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QuickBooks Made Easy for Nonprofits: Live Seminars Coming to San Francisco, Honolulu, and Las Vegas

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup donor partner QuickBooks Made Easy is taking a 2-part live seminar on the road, making stops in San Francisco on April 22, Honolulu on April 24, and Las Vegas on May 8. Are you brand new to QuickBooks and not sure how to best use it to track and manage your organization's finances? Or are you an advanced user looking to pick up some new tip and tricks to take your skills to the next level?

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20+ Digital Marketing & Fundraising Conferences for Nonprofit Professionals Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Location: Las Vegas, NV. Digital marketing and fundraising trends are constantly evolving and conferences provide an essential training opportunity for nonprofit professionals to learn from their peers and spark their creativity.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Las Vegas Nonprofit Institute. Las Vegas Nonprofit Institute. Nonprofit Learning Lab / Las Vegas, NV / $85. Join donor relations and stewardship professionals from around the world this fall at the 14th Annual Association of Donor Relations Professionals International Conference in Las Vegas Nevada. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar!

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5G’s Magic—Powering the 4th Industrial Revolution

.orgSource

The inside and the outside of the MGM Sphere support high-definition, LED media “A good friend of mine is involved in building the next generation of event venues in Las Vegas.

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Women Veterans Alliance: Equip, Empower, & Encourage

DipJar

Melissa described bringing “her” to a military influencers conference in Las Vegas. Other nonprofits at the Vegas event were so curious and enthusiastic about the device and how we were using it.”. Organizations committed to supporting veterans of the U.S.

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Cisco Strengthens Three Square Food Bank's Network

Tech Soup Blog

Cisco donation recipient Three Square Food Bank in Las Vegas is a strong ally in this essential hunger relief work. Las Vegas was one of the hardest hit areas of the country during the great recession, experiencing the highest rate of foreclosures in the U.S. Three Square Food Bank has some special programs particularly suited to Las Vegas, one of the nation's gourmet capitals. It is the charity partner of Las Vegas Restaurant Week each summer.

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Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Highlights this month include website accessibility in Portland, Oregon; project management in Boston, Massachusetts; and data visualization in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas, Nevada: Data Visualization: Turning Information into Action. Las Vegas, Nevada: Cybersecurity for Nonprofits: It's Not That Hard to Be Secure. Las Vegas, Nevada: QuickBooks Made Easy. October is here, which means we can't ignore the fact that fall has arrived.

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Philanthropy 1.0 And The Megaphone Of Social Media - On The Scene With Shira - CBS News

AFP Blog

And The Megaphone Of Social Media - On The Scene With Shira - CBS News: "Last week, I had the opportunity to moderate a panel at the Blogworld Expo in Las Vegas. Philanthropy 1.0 The topic was: Online Locally, Act Globally.What does this mean exactly

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Build Online Experiences that Spark Community Engagement

Forum One

While conferences are always located in cities with multiple transit options, such as Chicago and Las Vegas, a rural pharmacist might still have to take multiple flights or inconvenient routes to participate, adding days of travel and making the event unaffordable and inaccessible.

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Bring Your Own App - Digital Flexibility Is Being Exercised - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times

AFP Blog

this past March and then again at the Association of Nurses in Professional Development’s (ANPD) Aspire to Excel conference in Las Vegas, Nev., Bring Your Own App - Digital Flexibility Is Being Exercised - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times : "The request led her to crowdsourcing apps at national conferences. Pilcher presented roundtable BYOA sessions at the Transformative Learning Conference in Oklahoma City, Okla.,

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The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Las Vegas Nonprofit Institute. Las Vegas Nonprofit Institute. Nonprofit Learning Lab / Las Vegas, NV / $95. Join donor relations and stewardship professionals from around the world this fall at the 14th Annual Association of Donor Relations Professionals International Conference in Las Vegas Nevada. It's finally here! If you loved our 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2018 calendar!

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Upcoming Conference Roundup (February - March 2012)

Care2

And wherever there's a cause to be championed, you'll find the Care2 Team -- this month delivering a trifecta of tips and tactics, with three of our Nonprofit Services directors presenting at three different conferences on three different topics over the next three weeks: -Eric Rardin will be talking about Cause Marketing & High Level Engagement: How Brands Can Leverage Social Networks and Achieve High Level Engagement in Las Vegas on February 9th.

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Get Email on Your Domain with Hands-On Office 365 Workshops

Tech Soup Blog

Las Vegas, Nevada , January 13 with Tony Caufield. Are you still using a Gmail, Yahoo!, or similar email address for your organization? Our free Office 365 workshops are designed to help nonprofits that want to use their domain name for their email service. Using a you@YourOrganization.org email address will make you look more professional and established, which will help when you apply for grants or recruit volunteers.

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10 Top Virtual Events from the Tech Industry

AccelEvents

Hosted by Hewlett Packard company Aruba Networks, Atmosphere 2020 was supposed to be in Las Vegas in March. One of the best ways to showcase new tech designs and products is through an industry event.

