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


 

The Nonprofit Ready Podcast: Jacki Weber, Homeboy Industries

This 30 minute podcast is designed for nonprofit professionals interested in learning more about career paths in fundraising and development.

Why You Do What You Do - LinkedIn for Nonprofiteers

This 63 minute recorded webinar is designed for nonprofit professionals seeking to better leverage LinkedIn to support their career objectives.

Asbestos and Silica Awareness 117-03

This 60-minute online course will help you recognize the health risks associated with both asbestos and silica. You also will be able to identify ways to prevent exposure to these materials…

Optimizing Your Work/Life Balance: Maintaining Your Life Balance

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn techniques for achieving and preserving work/life balance as well as how passive, aggressive and assertive behaviors contribute to finding this balance.

The Project Framework - Part B

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

Can My Business Be a Nonprofit?

In this 1-hour recorded webinar, you will learn about different nonprofit business scenarios and which ones are ideal for nonprofit or for-profit work. This recording will help you ask…

Social Networking for Users

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn how to employ social networking services in a business context. Focus will be placed on the services available and using them in a professional…

Growth is Not Enough

In this 4-minute video, Kate Raworth, a renegade economist teaching at Oxford University, discusses how our politicians are hung up on keeping the growth curve rising. But does GDP really…

Environmental Awareness 150-01

This 45-minute online course explains ways your awareness can reduce the environment impact of various processes and tasks. In addition, the course describes the process of designing and…

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…

Everyone Ready: Building the Foundation for Volunteer Involvement

In this 70 minute curriculum from Energize, Inc, you will the basic principles of volunteer management, what your organization needs to have in place to support a thriving volunteer…

Having a Difficult Conversation

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn how to successfully navigate difficult conversations through such methods as creating and following a meeting agenda, fostering open dialogue, and…

Gettin' Creepy With It: How to Find Your Target Audience Within Facebook

In this 6-minute video, you will learn to use Facebook data to find your target audience. Facebook has a lot of data on everyone, and there are ways to find your target audience within…

Outlook 2010 - Getting Started

In this 1-hour online course you will learn the basic features and functionality of Outlook 2010, including an introduction to the redesigned interface, how to create e-mail messages, 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.…

Grant Proposal Red Flags

This 2 minute video is designed for anyone responsible for their organization's grant proposals.

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…

Electrical Safety 107-01

This 60-minute course will teach you to describe the flow of electrical current, describe common hazards of electricity, and practice safety procedures to prevent injury, damage, and death…

Google Intelligence (alerts): Does your Google Analytics account have a Watchdog?

This 5 minute video is designed for anyone responsible for managing their nonprofit's Google Analytics.

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.

The Nonprofit Ready Podcast: Pat Ross, Team Rubicon

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

Professional Networking Essentials: Developing Confidence

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn about the obstacles to effective networking as well as techniques for conversing with confidence to make a positive first impression and enhance…

Think Money First!

This 4 1/2-hour curriculum features David Greco, a nationally recognized speaker, author, and consultant on creating a more financially sustainable and effective social sector. David Greco…

Using E-mail and Instant Messaging Effectively

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn the tried-and-true guidelines for effectively using e-mail and instant messaging so your message is communicated quickly, concisely, and appropriately.

Everyone Ready: Connecting Social Media and Volunteering

In this 68 minute curriculum from Energize, Inc., you will learn how social media has transformed the way you can recruit and engage volunteers. In this curriculum you will learn about how…

Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are

This 21 minute video is designed for those interested in learning how body language can affect self-perception.

Introduction to Fundraising Planning

This 15 minute video is designed for anyone responsible for their organization's fundraising planning efforts. It covers the basic steps for creating your fundraising plan.

Secure Your Wi-Fi Router

Secure Your Wi-Fi Router. Tagged as: Compliance, Security

Project Planning - Part A

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

The Overhead Myth

In this 2-minute video, you will learn a new way to communicate about the true costs of nonprofits. By providing a simple visual guide to stakeholders, you can help transform the way we talk…

Fire Extinguisher Safety 104-02

This 50-minute online course explains the four fuel sources and the appropriate extinguisher to use to put out a small, incipient fire and apply the safest procedures for extinguishing a fire…

Becoming a Valued Player

This one hour webcast will present recent study data and lay out the tactical, practical steps required for this type of change.

Leading Virtual Teams: Managing When People are at a Distance

This one hour webcast focuses on solutions to the unique issues you face when managing in a virtual workplace, whether it be multisite, multicountry, multitime-zone, or all of the above.

Self-Management

This 8-minute micro-learning online course on self-management contains a 2 minute video, quiz, and summary documents. Your first management role is self-management. Without demonstrating that…

Excel 2010 - Applying Basic Data Formatting

In this 1-hour online course you will learn Excel 2010 tools and features that allow you to visually enhance the appearance of worksheets and workbooks. Data and cells can be manipulated and…

 


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