Webinar

Cybersecurity in Low-Risk Organizations: Understanding Your Risk and Making Practical Improvements

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When: 
02/19/2019 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Mission-driven organizations often need support in identifying and fending off basic online threats. For organizations with decentralized operations or a wide volunteer base, proper connectivity is crucial. However, many organizations want to establish an online presence quickly, and they ignore basic security steps, such as using a formal identity system or multifactor authentication. This webinar will guide resource-constrained organizations through:

Grant Trends and Common Mistakes: Make Your 2019 Applications Shine!

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When: 
02/06/2019 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
90 minutes

It is not radical to say that grantseeking is a competitive process. As pools of eligible funds continue to shrink and those in need continue to grow, it is difficult for nonprofit organizations to keep their heads above water. This free webinar is here to help. We will review trends in what funders are looking for in grant applications so that you can create the strongest applications possible. In addition, we will identify common mistakes and suggest solutions and resources to help you avoid these pitfalls.

Nonprofit and Library Technology Trends for 2019

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When: 
01/29/2019 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Join TechSoup's Senior Writer, Jim Lynch, for a lively discussion on what tech trends are in store for us in the coming year. You'll hear insights from Jim Lynch himself, as well as what he learned when he interviewed nonprofit and library tech experts about what they thought would be the most important trends of 2019. This webinar will be relevant to nonprofits, libraries, foundations, and churches. Here is just some of what we'll cover:

Get to Know GrantStation

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When: 
02/05/2019 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

GrantStation is your one-stop solution for federal, state, and private grants research. Hear Jeremy Smith, GrantStation's Communications Director, and Sara Kennedy, Director of Online Education, take you on a tour of the GrantStation website. This tour provides tips on the most effective way to use all of the valuable resources the website offers, including the extensive funder databases that can help you identify the grantmakers most likely to fund your programs or projects.

TechSoup Tour: How to Access Donations, Discounts, and Resources

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When: 
01/15/2019 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Want to better understand how TechSoup can help your library? Join us for our free webinar on how your organization can access TechSoup's wide variety of product discount and donation programs. We'll show you how to access our many learning resources to help you optimize technology for your organization. During this tour and Q&A session, we will highlight the ways you can make the most of the donation and discount programs for hardware, software, cloud applications, and services available to eligible organizations.

Payroll for Nonprofits and Libraries: 2018 Law Changes That Affect You

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When: 
12/11/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

In 2018, state, federal, and city governments together placed hundreds of new labor laws into effect, and they apply to workers in every industry, including the nonprofit sector and libraries. These recent changes affect fringe benefits, health insurance, paid time off, overtime, and more. Responding to these changes appropriately enables your organization to best serve your employees and to properly comply with legal standards.

Q and A: How Can a Nonprofit Best Utilize Remote Tech Support?

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When: 
12/10/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

More people, companies, and nonprofit organizations are discovering the cost-effective advantages of having tech support just one online call away. Remote technicians now can resolve nearly any day-to-day technical problem, so nonprofit organizations can focus on their mission activities and not technical emergencies. When does it makes sense to leverage this resource? What are the best practices for relying on tech support? We ask you, the TechSoup community, to send in your questions for our hosts to answer.

How to Plan a Record Breaking End-of-Year Fundraising Push

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When: 
12/04/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Between #GivingTuesday, fundraising galas, last-minute donations, and annual appeals, the end of the year can be incredibly difficult to navigate. But it's by far the most important fundraising season of the year. This webinar is designed to help your nonprofit take full advantage of the end-of-year fundraising rush, improve your online fundraising strategy, and surpass your goals with actionable and digestible tips and tricks. During this webinar, we will discuss:

Why Developing Technology Skills is Essential for Nonprofits

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When: 
11/20/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

As the pace of change accelerates and technology continues to evolve, organizations across all industries are struggling to keep up — and the nonprofit sector is no exception. Technology skills are critical to building the solutions that solve the greatest challenges for nonprofits. But developing technology skills starts by creating a culture of lifelong learners. For enterprise organizations and nimble nonprofits alike, learning is an indispensable element of success.

From Desktop to the Cloud: Why Organizations Are Converting

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When: 
11/19/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
30 minutes

On-prem vs. cloud? What solution is right for your organization? In this 30-minute webinar, we will focus on the current desktop environment and the factors that will drive increased cloud adoption over the next several years. We will also review why nonprofits need to be thinking about their digital transformation now.