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The 9 Key Areas of Responsibility for a Nonprofit Executive Director

These are the fundamental parts of the job of executive director that are likely transferable to 90 percent of nonprofits in the U.S.

May 02, 2019

Operations

Three Ways You Can Help Save the World's Forests This Earth Day

How cutting back on use of paper can help protect forests, lives, and livelihoods.

April 25, 2019

Operations

Celebrating the Nonprofits That Protect the Earth

This year we’ve decided to celebrate Earth Day by offering special promotions to validated environmental and conservation nonprofits. Discover more!

April 19, 2019

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6 Steps to a Greener Office

We believe that small changes add up to big impacts. Thus, in honor of Earth Day 2019, we've gathered some tips to make your workplace more eco-friendly!

April 15, 2019

Web Development

5 Key Takeaways from the 2019 NTC Conference

Each year, TechSoup staff attend the NTEN-NTC nonprofit technology conference to catch up with the newest tech trends. Here's what we learned this year.

March 27, 2019

Project Management

Using Adobe Sign for E-Signatures at Your Nonprofit

Discover the benefits of using an electronic signature solution for your nonprofit. Find out how Adobe Sign (an Adobe Document Cloud solution) can help you streamline the document signing process!

January 16, 2019

Operations

How TechSoup Uses DocuSign to Serve Multisite Nonprofits

Securing signatures on critical documents remains a common challenge for nonprofits. Since TechSoup started using e-signatures with DocuSign, things have been running much more smoothly.

October 19, 2018

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What Could Impact Investing Mean for Nonprofits … and TechSoup?

Many nonprofits struggle to raise the money we need to scale. Nonprofits can get grants to develop new programs, but it's often difficult to raise enough capital from just grants to increase capacity. Does impact investment represent an opportunity for nonprofits to overcome this gap?

October 18, 2018

Operations

3 Tips to Streamline Your Document Management

The amount of paperwork that goes through an organization can seem endless and daunting. An online document management system is an automated way of organizing, capturing, and securing your digital files. Learn how to maximize the full potential of it.

October 09, 2018

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How the Nonprofit Sector Can Become More Stable and Sustainable

How can nonprofits build their capacity, expertise, funding streams, human capital, and synergy with stakeholders? What should they focus on? Learn more about the indicators of a sustainable nonprofit enterprise.

September 27, 2018

IT Security

Your Copiers Are Storing Confidential Information: What You Can Do About It

Modern commercial copiers and multifunction printers are actually computers with hard drives and network connectivity. They are as vulnerable to data theft as anything in your office's IT system. What can your nonprofit do about this?

September 14, 2018

Operations

Video: How Volunteers Can Use Office and Microsoft 365 F1 Licenses

Microsoft 365 F1 licenses were designed for first-line workers who only require basic software functionality (think flight attendants). They're also perfect for volunteer staff or employees working away from the office. Find out more about Microsoft 365 F1 licenses for nonprofits!

July 19, 2018