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  1. "Is This Normal?" Nonprofit Website Benchmarks in 2019

    May 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Smart Cause Digital What’s normal for a nonprofit website, and how does your organization website’s compare to others like it? Join Google Analytics expert Yesenia Sotelo as she answers questions such as: What’s an average bounce rate for a nonprofit website? How much traffic should we be getting from Google? Is our social media audience more or less engaged than normal? Bring your questions to this interactive training session!

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  2. What key faculty findings reveal for libraries

    May 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Library Connect Would you like to explore opportunities to evolve or shape new library services based on quantitative data? Join us for a presentation of the Ithaka S+R Faculty Survey. The presenters will share insights into faculty research, teaching and publishing practices, and ideas for how librarians could incorporate this knowledge into the design of programs and services.

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  3. How to Create Experiences WITH Young Children Rather Than Planning Activities FOR Them

    May 23, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Sponsored by- Early Childhood Investigations In the field of early childhood education, the focus has often been on planning an activity FOR children that is focused on coming up with a product. This session, presented by author, consultant, and DAP expert, Jacky Howell, will help you and your staff members experience a shift in thinking about classroom experiences. This webinar will be helpful for all who want to spark joy in young children and help them grow and learn. Join us to experience a paradigm shift in this transformative and exciting webinar!

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  4. Voter Perceptions of Libraries: Results and Methodologies of the 2018 From Awareness to Funding Study

    May 23, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Research Institute for Public Libraries What motivates people to vote in favor of library funding? OCLC posed this question a decade ago, which led to the 2008 report, From Awareness to Funding, which provided ground-breaking insights into voter support for libraries. Ten years later, OCLC and ALA partnered to conduct a follow-up study to understand what may have changed in voter attitudes and behaviors over the past decade. In this webinar, the OCLC research team will discuss the key results, suggest areas for action, and then will describe the methods used to create the survey, collect and analyze the survey data.

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  5. Walking the Walk: Engage Volunteers in your Volunteer Engagement Program

    May 23, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- VolunteerMatch Stop just talking the talk and start walking the walk! Learn how to effectively delegate volunteer engagement and management work to volunteers so you have the opportunity to "think bigger." We'll discuss evaluating your program for volunteer engagement, determining how best to deploy volunteers, creating a communication plan, screening and training volunteers to be an important part of your volunteer recruiting, retention and recognition plans.

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  6. YA Summer Reads

    May 23, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

    Sponsored by- North Dakota State Library Once again we’re gearing up for summer here in North Dakota, the perfect time to read some sensational YA titles. This May we’ll take a look at some early-year releases, the current hot titles, and the most anticipated YA books coming out later this year. We’ll cover everything from a girl investigating her father’s disappearance by entering a contest run by a virtual reality company to a boy who gets a second chance to reconnect with his ex-best friend when she dies and then shows up not-quite-dead at his family’s funeral home, plus much more!

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  7. Stories That Raise Money - 3 Strategies Your Nonprofit Should Be Using

    May 23, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Sponsored by- Donor Search One of the biggest challenges with fundraisers face with storytelling is wondering if what you are sending donors will actually resonate with them. A lot of time and resources go into developing a story, so it's tough when all you get in return in crickets. During this webinar with Vanessa Chase Lockshin, you'll learn insights on storytelling that your non-profit can put into action right away. You'll come away with clear, actionable ideas for your organization to tell stories that resonate with and inspire donors to give.

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