Webinar

Maximize Your Technology Donations Through TechSoup

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When: 
03/28/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Get the most out of TechSoup's variety of product donation programs and learn the ins and outs of the learning resources to help you optimize technology for your organization.

During this 30-minute tour and 30-minute 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 you. We'll also show you a peak at the wide array of resources to help you learn more about technology — from meetups to courses.

Protecting Patron Privacy in Public Libraries

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When: 
03/16/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

What is your library doing to provide a secure digital environment for library patrons? How is your library protecting the privacy of patrons in this digital world? Patron privacy is of critical importance to libraries, and should be a foundational principle guiding library policy and practice. It is included in the American Library Association's Code of Ethics and the Library Bill of Rights. As technology changes rapidly, libraries and librarians are working hard to keep up with digital security issues to better protect the privacy of their users. But this is not an easy task.

QuickBooks (Desktop) for Existing Nonprofit Users

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When: 
03/22/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
90 minutes

If you are already using Intuit's QuickBooks or need a basic refresher to make sure you've got your nonprofit set up correctly? Join this free, 90-minute webinar with QuickBooks Made Easy founder Gregg Bossen to expand on your existing knowledge.

QuickBooks (Desktop) for New Nonprofit Users

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When: 
03/08/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
90 minutes

This free webinar is best suited to U.S.-based nonprofits and churches who are novices or new to using QuickBooks Premier installed on your desktop. If you're already set up and using QuickBooks, please check out our second webinar in the series, QuickBooks for Existing Nonprofit Users.

Build a Strong Brand for Your Organization

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When: 
03/07/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Do the words design and brand guidelines make your toes curl and teeth grind? Does design lingo make you think you need to hire a professional designer or go to design school? This free, 60-minute webinar will introduce you to the foundational elements of design brand guidelines. Join Gopika Prabhu from Elefint, a design studio that works with social impact organizations, to learn about the importance and value of branding your organization and identify core elements of your design guidelines to help your nonprofit or library create a strong brand.

Should You Upgrade to Adobe Creative Cloud?

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When: 
02/23/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

If you're developing or designing websites, laying out graphics and print collateral, or editing images or videos, or you may have hit the proverbial wall in how much you can accomplish with consumer-grade tools.

Perhaps you've used individual applications like Adobe's Acrobat or Photoshop in the past and want access to the full platform of applications. Maybe you're using an older installed version of Adobe's Creative Suite and you're wondering whether it's time to upgrade.

Go on a Hardware Safari with Idealware

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When: 
02/16/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Do you break into a tech sweat when you think about tech planning for your organization? Learn the first steps in assessing your organization's technology needs so you can get started on your overall tactical technology plan. Join Idealware's Karen Graham in this 60 minute interactive technology audit that will provide you with the foundation for evaluating your offices to spot, identify, and document what hardware your organization uses and provide useful tips on next steps to complete a full assessment of your IT infrastructure.

You Can Do I.T.! How to Empower Library Staff with Basic Tech Management Skills

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When: 
02/08/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

The library field relies heavily on technology, but few front-line staff receive training in basic I.T. concepts that can build confidence when managing public access computer and working with patrons. The Texas State Library faced this challenge in more than 400 small public libraries in rural areas. They responded with You Can Do I.T., a friendly, approachable hardware, software, and networking skills training program. Join us for this free webinar to learn how you can demystify technology to empower others around you, no matter your technical ability or where you work. 

Grantwriting 101: Practical Information to Help You Write Successful Grants

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When: 
01/26/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
90 minutes

If writing successful grants is part of your New Year's resolution, this webinar is for you! During our 90-minutes with Alice Ruhnke, owner and founder of The Grant Advantage, we will highlight what funders are looking for in grant applications, cut through confusing grant-related terminology, detail each section of a typical grant proposal, learn how to systematically connect all the pieces, and outline ways to infuse your organization's strengths into your proposal to create the best application possible.

Get to Know GrantStation

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When: 
01/24/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Get the grants you need to support your library's work! On January 24, join GrantStation for a guided tour of their one-stop solution for federal, state, and private grants research.

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