Beth Kanter's Blog

Tips To Make Online Meetings Less Exhausting

Facilitation


Recently I facilitated an online session about how to get better at online meetings for Lightful in the UK where I am a Senior Advisor at Lightful, among other activities, facilitate online master classes for their BRIDGE programme.

Here’s an overview the tips and resources I shared.… Read More

Five Tips for Nonprofits to Avoid Virtual Fatigue

Facilitation, Happy Healthy Nonprofit, Online Meetings, Organizational Culture, Remote Work, Walking

It is uncertain exactly when we will be able to work together in our offices, although it is clear that our work will involve primarily digital connections with others for a while longer   While the cloud of the global health and financial crisis are weighing on us, the technology we are using as our life line is prompting a new ailment – exhaustion. Read More

#GivingTuesdayNow: Join me for Q/A Hosted by SalesForce.Org

Fundraising

GivingTuesdayNow is taking place on May 5th.  You probably have a lot of questions. That’s why I’m delighted to be participating in a Q/A along with Caryn Stein, GivingTuesdayNow to answer your questions on LinkedIn.

The best thing about this Q/A is that you don’t have to take an hour out of your day to attend a webinar at a particular time or listen to a recording. … Read More

The Secret To Successful Work/Life Balance When You Work From Home

Happy Healthy Nonprofit, Remote Work

This morning I facilitated a virtual mini-workshop for the Resource Alliance as part of its Plan C Online Discussions. The workshop,
Work/Life Balance: Tips Fundraisers During A Pandemic included fundraisers from many different countries. The interactive workshop focused on personal resilience tips based on my book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit. … Read More

Ways To Use Zoom Breakout Rooms To Increase Meeting Engagement

Online Meetings

We are only about one month into the world’s largest work from home experiment.  This means spending a big part of our day sitting in front of a screen that looks like the Brady Brunch. It has surfaced a new technology affliction:  Zoom Overload. Read More