eLearning on limited resources - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times

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eLearning on limited resources - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times : "During the recent ASAE 2015 Technology Conference & Expo, Allison Hamrick of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACOS), Micah Jordan of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) and Amanda Batson of ABD Partners, LLC, offered five tips for successful learning and technology partnerships, especially focused on eLearning, in organizations with limited resources.

We Are Media: Webinar Series from NTEN

Amy Sample Ward

We Are Media is a terrific resource for anyone looking for tips, examples, case studies and information on using social media in a nonprofit organization. NTEN’s gathered some of the top nonprofit social media experts to help your organization devise a solid strategy as well as learn the secrets of using a variety of social media tools. Tags: digital learning events elearning nten wearemedia webinar

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How to Change the World: A Free Course on Social Good

Tech Soup Blog

92nd Street Y , a New York City-based nonprofit community and cultural center, is launching a free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) called How to Change the World through Wesleyan University and Coursera. eLearning Event tsevent mooc social good summit

PowerMyLearning: Free Online Education Games and Videos for Nonprofits and Libraries

Tech Soup Blog

It often surprises people when I mention that education accounts for fully one-fifth of nonprofit activity , second only to human services. eLearning cloud computing education tstrainlearn tsculturalorg tsyouthorg tslibraryorg tsinstructionorg Wikispaces online tools tschoolsorg

New Report Shows How to Take Your Professional Development Into Your Own Hands

Connection Cafe

As a nonprofit professional, how do you learn? That’s why we developed a unique education program for and by nonprofit professionals. Our approach is informed by new research, which found that nonprofits find great value in online learning.

The Impact of E-Learning on Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

It can do the same for how nonprofits, charities, foundations, and public libraries recruit and develop talent. eLearning Training tstrainandlearn report Does your organization partake in any e-learning?

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Upcoming Webinar April 30: Public Tech Instruction for Online Job Search Assistance

Tech Soup Blog

Do you help job seekers at your library or nonprofit? Come to this free webinar to learn how your library or nonprofit can improve its job search training programs. We will also hear from Stephanie Margossian of JobScout , a free online resource created for libraries and nonprofits to provide individual or group training. Supporting job seekers is a critical service provided by public libraries and community based workforce organizations.

Manage Your Events with Ease: Upcoming Webinar on August 16

Tech Soup Blog

Discover tips on how to effectively manage your nonprofit or library’s events. eLearning Event Fundraising Marketing Online Seminar Training library libraries nonprofits community TechSoup Event webinars nonprofit conference email marketing Event Management Acteva Webinar event planning Networking registration online calendar survey community buildingSponsoring an event requires a lot of planning and involves many details.

Learn to Use Adobe Software

Tech Soup Blog

New to TechSoup — the Adobe Foundation's Nonprofit Training Program provides a series of donated online training courses for Dreamweaver, InDesign, or Photoshop to nonprofit staff. eLearning Adobe Photoshop Adobe Training Program InDesign Dreamweaver

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Create Dynamic Online Trainings: Webinar Recap

Tech Soup Blog

eLearning Online Seminar Training cloud video cloud computing nonprofits webinars nonprofit online training Idealware online meeting tutorial screencast slideshowTechSoup hosted a webinar about how to Create Dynamic Online Trainings on July 26. Janet Fouts from Tatu Digital Media and Kyle Andrei from Idealware shared tips on how to prepare, design, and execute online trainings to make them more intriguing and dynamic.

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Create Dynamic Online Trainings: Upcoming Webinar on July 26

Tech Soup Blog

eLearning Online Seminar Training video library libraries nonprofits TechSoup Event webinars nonprofitLately TechSoup has been making a significant effort to create video tutorials and screen captures for a variety of topics relevant to our audience. These videos have included tutorials on the Microsoft Software Donation Program and TechSoup eligibility and registration processes.

Say Goodbye to Tedious Spreadsheet Work with ReadyTalk for Salesforce

Tech Soup Blog

ReadyTalk's web and audio conferencing service is available for donation to eligible nonprofits and libraries through TechSoup. Clients Databases eLearning cloud computing community donor management webinars nonprofit ReadyTalk CRM

How to Evaluate Your Digital Literacy Program: Free Webinar on June 30

Tech Soup Blog

public libraries and some nonprofits provide. Accessible Technology Acquiring Technology Community Tech Centers Connecting to the Internet eLearning Event Grants for Technology Online Seminar Technology Assessment library nonprofitsAccess to the Internet and computer training are key services. To bolster their efforts, the. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act provided $7.2 billion to expand access to. broadband services in the United States.

