Nonprofits & NGOs - Webinars

Innovative ideas to help leaders of nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations work more effectively (more)

Six Communication Imperatives for Every Changemaker

Presented by Ann Christiano and Annie Neimand

In this SSIR Live! webinar, we’ll give you six guideposts to help you be more successful by making the work you’re already doing more compelling. You’ll develop techniques to make your target communities care as much about your idea as you do. And you’ll learn the science behind great storytelling, compelling messaging, and effective communication strategy.

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Design Thinking

Design Thinking for The Social Sector

Presented by Thomas Both, Nadia Roumani, and Jeff Mohr

This unique two-part 180-minutes e-certification program offers you basic to advanced training in human-centered design and systems thinking through activities, illustrative examples, and case studies. This is produced in conjunction with Stanford d.School’s Designing for Social Systems (DSS) Program.

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Philanthropy & Funding

Is Your Nonprofit Shovel-Ready? A Donor Grantee Dialogue on ‘Big Bets’

Presented by William Foster, Mark Edwards, and Chuck Harris

This webinar will feature a candid and in-depth discussion between a major donor and the co-founder of a nonprofit organization that received a “big bet,” a $10 million plus grant. The webinar offers insight on how the donor identified the grantee, how they determined that this nonprofit would be a good risk, and how the nonprofit made itself “big bettable.”

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The Gig Economy (Complimentary)

Presented by Abigail Carlton, Willa Seldon, Conor McKay, & Sheila Marcelo

Today there are 36 million independent workers in the US who work outside the traditional employer-employee model. “The Gig Economy” will highlight insights and provide a forum for practitioners and thought leaders to share their observations on recent developments and emerging innovations.

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