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What Nonprofits and Libraries Can Learn from Zappos Culture

Tech Soup Blog

It might sound like I’m describing a typical college student's house, but I’m actually talking about one of the many workspaces in Zappos’ enormous headquarters in Las Vegas. It’s the former City Hall of Las Vegas, which makes the outside of Zappos deceptively rigid, official, and, well, civic. Pajamas. Ping pong tables. Bean bag chairs.

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Build Online Experiences that Spark Community Engagement

Forum One

While conferences are always located in cities with multiple transit options, such as Chicago and Las Vegas, a rural pharmacist might still have to take multiple flights or inconvenient routes to participate, adding days of travel and making the event unaffordable and inaccessible.

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Finding a Community of Nonprofit Technology Experts

Tech Soup Blog

Check out our newest groups: * [NetSquared Abuja]([link] in Abuja, Nigeria. * [GroundWork group]([link] in Columbus, Ohio. * [NetSquared Daytona Beach ]([link] in Daytona Beach, Florida. * [Tech4good Las Vegas]([link] in Las Vegas, Nevada. -->. -->. Las Vegas, Nevada: Strategic Plans: What Are They and Why Should You Have One. What if there was a place for your nonprofit to get free technology support from local experts?

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Getting Social with Your Local Nonprofit Tech Community

Tech Soup Blog

Check out our newest groups: * [NetSquared Abuja]([link] in Abuja, Nigeria. * [GroundWork group]([link] in Columbus, Ohio. * [NetSquared Daytona Beach ]([link] in Daytona Beach, Florida. * [Tech4good Las Vegas]([link] in Las Vegas, Nevada. --> --> What have NetSquared groups been up to recently? Las Vegas, Nevada: Benefits of Donor Software and How It Maximizes Your Fundraising Revenues. Webinars are awesome, and so are blog posts.

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What Nonprofits and Libraries Can Learn from Zappos Culture

Tech Soup Blog

It might sound like I’m describing a typical college student's house, but I’m actually describing one of the many workspaces in Zappos’ enormous headquarters in Las Vegas. It’s the former City Hall of Las Vegas, which makes the outside of Zappos deceptively rigid, official, and, well, civic. Pajamas. Ping pong tables. Bean bag chairs.

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Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Other Benetech staff are here and at the Las Vegas convention of the American Council of the Blind. I am in Louisville, KY, this week, at the annual convention of the National Federation of the Blind. The highlight this week was our Bookshare.org user group meeting. We received so much positive feedback about the service: we packed the room with blind people passionate about reading.

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Behind the Intel/OLPC Breakup

AFP Blog

Behind the Intel/OLPC Breakup: "n mid-December, in the hip, Frank Gehry-designed IAC (IACI) building in New York, Intel (INTC) held a small gathering for a dozen or so journalists to preview the corporation's planned showcase at this week's 2008 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

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On Tragedy: A Note from Nonprofit Hub

NonProfit Hub

Most recently, the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, where a man opened fire on thousands of innocent concert goers, angered and confused us. It’s now been one month since the Las Vegas shooting, and it seems to some that it’s water under the bridge. We try not to involve ourselves in partisan politics, and for good reason: there’s no use in further dividing ourselves when we’re trying to positively impact the world.

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Help a Nonprofit Cross the Digital Divide This Summer

Tech Soup Blog

This month's highlights include a review of cost-saving technologies in Rhode Island, a discussion on how technology can help build community in Los Angeles, and a case study on the importance of weaving IT in to your strategic plans in Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada: Strategic Plans: What Are They and Why Should You Have One. You're reading the TechSoup blog, so you're probably already comfortable with using technology in your work.

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New E-Reader Technologies and Social Benefit Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

The annual Las Vegas tradeshow reveals the hottest new technologies, coolest gadgets, and flashiest concepts for all the geeky gear I hold dear. Just like any good tech geek, I've been reading reviews and jealously drooling all the photos and videos of upcoming products shown at this past week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

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On Tragedy: A Note from Nonprofit Hub

NonProfit Hub

Most recently, the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, where a man opened fire on thousands of innocent concert goers, angered and confused us. It’s now been one month since the Las Vegas shooting, and it seems to some that it’s water under the bridge. We try not to involve ourselves in partisan politics, and for good reason: there’s no use in further dividing ourselves when we’re trying to positively impact the world.

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A NetSquared Happy Holidays

Tech Soup Blog

Tech4Good Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada. NetSquared holds free or low-cost educational events for people and organizations who want to learn more about using technology for social good. Our events are powered by a global network of volunteers dedicated to building strong, self-sufficient, local communities of nonprofit technology practitioners.

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Three Upcoming Nonprofit Events and Conferences to Check Out

Care2

Social Media Strategy Summit, Las Vegas. Advocacy Rising In 2012: What this Means for your Organization? From "Arab Spring" to rallies and movements bubbling up across the US, people around the world are organizing and demanding change. Whether your organization is local or national, with the right tools and techniques, you can tap into the rising tide of advocacy and make your voice heard.

