HOT Summer Seminars! Ready for you!
We have been honored to share knowledge with lots of great nonprofit and grassroots people this spring through our seminars and webinars. We are exciting to keep things moving this summer with even more offerings.
Aspiration’s Seminars and Webinars
Our no-cost lunchtime tech seminars and webinars are a space to join peers for one hour and make progress towards developing organizational processes, strategies and assets. We hope you’ll find time this summer to take part, either in person at the San Francisco Nonprofit Tech Center during our live seminars or virtually during our online seminars.
Tech Center Seminars:
Capturing your Data Universe
Monday, June 17, 2013, 12pm – 1pm
Knowing where all your organizational data lives is critical, especially when trusting online “cloud” providers. This live seminar focuses on keeping track of your “data universe” as one step in ensuring you are in control of it. Take this hour to build a map of where all your info online lives and identity what vulnerabilities may exist. Learn some best practices to storing this information, protecting it, and creating a back-up strategy.
- Building a Listening Dashboard
Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 12pm - 1pm
Many nonprofits use online communications channels to propagate messages. Help make your online communications more responsive, dynamic, and effective by building a listening dashboard during this live seminar.
View materials for this seminar here
Online Advocacy Tactics
Tuesday, July 9, 2013, 12pm – 1pm
This live, collaborative seminar will focus on tactics used by online activists to connect online presence with on the ground organizing work. We’ll lay out the steps to develop an online campaign along with examples of best practices of community engagement cycles. We’ll use this hour to enumerate, compare, and think through effectively using different modes of engagement. Emphasis is placed on treating engagement as both conversation and narrative over time, and to develop workflows to drive your online engagement process.
Paying for Technology
Thursday, June 27, 2013, 11am - 12pm
Nonprofits organizations struggle to find funding for technology and tech infrastructure. When the majority of funds are spent on priority mission work, not much is left over. This problem is compounded by the ebb and flow of grant funding not always favoring the funding of technology. During this interactive online seminar, we’ll offer examples of strategies to sustain technology at your organization.
View Paying for Technology Recorded Webinar here