topic : Social Media Basics. Description : Social media tools provide a lot of opportunities to make local, offline connections and build community.

Notes from Webinar: Social Media for Organizations

Amy Sample Ward

Earlier this month, I had the great pleasure and honor to lead a webinar with Lori Jacobwith ’s community. If you were a participant on the webinar – what questions do you still have?

HOW TO: Update Your Nonprofit’s Wikipedia Page (and Why You Should)

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Opt-in to watch your Page to be alerted when someone else makes edits to your Page: Related Webinar: How Nonprofits Can Successfully Use Facebook and Facebook Apps :: Advanced.

I Love You Beth Kanter!

NTEN

If you've ever read her blog, attended a webinar with her, or otherwise benefitted from Beth's wisdom (and you know you have), you should too. . I'm very late to the game (as usual), but I couldn't let the day pass without recognizing my good friend Beth Kanter on her birthday.

Brandraising: Using Technology to Grow Nonprofit Peaches

NTEN

In my book, " Brandraising: How Nonprofits Raise Money and Visibility Through Smart Communications " (Jossey-Bass, 2010), I adapted two tried-and-true for-profit marketing concepts, positioning and personality , for nonprofit use. . Well of course, there's my book , or you can watch or participate in the brandraising series of webinars I'm doing with NTEN. . Sarah Durham, Big Duck. We're all nerds when it comes to new media.

HOW TO: Create a Mobile Website for Your Nonprofit for $8 a Month

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Related Webinars: Webinar: How Nonprofits Can Successfully Utilize Group Texting, Mobile Websites, and Smartphones Apps. Webinar: How Nonprofits Can Successfully Launch and Maintain a Blog on WordPress. The Web is going mobile. Faster than anyone thought.

Upcoming Webinar on March 22: Cultivating Donor and Client Relationships with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Tech Soup Blog

Back in 2010, NPower Northwest' s Shawn Michael wrote a blog post outlining what you can use Microsoft Dynamics CRM for in a nonprofit (or library) environment. " This blog post was created in tandem with a webinar about Microsoft Dynamics CRM. The webinar was so insightful that we have decided to host another webinar with Shawn about the key functionality and implementation of Microsoft Dynamics CRM.

Webinar: The Procrastinator's Guide to 2010 Year End Fundraising

Frogloop

Join us for this webinar: The Procrastinator's Guide to 2010 Year End Fundraising When: Thursday, December 9th at 2PM ET Who: Alia McKee from Sea Change Strategies, along with a surprise special nonprofit guest and moderator Ryann Miller of Care2. Care2 Webinars Online FundraisingTime is running out to launch your year-end fundraising plan, and the stakes are high. Did you know that 40 percent of all online donations come in at year end? But don't worry: You are not too late!

Connecting Advocacy to Fundraising: Free Nonprofit Webinar

NetWits

Make sure you start 2010 off right by adopting the latest best practices for online advocacy as a proven strategy to recruit and retain donors, while advancing your mission Did you know that activists on your nonprofit’s email list are seven times more likely to donate money to your organization than non-activists are?

Tips for Remote Presenting

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Financial Officers Group. View more presentations from Beth Kanter. This morning Liz Karlin, who works at the Packard Foundation in Grant Operations , and I did a remote presentation for the Foundation Financial Officers Group on Organizational Change and Social Media Policy development.