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Member Round Up: We're Up To All Good!

NTEN

Speaking of NTEN member discounts, you can also register for Interop Las Vegas at a special NTEN price! Our members have accomplished so many amazing things over the past few weeks that highlighting them all is nearly impossible. Featured in this week’s round up are discounted conference registrations and new fundraising tools. NTEN members are even using The Hunger Games buzz to educate about real world food and water issues.

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7 LGBT Tech Projects You Need to Know

Tech Soup Blog

Trans*H4ck is based in San Francisco, but has held events in Boston, Chicago, Oakland, Las Vegas, and more. In honor of LGBT Pride Month , I wanted to highlight some inspiring LGBT technology projects you should follow and champion. While diverse in their missions, these projects all have the common threads of inclusivity, support, and access. Trans*H4ck.

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10 Top Virtual Events from the Tech Industry

AccelEvents

Hosted by Hewlett Packard company Aruba Networks, Atmosphere 2020 was supposed to be in Las Vegas in March. One of the best ways to showcase new tech designs and products is through an industry event.

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How Networked Nonprofits Use Twitter and Other Things I learned in Vegas

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last week, I parachuted into BlogWorld 2010 in Las Vegas for less than 24 hours. I presented on two panels (How Nonprofits Use Twitter and CrowdSourced Philanthropy) in the Cause Track curated by Chris Noble and the good folks at WhatGives. This post is a quick round up of what I learned in Vegas and sharing it here because it’s too good to stay in Vegas! Insights From Vegas. How networked nonprofits use twitter.

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Building the Tech Capacity of Nonprofits Everywhere with TechSoup's NetSquared Events

Tech Soup Blog

Las Vegas, Nevada: Cybersecurity for Nonprofits: It's Not That Hard to Be Secure. Las Vegas, Nevada: QuickBooks Made Easy. Every day, American nonprofits, charities, and libraries rely on TechSoup's product donation program for the information they need to make smart decisions about technology. But did you know that our work is global?

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Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

Tech Soup Blog

Las Vegas, Nevada: Online Courses (Storytelling). Las Vegas, Nevada: AdWords Basics. TechSoup's NetSquared community of Tech4Good meetups is growing! As of January 25, there are 40,000 nonprofit members attending free tech networking events and workshops in 75 cities. So if you're looking to build your skills and find your fellow accidental techies, there's probably a group near you! Keep reading for a roundup of upcoming events or search the directory.

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The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Association of Donor Relations Profressionals / Las Vegas, NV / Not available. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017! Bookmark it, share it, love it, and download it for Google or Outlook.

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The Generosity of the TwiterVerse: Wall of fame

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Jeremiah O wyang ReTweets from Las Vegas and we're up to 520! I tweeted my last fundraising appeal. And Connie Reece responded. Thank you Connie! The baseline number of the Leaderboard is 485. I'll update as we go. thank you. You can donate here. I also did some PM on Twitter/email which resulted in some blog posts, like this one from JD Lasica , Beth Dunn , Michele Martin , Bob Uva , and Nhuong Song ! Thank you! We're at 491! Help us win $50,000 for the Sharing Foundation!

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Common Pitfalls of Using Managed IT Services

Tech Soup Blog

Tony Caufield is a longtime IT manager and is founder and organizer of Tech4Good Las Vegas , a NetSquared technology community. Utilizing managed IT services (also called IT outsourcing) can be great for a small to medium-size business, but it does come with some risks. It's important to understand some common pitfalls when using managed IT service providers (MSPs). Then you can ensure you've got the proper protocols and agreements in place to avoid those pitfalls.

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[Opinion] Millennials and the Fight Against Hate

Achieve

And, even as I write this blog (October 1st), another 58 innocent lives were just taken and more than 500 additional people were injured in Las Vegas because of one person’s blatant disregard for the value of human life.

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When a blog post takes a life of its own

Judi Sohn

In December 1994, on our last night of vacation in Las Vegas, Eric and I had tickets to see Cirque Du Soleil at Treasure Island. We decided to skip dinner before the show, instead sharing a popcorn during the performance with the intent to grab something more substantial afterwards. As the show was ending, I started feeling uncomfortable. Bloated, queasy and I had a sharp pain under the right side of my ribcage.

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When a blog post takes a life of its own

Judi Sohn

In December 1994, on our last night of vacation in Las Vegas, Eric and I had tickets to see Cirque Du Soleil at Treasure Island. We decided to skip dinner before the show, instead sharing a popcorn during the performance with the intent to grab something more substantial afterwards. As the show was ending, I started feeling uncomfortable. Bloated, queasy and I had a sharp pain under the right side of my ribcage.

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Internet Soup

Connection Cafe

For the unfamiliar, Desert Bus is a Sega CD game that involves driving a bus from Tucson to Las Vegas, in fantastically exciting real-time. Author: Noah Cooper. These are some things from the internet that I think are insightful/interesting/other words that start with "in": Desert Bus for Hope is pretty much my favorite charitable campaign of all time, and it's only 59 days and counting until Desert Bus 5!