3 Design Thinking Facilitation Resources for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This post summarizes a few resources. 3 Design Thinking Facilitation Resources for Nonprofits and Philanthropy. While I highly recommend them, it is a commitment of time and resources. More recently, Luma has launched an online platform called “ Luma Workplace.”

5 Low-Cost Technology Resources for Nonprofits

TechImpact

Quite often, the majority of that budget only covers IT staff salaries and infrastructure overhead, leaving nonprofits with very little remaining to invest in new, cutting-edge technology resources. The post 5 Low-Cost Technology Resources for Nonprofits appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. The average nonprofit budgets 1-2.2%

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EveryAction's 8 Most Useful Nonprofit Resources of 2016

EveryAction

If you're looking for ways to connect with the nonprofit community, up your professional development game, or just want to learn something new, this is the resource for you. No matter how you slice it, 2016 was a year to remember.

Resources for Small Staff Associations

SocialFish

This is a list of free or cheap web, social media, marketing and design resources that I presented in my session, 20 Tools to Help You MacGyver Your Small Association’s Communications, at YourMembership Xperience 2016. This post originally appeared on Mizz Information.

Resource: The Social Media Toolkit for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The Skills Platform and Zoe Amar have created the Social Media Toolkit to aid professionals within the charity and third sectors. I’m thrilled to have contributed a chapter. There are many guides to digital and social media. From Dummies guides to video tutorials, it’s all out there.

25 Must-Follow NGO Resources on Twitter

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By studying their tweets and utilizing the resources they advocate for, your NGO will become better equipped to inspire online donors and supporters and consequently achieve your mission and programs.

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A Few Really Useful and FREE Social Media Tips Sheets and Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Most of my work is as a trainer where I’m teaching workshops on leadership skills for emerging leaders, self-care, social media strategy, train the trainers, and networks/data.

29 Nonprofit Resources to Follow on Twitter

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A long overdue follow up to my post on 29 Nonprofit Bloggers to Follow on Twitter , below are 29 nonprofit resources that tweet regularly on subjects ranging from fundraising to social media to mobile communications.

New Playbook Resource: How To Engage Alumni

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

A playbook is an online resource that is basically knowledge capture around a specific practice or type of program. Using the Playbook, participants were able to get up to speed quickly and not waste time or resources.

Red Cross – Updated Social Engagement Handbook [Resource]

SocialFish

This is the handbook that the National office of the Red Cross share with their local units (like chapters). Pretty self-explanatory and definitely awesome. View this document on Scribd. ———— ( photo credit ). Content Strategy From the Trenches Implementation Open Community

#mygivingstory: Resources and Best Practices for @GivingTuesday Nonprofit Storytelling

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The details are below, but before you enter, you might want to review some good storytelling resources to ensure that your story is as amazing as Dr. Cairo’s. The chat was great, so I’m summarizing the resources and key points below: What do you think makes a powerful story? A few good resource for tips, tools, and best practices for nonprofit storytelling: Goodman Center. Storytelling is an essential fundraising skill for nonprofits.

Protecting Community Resource Data

VisionLink

The more that community resource information is used, the more good that can result. We believe that organizations should be compensated for the creation, organization, maintenance, and updates of community information data, especially in the nonprofit space.

Refugee Response: TechSoup's New Online Technology Resource for NGOs Helping Refugees

Tech Soup Blog

Refugee Response is an online technology informational resource that provides technology-related support for NGOs that serve refugees. Therefore, we've begun to concentrate on providing what technology resources we can specifically to the frontline charities directly helping refugees.

Nonprofit Tech Resources: TechSoup Is Your One-Stop Shop

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup is justifiably famous for our product donations, but we also have great digital and in-person training resources for your charity, foundation, or library. Here's what we have for you in the way of learning resources at TechSoup.

The Top 5 Lean Startup Resources for Social Good Organizations

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Leah and her team have combed through a lot of resources out there and selected some of the best for us to get up to speed on the topic of “Lean Start Up.” It’s a comprehensive resource specifically created for world-changing organizations like yours!

Resources and Slides: Ten Nonprofit Work Practices for Impact without Burnout

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Resources. Happy Healthy Nonprofit – Resources, Links, and Worksheets. University of Buffalo: Self-Care Starter Kit – Resources on Self-Care.

A Few Good Pinterest Tools, Tips, and Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Pinning Our Lives: Pinterest and Beyond View more presentations from Aliza Sherman. Back in January, I wrote a post about Pinterest as a curation tool to organize and share visual content I’ve collected in a pleasing visual way.

Resources to Sharpen Your Technology Training Skills

Tech Soup Blog

Access short how-tos, microlearning videos, online resources, live events featuring training experts, training plan samples, and more on TechSoup's new Learning Management System (LMS). Access professional resources and downloadable documents. Digital Literacy Resources.

Making Data Visualizations: A Survival Guide And Other Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This part of the measurement process is most the fun because it covers visualization, pattern recognition, and reflection. I wanted to take a deeper dive into resources out there that provide useful tips about how to do this step for folks who were not data scientists or data nerds.

