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ventureneer, FREE ebookeBooks are insights in a succinct, easy-to-understand read. Ventureneer's goal is to spark your own thinking about what you need to succeed as a social entrepreneur, small business owner or nonprofit leader. Even though those roles sound different, they overlap a lot! So check out all the ebooks as we add to the collection. You may find something in one aimed at small business owners that really helps your nonprofit ... or vice versa.

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Ventureneer Social Media Nonprofits: Take Charge!
Social Media for Your Nonprofit: Take Charge! is a jargon-free look at the Big Five of social media, what they’re good for and how to use them, with links to expand your knowledge and examples to inspire you.
04/13/2011 - 2:24pm
Getting Ready to Grow: The Tools You’ll Need
Getting Ready to Grow: The Tools You’ll Need is a growth-preparation ebook that shows you how to magnetize your business plan, develop your financial reports, and present your ideas to investors, banks, and partners.
04/13/2011 - 8:36pm
Nonprofits and Social Media: It Ain’t Optional
Nonprofits and Social Media: It Ain’t Optional is a best-practices guideline for nonprofits and small business using social media initiating or expanding their use of social media for marketing, outreach, client services or advocacy.
04/13/2011 - 8:39pm
Scaling Impact: A Primer for Nonprofits
Find out: what it means to scale, how you get ready to grow and best practices for getting better by getting bigger.
05/25/2011 - 7:33pm
Use and Value of Resources by Small Business Owners and Nonprofit Leaders
Survey reveals the importance of peers to thriving small businesses and nonprofits.
08/13/2012 - 10:39am
Forget the Glass Ceiling: Build Your Business Without One
Forget the Glass Ceiling: Build Your Business Without One
06/04/2014 - 11:15am
Been There, Run That
Been There, Run That is an entrepreneur’s toolkit. Forty-five alumnae and advisors from the Springboard community share their experiences from the trenches of technology, media, e-commerce and life science companies for the benefit of entrepreneurs. Springboard is providing a glimpse of the book and introduction to crowdfunding by making available its Crowdfunding (and Crowdfinance) 101 chapter by Luan Cox, a crowdfunding expert and founder of Crowdnetic.
01/23/2015 - 8:29pm
A Hidden Opportunity for Female Entrepreneurs to Surpass Male Counterparts in in Start-up and Growth Funding
04/28/2015 - 3:52pm
Financing Can Break the Glass Ceiling For Women Entrepreneurs
Financing is a key ingredient in growing companies big. Women entrepreneurs start their businesses with half as much funding as their male counterparts. Find out where women are getting the money they need to start and grow their businesses.
04/11/2016 - 8:37pm
3 Secrets for Breaking Through the $1 Million Revenue Ceiling
PowerPoint Presentation
03/15/2017 - 6:33pm