Be Social Change Classes

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Be Social Change Classes provide year-round professional development class and entrepreneurship education to equip professionals, entrepreneurs, and creatives with the knowledge and skills for building purpose-driven careers, businesses, and lives. Through applied learning and practical training, we help people develop the 21st century skills for helping people pursue work they are passionate about and create lives that make the world a better place.

Our goal is to build social sector capacity by making professional development affordable and accessible to people looking to accelerate their career and grow their social impact. BSC Classes are divided into three categories:

 

Professional Development
  1. + Intro to Social Entrepreneurship – Opportunities, Challenges and Trends
  2. + Lean Startup for Social Innovation
  3. + Your Life on Purpose: Building a Foundation for a Purpose-Driven Career
  4. + Personal Branding with Purpose: Communicate Your Passions, Purpose, and Impact
  5. + Design Thinking – Strategic Problem Solving to Amplify Your Impact
  6. + Making Innovation Real: Finding and Farming the Small Insights that Lead to Big Impact
  7. + Ignite Your Creativity: Creating Conditions for Continual Innovation
  8. + Success DNA – Know What You Do Best & When You Do It Best
  9. + Using the Power of Storytelling to Scale Your Impact
  10. + Resource Mapping – Leverage The Power of The Resources You Already Have
  11. + Meditation 101 – Learn How to Increase Presence, Focus & Creativity
  12. + Mindfulness for Improved Productivity
  13. + Time Management: Finding Time To Do What Matters Most
  14. + Minding Your Money – Financial Management Fundamentals
  15. + Mastering the Art of Public Speaking
  16. + Negotiation and Persuasion for Increased Effectiveness
  17. + The Power of Effective Communication
  18. + Authentic Networking: Building Meaningful Relationships for Career Success
  19. + Blogging & Why You Should Be Doing it
  20. + 5 Strategies for Getting the Most out of LinkedIn
  21. + Social Media for Social Good
  22. + Excelling at Excel: Getting the Basics Down
  23. + Go Brigg or Go Home: Understanding the Myers-Briggs for Professional Development
  24. + Winning Negotiation Strategies
  25. + The Art of Selling
  26. + How to Become a Confident and Effective Facilitator
  27. + Managing Yourself and Leading With Others
  28. + Building Teams for Measurable Impact
  29. + Managing Conflict in the Workplace

 

Social Entrepreneurship
  1. + Intro to Social Entrepreneurship – Opportunities, Challenges and Trends
  2. + Lean Startup for Social Innovation
  3. + Personal Branding with Purpose: Communicate Your Passions, Purpose, and Impact
  4. + Design Thinking – Strategic Problem Solving to Amplify Your Impact
  5. + Ignite Your Creativity: Creating Conditions for Continual Innovation
  6. + Success DNA – Know What You Do Best & When You Do It Best
  7. + Resource Mapping – Leverage The Power of The Resources You Already Have
  8. + Using the Power of Storytelling to Scale Your Impact
  9. + Choosing a Legal Structure for Your Startup
  10. + Building Partnerships with Impact
  11. + Winning Negotiation Strategies
  12. + The Art of Selling
  13. + Crafting the Killer Pitch
  14. + How to Get Your First 5,000 Users
  15. + Online Marketing – How to Drive More Traffic to Your Website
  16. + Leveraging Good Design to Build a Strong Brand
  17. + Time Management: Finding Time To Do What Matters Most
  18. + Minding Your Money – Financial Management Fundamentals
  19. + Getting Your Books In Order – Accounting Basics
  20. + Budgeting for Social Innovation
  21. + Business Development for Social Good Organizations
  22. + How to Become a Confident and Effective Facilitator
  23. + Managing Yourself and Leading With Others
  24. + Building Teams for Measurable Impact

Organizational Capacity Building
  1. + Intro to Social Entrepreneurship – Opportunities, Challenges and Trends
  2. + Lean Startup for Social Innovation
  3. + How to Become a B-Corp
  4. + The Modern Social Venture Business Plan
  5. + Choosing a Legal Structure for Your Startup
  6. + Business Development for Social Good Organizations
  7. + Project Management Fundamentals
  8. + Getting Your Books In Order – Accounting Basics
  9. + Budgeting for Social Innovation
  10. + Online Marketing – How to Drive More Traffic to Your Website
  11. + Content Marketing for Social Impact
  12. + Building a Marketing Plan
  13. + Crowdfunding: How to Meet The Goals of Every Campaign
  14. + Facebook Advertising Fundamentals
  15. + Social Media for Social Good
  16. + Building an Operations Strategy to Cut Down Time & Costs
  17. + Consulting Fundamentals
  18. + Business Development for Scalable Impact
  19. + Community Management to Maximize Engagement
  20. + Social Impact Measurement
  21. + Search Engine Optimization: Raise Your Online Search
  22. + Leveraging Good Design to Build a Strong Brand
  23. + Becoming An Effective Manager
  24. + Building Partnerships with Impact
  25. + Hiring and Keeping Top Talent
  26. + Transforming Your Company Culture
  27. + Crafting the Killer Pitch
  28. + Nonprofit Fundraising: Looking Beyond Grants
  29. + Nonprofit Branding for The 21st Century
  30. + PR for Nonprofits

 

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