Creating Digital Inclusion Partnerships

Organizations and individuals at businesses and nonprofit organizations can unite in several ways in the pursuit of common goals for communities. Among these relationships are partnerships, collaborations, and short-term and long-term alliances. Community-wide digital inclusion coalitions and efforts can effectively spark conversations and promote an actionable framework to increase broadband adoption and use, build digital […]
Posted: April 3, 2019

Social Media Management

Managing all of your social media channels can often feel more like a headache than a task you look forward to. You don’t want to scratch your head over what to post on Instagram vs. Facebook vs. Pinterest vs. Twitter, and even worse, how to make time for it all. This course will demonstrate ways […]
Posted: March 5, 2019

Pay-to-Play: Digital Advertising to Drive Impact

Sometimes you have to pay-to-play in order to drive meaningful engagement online. Digital ads are becoming the cheapest and most effective way to engage new or existing audiences on social media and other platforms. Before you commit your dollars, make sure you understand these basics so you can help your nonprofit spend as efficiently as […]
Posted: January 16, 2019

Digital Inclusion and Decision Making

How can we measure digital inclusion in a community? This course will discuss digital inclusion and its dimensions and consider data tools that will help you make good decisions with digital inclusion in mind. The objective is to provide participants with a better understanding of the data tools available to assess the digital inclusion landscape, […]
Posted: October 11, 2018

How to Find Nonprofit Work-Life Balance

You’re amazing at what you do and committed to using technology to make the world a better place. But you’re overwhelmed by the daily barrage of emails, calls, texts, tweets, and meetings that seem to consume your life and stifle your productivity. You know there’s a better a way to manage the tech tools that […]

Digital Literacy and Accessibility

Digital literacy programs are designed to help participants overcome barriers to actively participate in a digital society. But what about participants with physical or cognitive disabilities? To address the needs of all digital literacy participants, practitioners need to ensure that their programs and spaces include people of all abilities.  This is possible when practitioners know the […]
Posted: June 14, 2018

Tech Integration Fundamentals

Unlock the power of connecting your systems to save you time and energy, and help your organization meet its goals more efficiently. Working with technology, we frequently hear about new services. This intro-level course will show you how to tell which systems and tools are right for you, and what questions you should ask to […]
Posted: May 9, 2018

Your 10-Week Cohort

This 10-week intensive online training cohort covers foundational topics in nonprofit technology that transcend department and job role. The Core fulfills one of the major requirements to complete the Nonprofit Technology Professional Certificate. Leadership: Culture and Change Management Transformative Leadership Digital Strategy Social Media IT Planning Data Management Metrics and Evaluation Campaigns In addition to […]
Posted: March 30, 2018

Engaging Your Community

In nonprofits, community engagement is often key to our missions—it’s how we get members, supporters, advocates, and donors. But how do you know which tactics work best? And what tools and resources are there to help you in your work? We’ll explore how you can use technology along the various stages of a community engagement […]
Posted: March 7, 2018

Anatomy of a Website Redesign

The website design or redesign process can be intimidating: You know a good website can support your organization’s mission, but how do you get from needing a website to a beautiful, functional, mission-driven “.org”? Whether it’s built in-house or by a consultant or agency, you need to understand the redesign process ahead of time so […]