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Announcing ImpactRising.Org: Organizational Capacity Building Resource for Nonprofits and Consultants

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Designed to support social sector organizations and consultants with tools and resources to get ready for engagement in capacity-building projects, ImpactRising.org aims to help make the consulting sector stronger.

Fall Planning Resource Round-up

Wild Apricot Blog

Here''s a round-up of resources to help with fall membership planning. From member and volunteer recruitment, to refreshing your website or communications – we''ve got you covered with helpful guides, articles and blog posts. membership events Volunteers

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60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. That said, to be alerted of new resources and tools available for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 This resources is always good for a laugh.

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22 Must-Circle Nonprofit Bloggers and Resources on Google+

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That means you’ll want to add the 22 resources listed below to your personal circles first.

The Best Online Safety Resources for YOUR Organization

Tech Soup Blog

Luckily, there are some great Internet safety resources that are specific for healthcare organizations , libraries , seniors , kids , and small offices (like the ones that most nonprofits have). It has a great no-nonsense resource section for online bullying.

3 Hidden Resources for Your #GivingTuesday Campaign

SocialFish

Here are three of our favorite hidden resources – and yes, we hope you’ll share the secret with others! Sometimes, finding resources doesn’t have to mean scrambling for more budget, setting aside other priorities, or hiring more staff. Guest post by Jenna Sauber, CauseVox.

[MCON 2015] How to Develop Your Nonprofit Leadership with Minimal Resources

NonProfit Hub

Yet, Richard Brown, vice president of philanthropy at American Express, said many nonprofits lack the resources to develop their talents. The post [MCON 2015] How to Develop Your Nonprofit Leadership with Minimal Resources appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Featured Human Resources

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Google+ Resources for Nonprofits

SocialFish

All the Google + Links - GREAT list of resources about G+. This presentation from V3 Integrated Marketing’s Shelly Kramer and Community Organizer 2.0′s ′s Debra Askanase for the SocialFish Think Tank Summer Series focused on best practices for using Google+ for campaigns and advocacy. The presentation delivered real world tips on how to develop your G+ profiles/pages and how to build and leverage your networks.

50 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. That said, to be alerted of new resources for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 A section of the e-newsletter entitled “Resource Spotlight” features a new tool in each edition. This resources is always good for a laugh.

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Are You Content Creation Impaired? Here’s Some Tips and Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How does your organization create compelling content when you don’t have time, talent, or resources? Source: Copyblogger.

33 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. This resources is always good for a laugh.

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NTEN Webinar Reflections and Resources: The Unanticipated Benefits of Content Curation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I pulled together a curated summary of the tweets and resources on Storify that you can view here. I promised folks that I would share a summary blog post with links, questions, and resources. collection where I curate resources about content curation that are relevant for nonprofits.

[RESOURCE] Creating a Culture of Innovation – 8 Ideas That Work at Google

SocialFish

Receive Your Complimentary White Paper NOW ! “ Creating a Culture of Innovation “ Eight ideas that work at Google. We don’t have a secret formula for innovation, but we do like to share our eight guiding principles and show how we apply them inside Google.

Fundraising Resources from the TechSoup Global Network

Tech Soup Blog

Our partner in Australia and New Zealand, Connecting Up , is a great resource for social media tips in addition to fundraising.

Text Messaging Offers Valuable Resources During Pregnancy

Mobile Commons

But many new mothers aren’t aware of the resources available to them, and don’t participate in proper prenatal care routines as a result. Text messaging offers valuable resources during pregnancy. Good parenting begins with prenatal care.

Creating a Community Resource Guide for Visitacion Valley

Tech Soup Blog

The resource guide, available both online and in print, helps connect people to neighborhood information. The idea for a community resource guide came up during a community meeting with the neighborhood's city district supervisor, Malia Cohen.

Maximizing Your Resources

Connection Cafe

Through a lot of hard knocks & sleepless nights, I learned three important lessons that help me maximize my time and resources in a small shop that has big aspirations. This is when you’ll be able to sleep at night knowing you’re maximizing all your resources to help move the organization forward! We want to know - what tips can you share for maximizing organizational resources Author: Guest Blogger.

Four Resources to Help Get You Get a Handle on Social Media

Byte Technology

The post Four Resources to Help Get You Get a Handle on Social Media appeared first on Byte Technology’s Non-Profit Web Design Insights Blog.

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The top resources for telling beautiful stories at your non-profit

VolunteerMark

This post is your toolbox for resources you''ll need to do that - dig into it, and equip yourself to share the beautiful stories of the communities you serve You''ve got to tell your story to win over rockstar volunteers.

How To Create A Terrific Facebook Cover Image If You Don’t Have Resources To Hire A Designer

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

But what if you don’t have the resources to hire a graphic designer and need to do it in-house? How To Create A Terrific Facebook Cover Image If You Don’t Have Resources To Hire A Designer by Guest Post Ash Shepherd.

DIY Digital Storytelling Resources from TechSoup

John Haydon

To create and share inspiring stories online, nonprofits need both storytelling resources and inspiration. The Storymakers campaign helps nonprofits communicate better abundant resources on how to tell better stories, and get those stories noticed.