Upcoming Webinars

When:
16 October 2018 - 11:00am
Duration:
60 minutes

Proper digital security is an essential piece of building a trustworthy organization. Nonprofits and charities rely on the goodwill of their donors and constituents to support them and their missions, so it's crucial that they have access to tools that will protect their data and infrastructure. In this webinar, Michael Enos, Senior Director of Community and Platforms at TechSoup, will teach you practical tools that your organization can use to ensure online security. We'll cover several major areas of digital security, including:

  • Social media safety
  • Maintaining security in and out of the office
  • Safety in the cloud
  • Data privacy and protection

 

When:
22 October 2018 - 11:00am
Duration:
60 minutes

The shift to the cloud allows nonprofits to further optimize their technology, allowing them to better serve their communities. The migration to the cloud also reflects a larger, global trend to move IT infrastructure to a cloud-based model. In this 30-minute webinar, we will discuss the following:

  • What is the cloud?
  • Microsoft's product offerings from TechSoup (from basic to a fully optimized product set)
  • How to register through Microsoft and TechSoup
  • Deciding what products are right for you

 

When:
25 October 2018 - 11:00am
Duration:
60 minutes

When switching to the cloud, many nonprofits wonder how cloud apps and services, such as Microsoft Office 365, G Suite, Box, and Amazon Web Services, will affect their organization's security. Cloud apps and software offer a multitude of benefits to nonprofits when it comes to keeping their devices and data safe. In this 60-minute webinar hosted by Deena Thomchick, senior director of cloud security at Symantec, we will cover the many security benefits of switching to the cloud. You will learn

  • Benefits of adopting cloud apps and services
  • What you are responsible for and what your cloud provider is responsible for when it comes to security
  • Risks to look out for when using cloud apps and services
  • How to mitigate risks with best security practices for email, endpoints (including laptops and mobile devices), content, and users

 

When:
29 October 2018 - 11:00am
Duration:
60 minutes

Mission-driven organizations can now raise capital in alignment with their values. Changes in securities laws, new intermediaries, and new financial tech (fintech) solutions make it easier for organizations to engage their supporters, both wealthy and not, as impact investors.    This session will be led by expert John Katovich, co-founder of Cutting Edge Capital and principal of Bequia Securities. It will feature an overview of new fundraising strategies that deepen community engagement while raising revenue.    This session will also introduce SVX.US. Based on the Canadian impact investing marketplace, SVX.US is launching in the U.S. in partnership with Bequia Securities. Its first offering will be TechSoup. This session will serve as a useful case study for new ways to raise capital from your community. 

 

When:
1 November 2018 - 11:00am
Duration:
60 minutes

As Giving Tuesday has grown to a global day of giving, this is a unique opportunity to engage with your donors, supporters, and volunteers — and raise some money! To help you get the most out of Giving Tuesday, this webinar will discuss:

  • Picking a campaign theme
  • Focusing on your audiences
  • Getting the timing right
  • Inspiring millennials
  • Making it viral
  • Using video
  • Harnessing social media
  • Making your campaign multichannel

 

When:
13 November 2018 - 11:00am
Duration:
60 minutes

With the world transitioning away from paper processes, a majority of forms are now going digital to improve efficiency and convenience. In this webinar, you will learn how to use the Adobe Document Cloud to:

  • Convert electronic or paper documents to fillable PDFs
  • Add relevant form fields, protect your document, and create your form directly in PDF
  • Navigate through new and updated features within the product you may not be familiar with
  • Help your organization rethink the way it automates, optimizes, and manages document workflows to reduce costs and increase productivity, security, and compliance
  • Implement electronic signatures to your documents, regardless of where you are and what device you're on