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Over 200 expert-led courses, training, and events designed for nonprofits and libraries.
Data Analytics for Nonprofits: analyze for greater impact (in English)
Are you looking for ways to collect and utilize data more effectively at your organization? In this two-course track, experts from Rootid and UpMetrics will help you learn more about what data analytics is and how to better use data to drive action and make impact.
Data Analytics for Nonprofit Staff 101 will provide you a solid foundation of understanding around data analytics. In Data Analytics for Nonprofit Staff 201, we will get into more detail about how to put these concepts into action.
Learn more about each course from the links below.
Análisis de Datos para Organizaciones Sin Fin de Lucro (Grupo de cursos; en Español)
¿Busca formas de recopilar y utilizar los datos de forma más eficaz en su organización? En este curso, los expertos de Rootid y UpMetrics le ayudarán a aprender más sobre lo que es la analítica de datos y cómo utilizar mejor los datos para impulsar la acción y lograr un impacto.
Análisis de Datos para Organizaciones Sin Fin de Lucro - 101 le proporcionará una base sólida de comprensión en torno a la analítica de datos. En Análisis de Datos para Organizaciones Sin Fin de Lucro - 201, entraremos en más detalles sobre cómo poner estos conceptos en acción.
Ambos cursos son en linea y los puede tomar cuando le sea conveniente.
Non-Profit Data and Impact Measurement Mega-Pack (in English)
- Do you have more data than you know what to do with?
- Do you want to maximize your data so you can tell your impact stories?
- Do you want to build dynamic dashboards?
If you answered yes, then this course track is for you. Start with the basics of Excel, walk through the process of selecting, collecting and analyzing data with our data experts in our Simple Measures Course and develop your skills using PowerBI.
Creating an Engaging Virtual Event, Meeting, or Conference (in English)
Get ready to produce engaging, fun, and informative virtual events in this 2 course track! Planning a digital event is an exciting opportunity to engage audiences far and wide.
In the 101 course, you’ll learn the basics of setting up a digital event, as well as how to make the experience interactive for your audience. Learn how to use video conferencing platforms, and best tips and tricks for staffing, budgets and evaluations.
In the 201 course, we will look at how to create, build and manage a more complex event. We will explore best practices for creating a seamless audience experience from hearing about the event to post-event connections.
All two courses are on-demand and self-paced.
Engaging Communities Online (in English)
In this 2 course track you will learn to establish, manage, and engage your nonprofit’s community online. You’ll master the tools and systems you’ll need to successfully grow and retain your audience and stakeholders. Discover online community platforms where your audience can connect, interact, and participate.
In the 101 course, you will gain an understanding of gaming principles to apply to your community organization and engagement. We will take you through best practices and planning needed before you set up a program for your community.
In the 201 course, we will look at an expansive set of digital tools for managing and engaging your community. The course will explore examples of functionality applied for specific nonprofit programs.
Organizing Your Remote Working Team (in English)
Remote working has become essential overnight, and it is transforming the future of companies. In this on-demand self-paced course track, we'll go over tools and best practices to help you set you and your team up for success.
In Remote Working 101, we'll help you map out your digital needs for your work and, of course, communicate effectively through Microsoft Teams. Most importantly, you'll learn how to add some socialization into your day!
In Remote Working 201, we'll map out how to structure your team's virtual workflow and, most importantly, how to communicate effectively with your remote team. We'll explore the setup of a sample project on Microsoft Teams and how you can apply this to your organization. Lastly, we'll look at techniques for building creative collaboration and how to expand your world while working remotely.
Project Management Basics
You may not have the formal title of “project manager”, but may be doing the actual work of project management in your organization and want to know how to do this work better. Or you may be considering becoming a project manager in the future, or simply be curious about how project management practices can help your delivery. This introductory track of courses is designed for individuals with little to no experience of formal project management. We will look at what project management is all about, and why we need project management for the successful completion of projects
Teams for Nonprofits - Collaboration Tools (in English)
Microsoft Teams is a collaboration app that helps your team stay organized and have conversations. With the use of channels, a team can hold on-the-spot meetings, engage in conversations, and share files.
This track includes a free getting started course and an advanced course as well as a guide to help you maximize your benefits while using Teams.
Teams - Una herramienta para colaboración virtual (en Español)
Teams es una herramienta excelente para colaborar en forma virtual. Permite la comunicación y colaboración virtual en forma efectiva. Este serie le hará posible trabajar por medio de Teams para llevar a cabo efectivamente la misión de su organización.
Teams - Uma ferramenta para colaboração virtual (em Português)
O Teams é uma excelente ferramenta para colaboração virtual. Ele permite comunicação e colaboração virtuais eficazes. Esta série permitirá que você trabalhe por meio de equipes para cumprir com eficácia a missão da sua organização.
Teams - Un outil pour la collaboration virtuelle (en français)
Teams est un excellent outil de collaboration virtuelle. Il permet une communication et une collaboration virtuelles efficaces. Cette série vous permettra de travailler sur les équipes pour mener à bien la mission de votre organisation.
Social Media Marketing for Nonprofits (in English)
Social media success can seem elusive to the small nonprofit. Without the money to hire an outside agency or even a full time person, how can you keep up with all of the changes? Can you really raise money using these platforms? The good news is that small but mighty organizations can use the power and potential of these platforms to raise funds, connect with supporters, and drive impact. In this four-course self-paced series, we’ll share tips and tricks for running effective social media fundraising campaigns that accomplish measurable results. Whether you’re a total newbie to the social media landscape or you’re a social media superstar, you’ll walk away with new ideas for ways to use these platforms to connect with donors and elevate your fundraising.
*All course fees are non-refundable.
Email Marketing for Nonprofits and Libraries (in English)
This self-paced, five-course track will show you how to create and implement an effective email marketing strategy. We'll cover segmenting and customizing your email marketing messages and content for better results, goal setting, benchmarking and analytics as well as discuss the best frequency for your email campaigns to optimize your response rates and budget. Whether you are a marketing maven or a newbie, you'll come away with a deep understanding of how to integrate email with online and offline marketing channels for a successfully integrated campaign.
What Facebook Ads can do for your Organization (in English)
Sometimes you have to pay-to-play in order to get meaningful social media engagement. Digital ads are becoming the cheapest, most effective way to engage new or existing audiences on social media and other platforms. Currently, Facebook is the platform with the farthest reach and most sophisticated targeting. In this on-demand course track, we’ll share tips and tricks for running effective campaigns and getting the most out of your ad budget to drive impact for your organization. Whether you’re a total newbie to Facebook ads or you’re an old pro, these on-demand courses will give you new ideas for ways to use Facebook to further your mission.
*All course fees are non-refundable.
Facebook Advertising Seminar Series (in English)
In this on-demand seminar series, our Whole Whale experts walk you through the Facebook Business + Ads Manager and the fundamentals of ad targeting. We've answered questions learners submitted to the expert so you can get the information that is most important to nonprofits.