TSNe-Bulletin: September 2011
Welcome to the TSNe-Bulletin, providing non-profit professionals, capacity builders, funders and partners with information you can use to strengthen individual nonprofits, the sector and the communities we serve.
Special Social Media Issue
- Social Media: Why?
- Building a Fan Base
- LinkedIn for Nonprofits
- Social Media Webinar Series
- Free Energy Assessment
- Green Tip: America Recycles
- Sectorwide Trainings and Jobs
Why Bother With Social Media?
Why should your organization be using social media, and what are the considerations you should build into a workplan?
Eight Steps for Building Your Social Media Fan Base
How do you attract people to "like" your Facebook page, follow your Twitter feed or subscribe to your blog? Idealware walks you through through the key steps one-by-one.
Ten Reasons Why Nonprofits Should Be Using LinkedIn
LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network with over 120 million members in over 200 countries and territories. Is your organization represented?
Learn to Create a Winning Social Media Strategy, Step by Step
The hardest part of getting started with social media is figuring out what tools your organization should use. How do you work through all the possibilities, hype and data to decide which channels actually make sense for your organization? This six-part webinar series guides you in crafting your own social media strategy.
Drowning in Jargon?
Don't forget to share some of your favorite - and least favorite! - examples of jargon encountered in the nonprofit workplace. TSNe-Bulletin readers will vote for the best/worst NPOJargon.
Recycling Beyond Paper
Did you know that America Recycles Day is Tuesday, November 15? Learn more about programs to prevent litter and reduce waste.
Free Home Energy Assessment
Third Sector New England’s NonProfit Center is partnering with Renew Boston to help Boston residents save energy and money. Boston homeowners earning 60-120% of the area median income (see eligibility requirements) qualify for a free home energy assessment and up to $3,500 in energy upgrades.
- Oct. 3 - Intermediate Excel Tips and Tricks
- Oct. 19 - Getting Your Job Search Together
- Oct. 27 - Advanced Facilitation
- Nov. 17 - Effective Supervision
- Nov. 30 - Be the Media
Happenings and Opportunities In the Nonprofit Sector
TSNE is pleased to announce upcoming activities and events from across the sector, as well as new resources available to nonprofit professionals.
This month we've included information on employment opportunities, as well as training and events.
MNN and AGM are again teaming up to bring you Leading the Way, to be held on Thursday, October 20.
Have a job opening, grant opportunity, publication or event to announce? Send us your sectorwide announcements -- including a relevant URL -- with subject line News Submission. SEND TO: firstname.lastname@example.org