training for nonprofit consultants and freelancers

Resources, Skills and Training for Nonprofit Consultants and Freelancers

Why you need Training for Nonprofit Consultants and Freelancers

Training for Nonprofit Consultants and Freelancers can make the difference between making money, or essentially, volunteering with a contract.

Like any business, its not easy. And for some, even what you call yourself can be confusing. As a nonprofit consultant, maybe you…

  • Advise nonprofits in a particular specialty?
  • Juggle freelance grantwriting between family responsibilities?
  • Are masking that you’re in transition between jobs?
  • Sell a specific product, but don’t like to be called a vendor or salesperson?

For our purposes, on this page, it doesn’t matter. If have or are part of a business that serves nonprofits with a product or service, we’re calling you a consultant.

By bringing you resources, skills and training for nonprofit consultants and freelancers we want to get you started, keep you going, and help you make a successful living while serving a sector that needs your help.

Training for nonprofit consultants and freelancers can take a lot of forms. Let’s look at what we have.

The Nonprofit Consultant Zone Blog

nonprofit consulting zone blog

  • Timeless advice from the author of The ThinkNP Guide to Nonprofit Consulting. Find nearly 200 blog posts on a wide variety of nonprofit consulting topics.

Books

  • The ThinkNP Guide to Nonprofit Consulting: A Practical Workbook for Your Success: Your Step-by-Step Guide to a Successful Business Serving the Nonprofit Sector, by Matt Hugg. This comprehensive book is an extended checklist with important information on nearly everything you need to start your consultancy off on the right foot.
  • Banish Your Bookkeeping Nightmares: The Go-To Guide for the Self-Employed to Save Money, Reduce Frustration, and Satisfy the IRS, by The Accountant Beside You, Lisa London. While Lisa is well known for her series of QuickBooks and nonprofit accounting training books for churches and nonprofits, this book is written expressly for you.
  • The Nonprofit Consulting Playbook: Winning Strategies from 25 Leaders in the Field, by Susan Schaefer and Linda Lysakowski. Susan and Linda, themselves successful nonprofit consultants, have pulled together a powerful set of 25 contributors who give their honest insight into nonprofit consulting.

Training for Nonprofit Consultants and Freelancers on Nonprofit.Courses

Your options for training for nonprofit consultants and freelancers covers a lot of areas. Below you’ll find resources for:

 

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Can a Room Kill You? YES!

This Course is FREE courtesy Guila Muir, who develops trainers, presenters and facilitators to make a difference 1 Lesson/ 3 ...
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Course Creation for the Nonprofit Audience: A Kickstart

This Course is FREE courtesy Cindy Nicholson, The Course Whisperer 1 Lesson/ 60+ minutes / FREE You have expertise that ...
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Teach Online with Zoom – Beginners Tutorial

This Course is FREE courtesy Teachers Tech 1 Lesson / 11 Minutes / FREE This video tutorial will show you ...
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Virtual Meeting Cheat Sheet

Get this resource FREE courtesy BreakthroughVisuals Get your FREE Virtual Meeting Cheat Sheet Want to hold engaging, successful virtual meetings? ...
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How to Build Your Personal Brand

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Shalita O’Neale 1 Lesson / FREE / 38 minutes Click here to see “How ...
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Ancient Threats, by Martin Leifeld

Ancient Threats is FREE courtesy of Martin Leifeld 1 Lesson / 1 Minute / FREE See more content by Martin ...
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Three simple tips for your next non-profit interview, by Nonprofit Career Coach

Three simple tips for your next non-profit interview, by Nonprofit Career Coach

Three simple tips for your next non-profit interview is a FREE course brought to you courtesy of The Nonprofit Career ...
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Annual Goals, by Martin Leifeld

Annual Goals is FREE courtesy of Martin Leifeld 1 Lesson / 1 Minute / FREE See more content by Martin ...
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Grow Your Revenue Without Asking For Money, by NextAfter

Grow Your Revenue Without Asking For Money, by NextAfter

Grow Your Revenue Without Asking For Money is a FREE course courtesy of NextAfter 1 Lesson / 48 Minutes / ...
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How To: Super Quick DIY Podcasting for Museums & Other Nonprofits Closed by COVID-19

This Content is FREE courtesy Better Lemon Creative Audio 1 Lesson/ Website Link / FREE At Nonprofit.Courses, we typically don’t ...
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2 Tips to Raise Major Gifts

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Amy Eisenstein 1 Lesson / 8 minutes / FREE See 2 Tips to Raise ...
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How to choose your online course topic

This Course is FREE courtesy Cindy Nicholson, The Course Whisperer 1 Lesson/ 3 minutes / FREE Still haven’t created your ...
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Show Me the Numbers! CX Metrics to Financial Results, Part 2

This Course brought to you by CX University 1 Lesson/ 41 minutes / FREE Show me the Numbers! Webinar Part ...
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Make Great YouTube Thumbnails for FREE with Google Drive

This Course is FREE courtesy Teachers Tech 1 Lesson / 10 Minutes / FREE Take advantage of Google Drive to ...
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Millennial Playbook Podcast

This FREE Podcast is presented Courtesy of Everything’s Not OK and That’s OK Listen to the Millennial Playbook Podcast In ...
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How to Structure the Lessons in your Online Course

This Course is FREE courtesy Cindy Nicholson, The Course Whisperer 1 Lesson/ 5 minutes / FREE If you’re creating an ...
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How to Find the Right Nonprofit Consultant!

Brought to you FREE courtesy of Shalita O’Neale 1 Lesson / FREE / 21 minutes Click here to see “How ...
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How to Survive—and Thrive!—In the Fundraising Industry

This FREE course courtesy of Qgiv 1 Lesson / 40 Minutes / FREE See: How to Survive—and Thrive!—In the Fundraising ...
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Staying Sane While Traveling to Train

This Course is FREE courtesy Guila Muir, who develops trainers, presenters and facilitators to make a difference 1 Lesson/ 4 ...
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VSDC Video Editor Tutorial 2018 - FREE Video Editor

VSDC Video Editor Tutorial 2018 – FREE Video Editor

This Course is FREE courtesy Teachers Tech 1 Lesson / 27 Minutes / FREE VSDC is 100% free, no watermarks, ...
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Movavi Screen Recorder Review

This Course is FREE courtesy Teachers Tech 1 Lesson / 9 Minutes / FREE Movavi Screen Recorder the easiest screen ...
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HOW TO LAND MEETINGS WEBINAR, by MarketSmart

HOW TO LAND MEETINGS WEBINAR is FREE courtesy of MarketSmart Get: HOW TO LAND MEETINGS WEBINAR Jerold Panas used to ...
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Rise Early, by Martin Leifeld

Rise Early is FREE courtesy of Martin Leifeld 1 Lesson / 1 Minute / FREE See more content by Martin ...
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How long should your online course videos be?

This Course is FREE courtesy Cindy Nicholson, The Course Whisperer 1 Lesson/ 4 minutes / FREE If you’ve decided to ...
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