Beth Kanter's Blog

SalesForce.Org Study: 40% of Nonprofits Planning To Integrate AI for Marketing

AI4Good

SalesForce.Org recently presented a webinar where they shared a research report on marketing and engagement tools, channels, and strategies for nonprofit organizations.    I was curious to see if they were tracking current or future uses of AI.     

In the survey, they found most nonprofits plan to focus on social media & advertising, fundraising and email marketing to build out their marketing strategy over the next three to five years.… Read More

#AI4Good: Augmenting Human Interaction

AI4Good

Allison Fine, my co-author for the Networked Nonprofit, and I are actively researching the use of AI for Good, in particular to scale giving and to spread generosity.  We are particularly interested in the human side of AI and how it will augment the work of fundraisers and support donors.… Read More

Just One Good Tip To Address Nonprofit Workload Stress

Happy Healthy Nonprofit, Leadership

When I facilitate staff retreats or workshop on wellbeing in the workplace based on the Happy Healthy Nonprofit, we do some reflective exercises, including taking the nonprofit burnout assessment, identifying stress triggers and reactions before creating a self-care plan and addressing cultural norms..… Read More

Artificial Intelligence for Good: A Few Good Articles To Read #AI4Good

AI4Good, Digital Strategy

Allison Fine, my co-author for the Networked Nonprofit, and I are actively researching the use of AI for Good, in particular to scale giving and spread generosity.  It was almost ten years ago that we published the Networked Nonprofit during the early days of social media and networks.… Read More

A Meeting Ritual To Get Rid of Unnecessary Meetings That Waste Time

Meetings, Organizational Culture, Resilience

The Meeting Escape Hatch: Ritual Design Lab for Org Change from Margaret Hagan on Vimeo.

I’ve been interested in organizational rituals that build resilience.  Being in a meeting that is a waste of your time can suck your energy.  … Read More