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NTC Plenary: Dan Heath, Flip the Switch

sketch by Hong Yee Krauker created on an iPad with Sketchbook Pro

The Friday plenary session at the NTC featured Dan Heath, Co-Author of Flip the Switch, and was all about organizational change.

Holly warmed up the crowd with a humorous slide show about the Internet connectivy.… Read More

NTC Day of Service 2011: The Art of Story Capture

This year’s Day of Service featured three different projects – a computer recycling project and installation of a wireless network in Washington, DC’s largest homeless shelter and  meal preparation at DC Central Kitchen.   Approximately 100 volunteers participated in service activities.  Event 360 was a sponsor for the Day of Service.… Read More

Google Launches Google for Nonprofits

I’m in Washington, DC for the Nonprofit Technology Conference hosted by NTEN.   After facilitating a panel at the Innogive Conference on integrating mobile into multi-channel nonprofit campaigns,  I headed to a special event hosted by Google to celebrate the launch of Google for Nonprofits.… Read More

Innogive Conference: Panel Integrated Mobile/Social Strategy for Nonprofits

Text Poll App from MobileCause

I’m at the  Innogive 2011 Conference today.   The focus is on Mobile Giving.   The format is a mix of Ted style presentations and interactive panel discussions.  I just finished moderating a panel on the topic of social and mobile integration. … Read More

SXSW Reflection: Using Social Media to Facilitate A Global Back Channel at a Panel Session

Over the past month,  I have been thinking about a couple of different ideas and how to incorporate them into training design to facilitate learning.       My questions are:

1.  How can we integrate content sharing and audience interaction in the right balance to unleash pearls of wisdom from both audience and the experts on the stage?… Read More