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


 

How to Track and Scale Your Efforts

In this five minute video you will learn how to track your Google Ad campaigns and how to scale your efforts with Google Analytics. Google Analytics will help you understand what is happening…

Project Management Essentials - Part A

This 15-minute online course is designed for anyone responsible for managing projects and/or programs.

The Effective Board Chair

This 7-minute video is an essential primer, and a handy refresher, for nonprofit board chairs, detailing the five key responsibilities of the position, and featuring key tips for managing and…

Excel 2013 - Advanced Formulas and Functions

In this 1-hour online course you will learn Excel 2013 functions in the Date and time, Logical, and Lookup and reference categories that enable you to quickly complete tasks and analyze data.…

Revisioning Overhead

In this 2-minute video, you will learn how to communicate true program costs to your supporters and potential funders. By providing a simple visual guide, you can help transform the way you…

Web Optimization

In this 25 minute curriculum you will learn the basics of optimizing your online presence. This includes SEO and A/B testing your online efforts. You'll also be introduced to a variety of…

Management Essentials

In this 1 hour and 30 minute curriculum, you will learn to become a more effective manager and leader. You will learn how to sharpen your decision making skills, how to guide your team 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…

WebTalks - Donor Management Systems: The Essentials for Nonprofits

In this 20-minute webtalk, we will hear from Karen Graham, Executive Director of Idealware.org, who is an expert on fundraising technology for the nonprofit sector. During this talk, Karen…

How to use Text Messaging (SMS) for Your Nonprofit

This 8-minute video explains how text messaging can offer a new, and highly effective way to reach your nonprofit's stakeholders.

A/B Testing: The Beginner's How-To Guide

This 9-minute video demonstrates how to conduct A/B testing. Data is valuable information, and it will always tell you the right answer. If you can’t find an answer run a test. This is…

Sharing Company Information on Social Media

Sharing Company Information on Social Media. Tagged as: Compliance, Security

RSA Animate: The Truth About Dishonesty

In this 11 minute video, Dan Ariely explores the circumstances under which someone would lie and what effect deception has on society at large. Dan Ariely is the founder of The Center for…

The Relationship Skills of the Manager - Part B

This 15-minute online course is designed for all levels of managers and team leaders.

Understanding Restricted Funds

In this three minute video, you will learn how to work with donations, grants, or individual contributions that come with a few strings attached. These could be restrictions on how the money…

Brené Brown: The power of vulnerability

Learn from the insights of Brene Brown's research and personal experiences.

Emergency Preparedness: American Red Cross

This 30-minute online course covers the basics of how to plan and prepare for disasters with a focus on earthquakes and home fires. This course is designed for all members of the public.

Making Your New Management Position Successful - Part A

This 12-minute online course is designed for new managers as well as those looking for a basic refresher on the core principles of management.

Mastering YouTube

In this 20 minute curriculum you will learn how to take advantage of YouTube's extensive functionality. YouTube used strategically can help you expand your impact and increase awareness of…

Master Emotional Intelligence

In this 20-minute curriculum, comprised of 2-3 minute microlearning courses, you will learn about the types of emotional intelligence and how you can improve your ability to manage your…

Assertiveness: Know Your Profile - Part B

This 15-minute online course is designed for anyone seeking to learn more about their strengths and weaknesses in order to become more assertive.

Shelter Fundamentals

This 2.5-hour online course will prepare participants to assist in the opening, organizing, operating, and closing of a Red Cross shelter. This course is designed for those individuals…

Online Outreach Tools Guide

Trying to decide if you should invest time and resources into tweeting or blogging? Have you heard the terms but are not sure what they mean or how they fit into your work? This can be…

Chlorine Awareness 117-06

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

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…

Executive Directors Guide to Human Resources

This 9-page guide focuses on moving beyond a “control and compliance” mind-set for managing people toward a mission-centered model that empowers people to do their best work, whether…

Succession Management Best Practices for Nonprofits: Part 1

This 49 minute recorded webinar is designed for nonprofit leaders seeking to better understand effective succession management.

Measuring Success - How to Evaluate Your Volunteer Program

This 15 minute recorded webinar is designed for anyone responsible for managing and promoting their nonprofit's use of volunteers.

Manu Prakash: A 50-Cent Microscope that Folds like Origami

This 9-minute video is designed for anyone interested in problem solving and development. TED Fellow Manu Prakash and his team have created a microscope made of paper that's just as easy to…

Eats, Shoots, and Leaves Your Site: 7 Data Grammar Mistakes To Avoid

In this 4-minute video, you will learn about the most common data grammar mistakes and how you can avoid them when presenting to your board, potential donors, volunteers and other…

6 Laws of the Landing Page

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

Preparing and Structuring the Annual Performance Review - Part A

This 10-minute online course is designed for anyone responsible for administering performance reviews.

Eats, Shoots, and Leaves Your Site: 7 Data Grammar Mistakes To Avoid

In this 4-minute video, you will learn about the most common data grammar mistakes and how you can avoid them when presenting to your board, potential donors, volunteers and other…

The Project Framework - Part A

This 15-minute online course is designed for anyone responsible for managing projects and/or programs.

Do More With Google Analytics: How To Set Up Search Console

In this short two minute video, you will learn how to configure your google search console. If your organization is using google analytics and ad words, you don't want to miss this video.…

Philanthropy Chat: Peter Kim on Nonprofit Funding Models

This 35 minute podcast is designed for anyone seeking to better understand nonprofit funding models.

 


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