Do It Yourself: Quick Tech Tips and Fixes to Do in One Day

Tech Soup Blog

Particularly important for smaller nonprofits and libraries, troubleshooting problems, maintaining your technology, learning new tech skills, and increasing the effectiveness of every day applications can help keep you ahead of the curve and help avoid problems down the road. nonprofit or library? Pacific time tomorrow, March 21, for our latest Nonprofits Live event on. It’s nearly time for spring cleaning, so.

The 2012 Field Guide to Software for Nonprofits

Idealware

How do you choose software for your nonprofit? That’s why we created the Idealware Field Guide to Software for Nonprofits. Interested in distributing the Field Guide to a group of nonprofits, like your members, grantees or affiliates? PublishDate: April 2012.

New Microsoft Office 2010 Courses from easyLearning

Tech Soup Blog

Nonprofits are busy, and it can be difficult to find time to learn new skills. If your nonprofit is upgrading to Office 2010, these courses would be a perfect way to learn what's new in 2010. easyLearning courses are available to nonprofits, regardless of mission type or budget.

Upcoming Webinars from ReadyTalk and the My PC Series

Tech Soup Blog

LinkedIn – Enabling Nonprofits to Engage and What They Need to Succeed! You may use LinkedIn for reaching constituents one-on-one or in group settings but are you familiar with the power of LinkedIn for recruiting nonprofit employees? Approximately 75 percent of nonprofits* have no formal budget for recruitment – that’s where the power of social recruiting can help you gain an edge on finding the best people for the job.

Back to School at TechSoup

Tech Soup Blog

For nonprofits, libraries, and their constituents, education is essential to keep knowledge and skills up to date. Online courses from easyLearning by Serebra provide busy nonprofiters with access to more than 1,500 technical and professional courses. September's here.

October Only: Reduced Admin Fees on Online Courses

Tech Soup Blog

Now through October 31, TechSoup and the Society for Nonprofit Organizations (SNPO) are offering reduced administrative fees on the Learning Institute online courses. It was extremely helpful in giving us insight and direction to complete strategic planning within our nonprofit organization. These courses, intended specifically for nonprofit professionals, are prepared by academics, practitioners, and consultants, to help your organization accomplish its mission.

Training Your Staff: Online Alternatives

Tech Soup Blog

Citrix , offers a product donation program available for eligible nonprofits through TechSoup that provides web conferencing, webinar, and online training, for an annual subscription. Lastly, SlideRocket is a great donated product for creating online presentations for nonprofits and libraries. eLearning Online Seminar Running Your Organization Staff Training Using the Web and Internet Volunteers Audio Conferencing BetterWorld Telecom online collaboration using the Internet

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The Do's and Don’ts of Email Campaigns for Nonprofits

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Gloria Kopp Business Writer, Educator and eLearning Consultant. Email marketing campaigns are just as effective for nonprofits as they are for any other business. So, nonprofits must utilize every opportunity to push their cause forward. Aside from sending out emails on behalf of your nonprofit, there are other things that can be worked on in order to see a greater level of success.

Idealware Goes to Washington: NTC14 Voting Open Until July 31st

Idealware

Our friends and partners at NTEN host the Nonprofit Technology Conference every spring, and the 2014 conference is shaping up to be even more wonderful than last year’s. Transcend Time and Space with eLearning. While that grey, chilly period between Valentine’s Day and St.

Community Voting for 2013 NTC Sessions Open Until September 7

Idealware

Our good friends an partners at NTEN put on the Nonprofit Technology Conference every spring. The Idealware School of Video Production for Nonprofits Who Don’t Video Good. The Wide, Wide World of eLearning. It’s always a wonderful opportunity to get up-to-date on what’s happening in the field. Because the 2013 conference will be in beautiful Minneapolis, it will also be an opportunity to try these delicious-looking walleye cookies.)

Two New Video Tutorials from Idealware

Tech Soup Blog

Our content partners at Idealware have just launched a new series of video tutorials for nonprofits. According to Idealware, the eLearning Library will eventually be a paid service, but these first installments are available for free as a pilot (email address required). There are two tutorials so far: Facebook vs. Twitter and Constituent Chaos. These short tutorials are full of great information.

