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Free, Online Nonprofit Organization and Management Development Program

A free, self-paced program for nonprofit entrepreneurs, leaders and managers, consultants and volunteers to increase their understanding of nonprofit organizations and activities. Each of the following modules suggests specific materials for review, topics for discussion and reflection, and activities to develop basic systems and practices. Various modules also include assessments and guidelines to record and monitor action items from current and previous learning modules. Module 1: Program Orientation -- Getting the Most from This Program; Module 2: Starting and Understanding Your Nonprofit; Module 3: Role of Chief Executive Officer (Executive Director); Module 4: Developing Basic Skills in Management and Leadership; Module 5: Building and Maintaining Your Board of Directors; Module 6: Developing Your Strategic Plan; Module 7: Designing and Marketing Your Programs; Module 8: Managing Finances and Taxes in Your Nonprofit; Module 9: Developing Your Fundraising Plan; Module 10: Staffing and Supervising Your Employees and Volunteers; Module 11: Designing Your Program Evaluation Plans (including outcomes-based evaluations); Module 12: Complete Fitness Test of Your Nonprofit; OPTIONAL: Module 13: Managing Ethics in the Workplace: Practical Guide for Managers


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