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Strategy made easy: simple steps to producing your strategic plan by Matthew Adams — last modified Nov 29, 2013 10:47 AM
Do you have a strategic plan that's gathering dust on a shelf? Are you about to write a new one or maybe your very first? Learn how to turn your plans into actions that will maximise your impact and will help you not just survive but grow!
Effective Communication by Alana Munro — last modified Jul 09, 2013 09:43 AM
Learn how to communicate with ease (listening skills, coaching skills, networking skills, counselling skills)
Thinking Strategically by Alana Munro — last modified Oct 31, 2012 03:28 PM
I'd like to learn how to think strategically and problem solve in the non-profit environment.
Introduction to sustainable funding by Matthew Adams — last modified Dec 04, 2019 01:01 PM
This three part course will introduce you to the concept of sustainable funding and demonstrate how it can work for your organisation. You will learn about the main sources of income and their characteristics, and improve your knowledge of trends in the voluntary sector economy - and what that means for your organisation. You will also gain the skills to implement a more sustainable approach to funding in your work.
How to apply successfully for funding by 47139 — last modified Oct 31, 2012 03:29 PM
I want to learn to how make successful funding applications. What are the essential things that decision makers are looking for?
Fundraising, finances and the future: four-in-one training pack by Matthew Adams — last modified Nov 20, 2019 11:26 AM
Look after your organisation's fundraising, finances and future with this four-in-one training pack. Whether you're part of a small to medium-sized organisation or an individual looking to improve on your knowledge of charity sector funding and finance management - this course is for you. With more than two hours of content included, each of the four courses is broken down into easily digestible sections so you can study at your own pace - anywhere, anytime.
Performance Management - Appraisals by Lykke Leszczynski — last modified Apr 24, 2014 11:19 AM
Why do appraisals? How to do appraisals? Outcome for the organisation and the individuals. Ideally from both a staff and manager perspective.
Commissioning and Contracts from the public sector by Paula Somersall — last modified Jul 09, 2013 09:25 AM
Addressing the best ways to gain contracts from the local authority/NHS. Where to start, who and how to approach etc.
4-in-1 Managers' training pack by Matthew Adams — last modified Apr 05, 2019 10:42 AM
Whether you’re a CEO, seasoned manager or looking for the next step up – this 4-in-1 managers’ training pack is for you. With more than 2 hours of video content with additional learning materials included, the courses cover everything from planning, implementing and evaluating your team’s work for the first time to improving your organisation’s effectiveness and competitiveness in this tough economic climate.
Getting your message across - effective writing for everyone by Matthew Adams — last modified Aug 24, 2018 10:48 AM
Does your job involve writing business plans, press releases, promotional materials, grant applications, web or social media copy? Our three part e-learning course covers effective writing for a range of outputs and will give you the skills and confidence you need to get your message across, clearly and concisely.
Preparing successful bids and tenders for the public sector by Matthew Adams — last modified Apr 05, 2019 10:54 AM
Get the help you need to win public service contracts with this four-part course. Covering everything from seeking out the right opportunities, to going through the actual bidding process and managing risks in service delivery, this course is essential to all charity managers and trustees responsible for bidding and tendering.
Communicating your charity's message: get the basics right by Cristina Tiberian — last modified Apr 05, 2019 09:58 AM
If you’re new to charity communications or need to step back and take a fresh look at the way you've been talking to your stakeholders, then this course is for you. Learn how to reassess your comms plan - segment your audience, hone your messages, and get those important supporters on board!
How to campaign: essentials of charity campaigning by Cristina Tiberian — last modified May 02, 2017 11:24 AM
Whether you call it voice, influencing or advocacy, campaigning is an essential part of charities' work. All trustees should consider campaigning if it can effectively further their organisation's charitable objectives. This course gives you an insight into campaigning, helping you to create your strategy, evaluate your campaign and ensure you always work within the required legal framework.
Trustee recruitment and induction by — last modified Nov 20, 2019 11:25 AM
Looking for a new trustee? Learn how to identify the skills gap your trustee needs to fill and carry out a successful recruitment with this four-part training course. It covers everything from planning the process, promoting your vacancy and making the selection, to evaluation and induction. It also comes with a host of downloadable templates, questionnaires and checklists to help you get the best people on your board.
Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons by — last modified Mar 19, 2014 04:03 PM
Hi I think your video may be out of date? CRBs are now DBSs aren;t they? And also I thought the legisation had changed to make the focus the activity that is carried out that gives rise to risk rather than having definitions of vulnerability of the people?
write better by 207632 — last modified Mar 12, 2014 03:07 PM
Recruitment and selection by Cristina Tiberian — last modified Apr 18, 2014 10:39 PM
Advice on recruiting staff for your charity.
Recruiting and selecting your charity staff by Cristina Tiberian — last modified Apr 05, 2019 09:48 AM
Recruiting an excellent candidate can transform an area of your organisation's work while recruiting the wrong one can mean lost opportunity, time, energy and resources.This course shows you how a well-planned and systematic recruitment and selection process can help you avoid costly mistakes and improve your ability to recruit the right person for your organisation.
Supervising and appraising your charity staff by Cristina Tiberian — last modified Apr 05, 2019 09:46 AM
A team who understand their roles, can perform them well and feel motivated to do so means your charity is likely to make a bigger difference for its beneficiaries. Make sure everyone is working towards the charity's goals by learning how to set up and carry out an effective supervision and appraisal process with this StudyZone course.
How to develop a better marketing plan by Cristina Tiberian — last modified Apr 05, 2019 09:47 AM
Having a marketing-oriented organisation can help you meet the needs of your supporters, beneficiaries and stakeholders in the most cost-effective way. Learn how to develop a better marketing plan by using PR Smith's SOSTAC® model which stands for situation analysis, objectives, strategy, tactics, actions and controls.
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