5 Webinars That Are More Fun than a Beach Vacation

sunset over the ocean

OK, I may have exaggerated a tiny bit. But if you're not relaxing on a sandy beach, why not learn some new tech skills?

Office Productivity in the Cloud

On August 18, learn about the ins and outs of using cloud office productivity tools, the benefits and limitations, and get help deciding whether your organization should make the switch.

Clear up the cloud

Training Your Staff on Technology: TechSoup Resources

Join TechSoup on August 23 for a tour of training resources available to help your nonprofit, library, church, and foundation staffers increase their technology literacy and grow their tech skills. Plus, you'll get a sneak preview of our first free online curriculum to help you become a better tech trainer.

Be a better trainer

What Can Libraries Count? Getting a Grip on Social Media Numbers

On August 24, come to this free webinar to learn from Laura Solomon, author of The Librarian's Nitty Gritty Guide to Social Media. She will help you gain a better understanding of what matters most when it comes to social media analytics in public libraries.

Get a grip

Get to Know GrantStation

This September 8 tour of GrantStation's website will provide tips on the most effective way to use all of the valuable resources the website offers. It'll include the extensive funder databases that can help you identify the grantmakers most likely to fund your programs or projects.

Grants, grants, and more grants

Building a Powerful Grants Strategy for 2016 – 2017

On September 13, this free webinar (normally $69!) will take participants through the process of establishing a grants calendar for the next 12 to 18 months. Cynthia Adams, CEO of GrantStation, will discuss how to design and adopt a Grant Decision Matrix before beginning the process of building a specific grants strategy for each project. This webinar will be fun, fast-paced, and filled with action steps.

Get great at grants

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