Idealware Goes to Washington: NTC14 Voting Open Until July 31

Idealware

Our friends and partners at NTEN host the Nonprofit Technology Conference every spring, and the 2014 conference is shaping up to be even more wonderful than last year’s. Transcend Time and Space with eLearning. While that grey, chilly period between Valentine’s Day and St.

eNews: Online Surveys, Prioritizing Tech

Idealware

The Technology Pyramid: eLearning Module Does your organization have its technology priorities in the right order? This free interactive eLearning course walks you through a solid plan for making good decisions for your organization’s infrastructure, hardware, and software. Last year we spoke to five nonprofit staff members to understand how existing online survey tools compare—-this is an update of that article with current information about the tools’ features and pricing.

Social Network Management Systems?

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Social Network Management Systems? But private social networks have their place, and can provide a compellingly interesting platform for our nonprofit standard “members only&# websites. 4 trackbacks } What we’re reading, week of 9/15 « i On Nonprofits 09.18.08

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Vendorspeak

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Vendorspeak August 24, 2007 One of the things I’ve noticed recently is that my blog is getting the attention of software vendors. “Elluminate is a leading provider of live Web conferencing and eLearning solutions for the real-time organization.&#

Emerging Technologies for Human Service Organizations

Idealware

Social media and networking is often used by nonprofits for fundraising, marketing and service. For those people who are connected, the Internet is the natural place to turn for training materials and education, and eLearning is now commonplace. I'm in Maryland this week for the Legal Service Corporations's invitational Summit on Technology and Access to Justice.

Social Media Measurement and Learning Analytics: How Do I Love Thee, Let Me Count the Ways

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Elearning space defines it as: “Use of intelligent data, learner-produced data, and analysis models to discover information and social connections, and to predict and advise on learning.” I Love Social Media Measurement. View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

Free software and sustainable computing

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Computers that now run Windows 2000 (there are plenty of them in nonprofit offices, I’m sure) probably can’t even run XP, let alone Vista. Sometime in September, NOSI will be releasing the new version of the primer on open source software for nonprofits. Elluminate is a leading provider of live Web conferencing and eLearning solutions for the real-time organization.

Member Round Up: Summer Learning!

NTEN

Check out all the awesome resources, opportunities, and summer learning programs on the docket for this summer: Superstar member Heidi Massey created this handy Google Doc full of free/low cost tech resources for nonprofits.

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Unleashing Innovation: Using Everyday Technology to Improve Your Services

Idealware

Amy Wagner, MAP For Nonprofits. It summarizes a detailed report Idealware recently completed with MAP for Nonprofits, which will be released later this week. Many nonprofits think of innovation as a luxury they can’t afford. But our research shows many nonprofits successfully using technology to innovate in more subtle ways. Many nonprofit organizations feel they don’t have the time or the money to stay up-to-date on technology. PublishDate: March 2012.

The Scoop on National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Tech Soup Blog

anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month , the folks from our great donor partner, Symantec, asked us to check out the nonprofit National Cyber Security Alliance website. The mission of the nonprofit Stay Safe Online is to make sure everyone knows the basics of online safety.

How Do You Browse By Category Blog Content from NpTech Bloggers?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He told me about his elearning learning portal that might not only solve my blog categorization and finding issues, but also do it for a community of bloggers who write about a particular topic - say nptech and nonprofit bloggers. We have lists of nonprofit technology and nonprofit bloggers , we have the nptech tag , a NpTech Blogs Twitterfeed Twitter account , and several excellent lists on AllTop ( fundraising , nonprofit , social change , and social good ).

A Woman's Investment: A Web 2.0 Fundraising Campaign to Support Women Entreprenuers in Philippines

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Beth Kanter, BlogHer Editor for Social Change and Nonprofits, writes Beth's Blog A Womans Investment - invitation to contribute View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: wonderwebby quotes ).

11NTC Science Fair Preview: Giveaways and Even More Giveaways!

NTEN

The 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference kicks off tomorrow and one of the key elements to Community Day is the Science Fair. This opening reception provides an opportunity to network with nptech professionals while checking out nearly 100 exhibirors showing off their latest and greatest offerings to the nonprofit sector. American Express gift cards, Gold Chocolate Coins, and a free eLearning Course. Google Stop by for a Google for Nonprofits tote bag!

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