Beth Kanter\'s Blog

Do You Work for A Nonprofit That Promotes A Culture of Wellbeing in the Workplace?

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

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Gabriela Schneider, Chief Communications Officer at Issue One

A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog post called “Why the Nonprofit Work Ethic Is Outdated and Needs Change,” about why nonprofit professionals need to pay attention to self-care and bring a culture of wellbeing into the nonprofit workplace. … Read More

#40BetterHours: The Art of Single Tasking

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

As part of co-authoring my next book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout, with Aliza Sherman, we both are still practicing the ideas in the book around self-care and well being at work.    We talk about self-care as a holistic experience that goes beyond Kale smoothies and massages, although those things are nice.    … Read More

The Happy Healthy Nonprofit Book: Upcoming Activities and Early Reviews

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

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Credit: Rob Cottingham

We are just weeks away from the launch of the Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Impact without Burnout, my third book, co-authored with Aliza Sherman.    Yesterday,  I was honored to deliver the ending keynote, “From Self-Care to We-Care” at the Stanford Nonprofit Management Institute.    … Read More

The Happy Healthy Social Change Activist: Passion for a Cause without Burnout

Happy Healthy Nonprofit, Tips, Training Design

Last week I was honored to be a counselor at Museum Camp, an annual professional development event hosted by the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History (MAH). Each year they bring together diverse, passionate people for a sleep-away camp for adults where they  learn together through active, creative workshops and activities.  … Read More

Resource: The Social Media Toolkit for Nonprofits

Strategy

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The Skills Platform and Zoe Amar have created the Social Media Toolkit to aid professionals within the charity and third sectors.  I’m thrilled to have contributed a chapter

There are many guides to digital and social media. From Dummies guides to video tutorials, it’s all out there.… Read More