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Here are some of the 400+ free classes related to non-profit entities


 

The Role of Nonprofit Board Members in Revenue Generation

This 45 minute online course is designed for new and veteran board members seeking to develop or refine their understanding of their role in supporting their nonprofit's revenue generation.

Chlorine Awareness 117-06

This 60-minute online course will teach you to recognize the occupational hazards and potential health effects of chlorine exposure.

Culture Matters

This 5-minute video features a talk on organizational culture from author and HR expert Dan Erling, including the importance of being intentional with culture, its role in hiring, and how…

WebTalks - Skilled Volunteerism: Doing More Without a Budget

In this 30-minute Webtalk, Kristin Teti from the Taproot Foundation discusses the importance of skilled volunteerism to nonprofit work and provides strategies for structuring a successful pro…

Anyone Can Change the World

In this four minute video, Matthew Taylor, the chief executive of the RSA, offers a vision for the future - a world where every individual has the freedom and opportunity to develop their…

The #GivingTuesday Campaign Planner

This planner is designed to be a helpful tool for you and your team as you plan your #GivingTuesday efforts. It will walk you through all of the details and decisions you need to make as you…

Excel 2010 - Getting Started

In this 1-hour online course you will learn the basics of Excel 2010, including opening the application, creating new spreadsheets, entering data and, AutoFill features. It also provides an…

Ammonia Awareness 117-04

This 50-minute online course will teach you to recognize the health risks associated with working around ammonia. You will also be able to identify steps to protect yourself during general…

Conducting Meaningful Review Discussions

This 8 minute video is designed for managers preparing to conduct performance reviews.

Assertiveness: Toolkit - Part B

This 15-minute online course is designed for anyone seeking the tools to help them become more assertive.

How the Board of Directors Impacts Non-Profit Success

This 3 minute video is designed for nonprofit professionals looking to better understand the board's role in their organization.

Essential Skills for New Managers

Effective managers are essential to any humanitarian effort. New managers need essential skills to lead a team toward success on a humanitarian assignment. Through this curriculum, you will…

Simon Sinek on Intensity vs Consistency

In this 3-minute animated video, leadership expert Simon Sinek talks about how great organizational culture is achieved through consistency, not intensity. Sinek examines why workplaces…

An Appreciation of Depreciation

In this three minute video, you will learn how funding depreciation works. When a nonprofit organization owns a piece of equipment or property that they are going to use over a long period of…

A Leader's Guide to Motivating Employees

In this 30-page guide, the author's examine key areas of organizational behavior and management apply them to your nonprofit. The recommendations outlined are modeled after the ninth edition…

Going Beyond Boosted Posts: Finding the Facebook Ad Type That's Right for You

In this six minute video, you will learn about the different advertisement options within Facebook. You will learn about how Facebook serves ads to individuals that could be interested in…

Transforming Business Models

In this 4-minute video, you will learn the four core components of a nonprofit business model: revenue mix, understanding the cost of effective programs, infrastructure, and capital structure…

The Donor Retention Handbook

In this 27- page guide, you’ll learn why retention is so important, what it takes to convince a donor to give again, and how to foster long-term relationships with your supporters.o matter…

Project Management Fundamentals

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn the fundamentals of project management to facilitate projects related to your areas of responsibility within the organization as well as to…

Google Ad Words 101

In this 25 minute video, you will learn the basics of the Google Ad Words program, and how Google Ad Grants for nonprofits can help your organization gain visiblitiy and drive fundraising…

Know Your Audience: The Four Ways To Measure Your Potential Market Size

In this 4-minute video, Whole Whale CEO George Weiner takes you through four easy ways to measure the potential market size of your topic. You will learn about how to tap into the magic of…

The Nonprofit Ready Podcast: Pat Ross, Team Rubicon

This 30 minute podcast is designed for nonprofit professionals interested in volunteer management.

Transition into Leadership (Adam Bryant, New York Times Leadership Columnist)

This 1-minute video course describes the importance of fearlessness in the workplace. This video is mobile-friendly and includes a learner guide, summary, and transcript. Please note that…

How to Segment Your Emails

In this 3-minute video from Whole Whale, you will learn the importance of segmenting your email lists in order to achieve optimal open rates for your campaigns.

RSA Animate: The Divided Brain

In this twelve minute video, renowned psychiatrist and writer Iain McGilchrist explains how our 'divided brain' has profoundly altered human behavior, culture and society. Taken from a…

Gender Equality, UN Coherence and You

This course is composed of ten sections: 1. Introduction, 2.Language of Gender Equality, 3.Women’s and Girl’s Rights, International Commitments and Culture, 4.Gender Mainstreaming in the…

6 Laws of the Landing Page

This 6 minute video is designed for anyone responsible for their nonprofit's online marketing efforts.

Anticipating Project Risks - Part B

This 15-minute online course focuses on how to identify, evaluate, process and supervise project risks. The course is designed for anyone responsible for managing projects and/or programs and…

The Empathic Civilisation

In this 11-minute video, bestselling author, political adviser and social and ethical theorist Jeremy Rifkin investigates the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that it has shaped our…

Bloodborne Pathogens 103-02

This 50-minute online course defines bloodborne pathogens and describes the common diseases caused by them. The course also explains how to protect yourself from exposure to bloodborne…

Office 2010 Interface, Word 2010, and Excel 2010

In this 1-hour online course you will learn the functionality and interface changes new with Office 2010.

Overcoming Information Overload - Podcast

In this 13 minute podcast Christopher Frank and Paul Magnone, authors of the new book, Drinking from the Fire Hose: Making Smarter Decisions Without Drowning in Information, explain the power…

Being an Effective Team Member

In this 1-hour course, you will learn that being an effective team member involves putting the team first and setting aside personal desires and goals. By maximizing your contributions to the…

Acid and Caustic Awareness 117-02

This 1-hour online course explains how substances are ranked on the pH scale and describes general safety precautions and emergency actions employed when working with acids and caustics.

Storytelling for Fundraising

In this 1-hour recorded presentation, you will learn from Dalya Massachi, author of Writing to Make a Difference: 25 Powerful Techniques to Boost Your Community Impact. She will help you…

How to Get the Generations Working Together

This one hour recorded webcast will show you a practical approach to get the four generations working together.

 


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