I'm on vacation this week and next! We're visiting family at the Jersey Shore, but stopping in DC to take the kids to the Smithsonian and other DC highlights. You might see a few blog posts or tweets but don't expect a fast reply via email. Playing tourist in DC, it is interesting to see how much your online digital life impacts your offline life. The Smithsonian is one of the Networked Nonprofits we feature in the book. My kids, who had been introduced to the Smithsonian through the … [Read more...] about Visiting the Smithsonian On Vacation
Archives for July 2010
This year my work as Visiting Scholar at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation includes training, coaching, and facilitating peer learning sessions for grantees on using social media effectively, becoming a Networked Nonprofit. It has been incredible laboratory to put the big ideas in the book in practice. I've had the pleasure working with one of grantees in the Local Program, the Arts Council of Silicon Valley, to coach them in making the transition to being a Networked Nonprofit. … [Read more...] about How To Make Social Media Experiments Fun!
Becoming A Networked Nonprofit View more presentations from Beth Kanter. Earlier this week I had the opportunity to deliver a half-day training workshop for staff members working at Junior Achievement Offices at their worldwide conference. This workshop is called "Becoming A Networked Nonprofit: Using Social Media Strategically." The learning objectives: To understand what a Networked Nonprofit is and why it is important to become one in order to implement your social media … [Read more...] about Becoming A Networked Nonprofit Workshop: Reflections from Junior Achievement Worldwide
I'm so thrilled that the Networked Nonprofit has made it Australia! A few years ago, I had the opportunity to keynote Connecting Up, the national gathering of Nonprofit Techies hosted by Connecting Up. I'm thrilled that they shared a photo of themselves eating tim-tams and their #squirrel mascot! I just had to blog this. … [Read more...] about The Networked Nonprofit Has Arrived In Australia
This is a quick roundup of some of the wonderful reviews, blog posts, photos, and videos of The Networked Nonprofit. If you're in the Bay Area and didn't make it to our launch party at TechSoup, there's a book party in the East Bay on Friday, July 23rd. The staff of Donordigital Bay Area are throwing a #netnon book party. Join us on Friday, July 23, 2010, from 6 to 8 pm at Pro Arts Gallery (http://www.proartsgallery.org/) at 150 Frank Ogawa Plaza in Oakland, a stone’s throw from the Oakland … [Read more...] about The Networked Nonprofit Roundup: Bay Area Book Party 7/23